Matchmaking

Posted by | March 4, 2016
DEALS, DEALS, DEALS

How come businesses that have been labelled “investment-ready” rarely receive an investment? How come businesses complain they perceive access to capital to be a major hurdle, whilst investors complain there...

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Posted by | June 17, 2015
Impact Investing: a trip to Rwanda!

  BiD Network strives to fulfill its mission in helping investors gain access to capital. We achieve this through our matchmaking services and different events aimed at connecting entrepreneurs with angel/impact...

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Posted by | June 4, 2015
Success story: investment for Ugandan eco-resort Banana Village

  21 years ago, Jemimah Semakadde started an eco-resort near Entebbe in Uganda. Initially meant as affordable holiday accommodation for local travelers, today Banana Village welcomes visitors from all over...

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Posted by | March 27, 2015
BiD Network’s first Investor Cocktail of the Year

Yesterday we organized a cocktail for our network of investors. The event took place in Amsterdam and was the first of a number of matchmaking activities to happen this year....

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Posted by | July 24, 2014
Press release – CATALIST program Uganda

BiD Network and the International Fertilizer Development Center have signed an agreement for a program that aims to improve the performance, business plans and access to finance of SMEs in...

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Posted by | July 3, 2014
A Gaza-based Initiative to Boost e-Businesses via Online Crowdfunding

A group of entrepreneurs from the Gaza strip have recently launched an initiative called 'Gaza e-Business' to help local producers and inventors reach customers and interested people overseas using the Indiegogo crowd...

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Posted by | December 10, 2013
Looking back at the Jordan Pitching Event 2013

On November 21 2013 the Jordan Pitching Event ‘Sharaka’ took place in Amman, Jordan. The event, organized with our partners Business Development Center (BDC) Jordan, Business Women Forum Palestine, Business and Technology Incubator...

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Posted by | December 6, 2013
Report of Growing SMEs East Africa 2013

Thursday the 21st of November Rwanda Development Board (RDB), BiD Network and JCI Rwanda organized the 9th International and 2nd East African edition of the Growing SMEs – Connect.Exchange.Invest. – conference at the Lemigo Hotel...

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Posted by | October 25, 2013
Growing SMEs East Africa: November 21, 2013

  “Growing SMEs Connect.Exchange.Invest”, the premium international conference for ambitious entrepreneurs and investors returns to the East African Region in Kigali, Rwanda, on November 21 of this year.  Kigali Rwanda,...

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Posted by | May 6, 2013
Women in Business 2013: 16 women looking to grow their business in emerging markets

BiD Network, in collaboration with ING, ICCO and United Success, are delighted to announce the 16 semi-finalists of Women in Business Challenge 2013. In the fourth edition of the business plan competition...

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