SFC is the most active Seed investment firm in the UK, having backed more than 220 early-stage ventures since 2012. Investors can invest either directly as business angels or through our fully-managed SEIS and EIS funds. Our approach aims to maximise potential returns whilst lowering the risk associated with very early-stage investments.

01Why SFC?

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Reducing Risk

We mitigate some of the risks associated with SEIS and EIS through diversification. Every year, we invest in over 50 companies across various sectors from Consumer Goods to B2B Software and Life Sciences, bringing diversity to investors' portfolios.

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A Proven Strategy

We look for ambitious entrepreneurs and help them build scalable businesses. For our investors, we build diversified portfolios of high-potential SEIS and EIS eligible opportunities in order to optimise the risk/return profile of seed investments.

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Post-Investment Support

Our involvement does not end with the investment. We continue to assist investors and entrepreneurs on their journey to achieving a successful exit.

02Fund investment opportunities

SFC Angel Fund VII EIS SFC Angel Fund VII EIS

SFC Angel Fund VII EIS

Invest in the Top 10% performers of SFC’s existing portfolio.
Raising £10M EIS


Invest in a portfolio of innovative new businesses across the UK
Raising £20M SEIS

03Direct investment opportunities

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Providing digital tools to support the care industry.
Raising £150,000 EIS
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Immaculate Vegan Ltd

The world’s premier online vegan fashion destination.
Raising £300,000 EIS
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Selfish Darling

Online booking platform covering everything related to the female body & mind.
Raising £200,000 SEIS/EIS
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Medwise AI Ltd

Instant answers to your clinical questions
Raising £500,000 SEIS/EIS
Novai Novai


Combining a new biomarker with AI to identify cellular level disease activity.
Raising £500,000 EIS
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4D Biomaterials

3D printing technology for biodegradable, biocompatible medical devices.
Raising £850,000 EIS
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Providing access to productive working spaces for modern mobile professionals.
Raising £400,000 EIS
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Smart ordering platform across bars, pubs and restaurants. Seamless experience.
Raising £300,000 SEIS/EIS
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Teacher Tapp

The app teachers tapp to make schools smarter.
Raising £700,000 EIS
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Simplifying end of life admin and leading death care into the digital age
Raising £500,000 EIS
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Faace Limited

For skin disrupted by life
Raising £150,000 SEIS/EIS
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A cooking platform for chefs to build their community.
Raising £450,000 EIS
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Corporate Giving - Your Donation, Your Community.
Raising £650,000 SEIS/EIS
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Sales-boosting virtual experiences for businesses in fashion and art.
Raising £500,000 EIS
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Liminal Health

Liminal Health coaches your employees to better health.
Raising £250,000 EIS
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Cyberselves - Connecting Humans to Robots
Raising £300,000 SEIS/EIS
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Personalised skincare experiences
Raising £600,000 SEIS/EIS

04SEIS/EIS tax calculator

Profit & Loss

The (Seed) Enterprise Investment Schemes are tax-efficient schemes designed to incentivise early stage investments. SEIS and EIS offer generous tax benefits to individuals investing in British startups. Try our SEIS/EIS Tax Calculator to find out the potential tax reliefs you can benefit from by investing in qualifying startups.