Business start-up

Most people who start up in business do so because they have recognised a market opportunity and they have the self-belief and determination to make it succeed. At Christie Griffith we can take care of the financial structures of the business and will give you the help you need to succeed.

The legal, financial, and fiscal aspects of running a business can often seem daunting, and even off-putting, to the budding entrepreneur. The good news is that you do not need to be an expert in these fields to succeed. All you need is the support of a team of trained experts and that is where Christie Griffith fits in. Bring us your business ideas and we will help you to evaluate them in a constructive and realistic manner. We can also help you:

  • Raise finance for your business
  • Decide on the most suitable structure for your business - sole trader, partnership, or limited company
  • Prepare a business plan, cashflow projections, budgets, and trading forecasts
  • Assess your finance requirements and draw up the necessary proposals
  • Advise on the best sources of finance including public sector grants and awards
  • Establish a good working relationship with your bank
  • Complete any registration procedures with Companies House, Inland Revenue, or Customs and Excise
  • Deal with company secretarial issues
  • Set up a recording system for your internal use and for complying with statutory requirements
  • Provide access to our Corporate Finance Services