Expansion of GetSet for Growth service set to unlock growth potential of ambitious SMEs

October 1, 2015

GetSet for Growth has just launched five new services across the West Midlands, West of England, South West, Solent and East of England, supported by the Regional Growth Fund.
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GetSet for Growth celebrates successful ERDF pilot programme

July 28, 2015

28 July, 2015 YTKO Group’s GetSet for Growth service has completed delivery of its pilot programme in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, exceeding all targets in and has been declared an overwhelming success. GetSet for Growth’s approach is informed by YTKO Group’s 30 years of private …
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Setting the benchmark: £3.36 value for every £1 invested in Outset

April 13, 2015

Outset delivers a return of £3.36 of social, economic and financial value for every £1 invested.
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GetSet for Growth selected as national delivery partner of the Regional Growth Fund

February 12, 2015

YTKO’s GetSet For Growth is set to expand its investment readiness services to growth-oriented businesses around England following its selection as a national delivery partner of the Regional Growth Fund.
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GetSet for Growth secures £1.8m in finance for businesses in Cornwall and The Isles of Scilly

January 26, 2015

GetSet for Growth secures £1.8m in finance for businesses in Cornwall and The Isles of Scilly. This impressive milestone is the total target as originally set by the ERDF and has been achieved six months ahead of schedule.
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£1 million Start Up Loans distributed by Outset Finance

January 15, 2015

Our Outset Finance service, a national Start Up Loans delivery partner, is celebrating the start of 2015 with the achievement of a major milestone: £1 million + Start Up Loans secured for clients around the country.
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Ending the year with rounded figures…4,000 of them

December 31, 2014

As the year draws to a close, YTKO’s Outset service is celebrating national success, having supported the creation of 4,009 new businesses and 4,435 new jobs around the country – just six months after the service celebrated it’s 3,000 business …
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Show me the money

October 28, 2014

In this comment piece, Bev Hurley, Chief Executive of YTKO Group, asks why policymakers insist on seeing “access to finance” as a purely financial issue. Read on to find out why it is just as important, if not more so, …
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Bev Hurley appointed Fellow of Cambridge University’s new Centre for Social Innovation

YTKO Group Chief Executive, Bev Hurley has been appointed as a Fellow of the Centre for Social Innovation, a new unit of the Judge Business School, University of Cambridge. The Centre will act as a platform for research and engagement with …
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Self-employment: is it “job done”?

September 3, 2014

In this comment piece, Peter White, YTKO Founder and Chairman, discusses why mainstream enterprise creation now needs greater public support, as it provides greater employment for our national and local economies. The Office for National Statistics recently reported that 15% …
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