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0/ Summary of government's Future Fund for startups (match-funded convertible loan notes) launching May 2020 

1/ Launches May 2020. Delivered by @BritishBBank. Govt to provide convertible loan notes of £125k to £5m but subject to at least equal match funding from private investors.

2/ Eligibility includes (1) must be UK company (2) must get match-funding from private investors (3) previously raised equity investment of at least £500k in last 5 years

3/ Headline terms: (1) 20% discount on conversion (2) no valuation cap and (3) 8% coupon (4) 36 month term (if investors agree a higher discount, coupon, or if a cap is set, government benefits from these too.

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