start your own business17 Jul 2018

Start your own business: Everything you need to know

It’ll come as no surprise to you that to start your own business is a huge decision. You’ll need drive, motivation, and a message that you believe in with your entire heart and soul. In fact, over 84% of small business owners say they’d never do it again! So if you’ve started to think about lift-off, know there’s a few tips and tricks we’d like to share with you - to help guide you along

casual investor26 Jun 2018

What casual investors can do for you

So, here’s the moment. You, a vibrant new entrepreneur with a taste for business and an idea that you believe in with all your heart and soul; you’re ready. Ready to take the first precious steps toward success, you can see it, taste it - it’s there over the horizon with just a little way to jump. You’ve already worded your back-of-an-envelope business plan, and there’s just one thing that’s in the way of you

good investor22 Jun 2018

How to find a good investor opportunity

First, let us say congratulations! We’ve all had that great business idea, the one little niche we know we could fill if we just had the resources, or the capital. But to get to the point where you seriously consider investment options takes hard work, dedication, and more than a few sleepless nights. So, at RDI we’d thought we’d share this pearl of wisdom with you: your next step is crucial in the make or

future for cryptocurrency?13 Jun 2018

What’s the future for cryptocurrency?

Cryptocurrency is an innovation that is at forefront of everyone’s mind. These days, it seems like everything is based on Cryptocurrency, a new type of tender that uses Blockchain technology to secure and monitor transactions. But, like any investment in new capital, we at RDI know you have your doubts. You’d be quite right to ask what Blockchain is? And what exactly is the future for cryptocurrency? Well, we at RDI have a few predictions. 

12 Jun 2018

Angel investor success stories of 2017

Angel investment is a tricky business. Taking any idea through to fruition is difficult and requires a deal of luck. Therefore, any angel investor success stories should be applauded. According to this report, 2017 was a record year for seed investments in startups, with over 820 deals being done. To mark this milestone, we’re looking back at some of the most inspiring angel investor success stories of 2017. Big hit for an ex-cricketer Farokh Engineer,

start small with your business5 Jun 2018

Why you should start small with your business idea

Launching a commercial venture needn't take months. At RDI investments, we pride ourselves on our active search for the hottest new idea or app that’s on course to take the world by storm. If you’re ready to enter the world of business, you might have started to feel a little overwhelmed. But, never fear. We’re here to tell you, you should start small with your business idea. Just remember, Facebook was initially coded in 30

digital ordering apps31 May 2018

How apps are revolutionising digital ordering

Gone are the days when we had to leave the house. Kind of. Whilst we all do still need to occasionally venture out and about, however, we do now live in a time when almost anything we could wish for can be brought to our door. Not only that, these things can often arrive in a matter of hours rather than days. Apps have been at the forefront of this digital ordering revolution. Whether its

needs an app22 May 2018

Why your business needs an app

If you’d asked us at RDI when we were but children, we’d never have been able to predict the extent of technology’s synthesis into the modern vernacular; and why it means your business needs an app. Back then, we had to call our mates on our landline, only after 7pm (because then it was free), and we had to hang-up if someone needed to use the internet. Yes, it was a dire as it sounds.

idea to investment15 May 2018

3 Inspirational people who have gone from idea to investment

Seeing an idea to investment can sometimes feel like an impossible task. Competition is fierce and more and more investors are shying away from risks. However, whenever you feel like that, take a look at these inspirational tales of industry success. These individuals all managed to find a way to take their idea to investment, and success thereafter.   1. Levi Roots Where else could we begin but with the man who put music in

angel investor8 May 2018

5 Top tips for when looking for an angel investor

Angel investors are the most likely way for you to be able to find funding and investment for your company. Angel investors tend to be wealthy individuals or groups who are willing to put forward sums of cash in order to help a burgeoning enterprise to take its first steps. Unlike venture capitalists, an angel investor will invest their own wealth into a company. Usually this will be in return for convertible debt or equity