KNOWLEDGE BASE UK Startup Community


October 30th, 2019 Update: On March 29, 2017, UK Prime Minister Theresa May triggered Article 50, which formally started the process whereby the UK will leave the European Union. The original plan was for the UK to leave the EU on March 29th, 2019 but the process has proven to be very complicated and dates and outcomes have continued to shift. On October 28th, 2019, the EU agreed to push the extension deadline to January 31, 2020. 

We will continue to update this bulletin as information is provided.


Expansion Guide - The UK Startup Community


Many countries have vibrant startup communities with VCs and angel investors. The strength of, and support for, startups in any given country may also play into your decision to expand there. 


Review the Startup Community segment in the Ways To Do Business In The UK section to find out how the UK startup community can support your business.

Narrow down your list of potential cities where you would like to locate in the UK, including which areas focus on your kind of business
Find out what government-supported startup loans are available
Find the EU investors that could potentially be interested in your business 



Globig Knowledge Base

Learn more about the UK startup community in this related Globig Knowledge Base section.

Ways To Do Business In The UK


Globig Resources

Use these resources if you would like to learn more on your own. 

Telefonica’s report: The Rise of the UK Accelerator and Incubator Ecosystem

Daily Telegraph article containing an interactive map of incubators and accelerators in London

Daily Telegraph article containing an interactive map of incubators and accelerators outside of London

Information on Uk government startup loans


Globig Marketplace

Are you ready to explore what service providers are available to help you on the ground in the UK?

The Globig Marketplace contains vetted, quality service providers who can help you. Review your options, learn more about them, and even send them an RFI. 



Do you have additional questions or want some help?

Globig is here for you.  Send us a message and we'll get back to you right away to assist you in your global expansion. 

KNOWLEDGE BASE UK Startup Community