Founded in 2015, Risq Ventures Ltd (Risq) is a private investment firm, specialising in growth acceleration for innovative UK companies serving the financial services sector. Risq’s investments in this sector are focused on high-growth data and information service providers.
Risq Ventures Ltd is an Appointed Representative of Momentum Broker Solutions Ltd, which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.
Risq comprises a team of experienced entrepreneurs who have successfully taken businesses from concept through formation and growth to successful trade sale, run big businesses and have lived through the highs and lows of the last 20 years in the property, insurance and tech industries.
Risq works with key stakeholders to make investments in businesses, identify mergers or acquisitions and strategic alliances in the residential and commercial property sectors. Its most recent investment was in Terrafirma Mine Searches Ltd in October 2016, replacing some of the existing external shareholdings. Terrafirma specialise in the innovation and provision of ground instability risk assessment to the UK’s legal sector.
Risq also provides an incubator facility in Bristol to provide start-ups with expertise and seed funding for preliminary operations, such as market research and product development.
Estatesearch™ is a trading division of Risq Ventures and has been developed by Risq in conjunction with market knowledge experts, providing a solution for probate professionals to identify and mitigate the financial liabilities associated with a deceased's estate.