Case Study – How Innovate UK and Early Metrics provided relief to SMEs affected by COVID-19
By Anais Masetti - 01 July 2020
To accelerate loan application for SMEs affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, Innovate UK partnered with Early Metrics.
As part of the Covid-19 support package provided by the UK government to SMEs, Innovate UK launched the Continuity Loan program which makes available £210 million in loans to Innovate UK award holders.
To provide this relief plan in a timely manner, several challenges had to be tackled:
- Accelerate the application and candidate assessment process
- Collect data in a single, intuitive platform
- Enable fast yet accurate decision-making based on data and scoring
- Provide a solution that can be integrated within existing systems
Download the case study to find out how Early Metrics and Innovate UK were able to solve these challenges together.