peacefulfish is the consulting department from Investment Network Media Deals. We are supporting the creative industries by developing innovative financial instruments and strategies to foster the growth of creative businesses and countries/regions.

Created in 2000, peacefulfish offers research expertise for the global content industry, in areas such as the film, television, gaming, Music and innovation in digital media sector.

With our long-standing experience in the creative economy, we build on a unique understanding of equity, debt and public financing and capacity-building for the culture and creative industries.

Due to our integral insight into business planning, SME-support and public-private investment models, we assist in market study and research with a focus on funding instruments, incentives and sustainability impact.

Our services range from business consulting, the bespoke design of financing tools, capacity-building and project- /network management; to conceptual analyses, qualitative research and market intelligence. Peacefulfish offers expertise in financing and strategies for the creative industries, with core-competences in the following key-areas:

  • Culture and creative industries
  • Tailor-made financial services and incentives for the content industry
  • Film financing
  • Creative growth- and specialisation strategies for the public sector (regions, cities, councils, etc.)
  • Transversal issues (creative and digital tourism, sustainable creative industries, etc.)
  • Partnership building and match-making (linking innovation to investment)
  • Capacity-building and pitching support
  • Access to EU funding (grants, tenders) and national support schemes
  • Project- and network management   
  • Business support/market intelligence/research

Added Value:
peacefulfish understands the potential of the creative and knowledge industries as all-encompassing growth sector, catalysing economic development and innovation. Our concrete, project-based approach means we successfully assist companies and institutions in the creative content sector, being at the forefront of the creative and knowledge economy.

You can download here a list of references of projects in the last 15 years.