for the South West
SWIG Finance provides viable SMEs and start-ups with access to finance through dedicated business loan funds in the South West region.
We provide loans from £500 – £100,000 to businesses based in Devon, Somerset, Bristol, Dorset, Wiltshire & Gloucestershire, and up to £250,000 to businesses based in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.
From April 2009 to December 2019 we have invested over £30m in nearly 2,500 businesses, creating and safeguarding 3,300 jobs and contributing £75m to the South West economy.
Being a CDFI means we are passionate about bringing social and economic benefits to people, places and the business community by delivering responsible and affordable lending to SMEs and Entrepreneurs.
Financial projections will be vital for business owners to understand the implications that Covid-19 might have, what measures need to be taken as a result and what the business might ultimately look like in a few months or a years’ time.
Slickers Doghouse received the £97,000 support package in order to develop its products, develop its website for online sales and attend major trade shows.