SWIG Finance Pledges to the Investing in Women Code

SWIG Finance Pledges to the Investing in Women Code

Through pledging to the Investing in Women Code (IIWC) SWIG Finance is committing to supporting the advancement of female entrepreneurship. We will achieve this by helping to increase access to finance and support for female-led businesses. The Code is an initiative...
Social Impact Report 2021/22

Social Impact Report 2021/22

Welcome to our annual Social Impact Report. This report shines a light on how our finance is being used as a force for good across the South West. As we waved goodbye to the 2021/22 financial year, many businesses will have been going through a range of emotions....
Welcome to our e-newsletter for Q1!

Welcome to our e-newsletter for Q1!

In this edition we round up all of our latest case studies, our MD John discusses how CDFIs can support SMEs a Just Transition, and our Senior Business Manager Nicola shares her thoughts on CDFIs and the ethics of lending. Click here to view our...
New Recruit for Growing Start Up Team

New Recruit for Growing Start Up Team

SWIG Finance has announced a new addition to its busy Start Up Loans team. Jo MacEachen’s appointment – the third new Start Up team recruit in three years – will help meet growing demand from applicants to the government- backed Start Up Loans scheme throughout...
CDFIs and the Ethics of Lending

CDFIs and the Ethics of Lending

Positive workplace ethical values and behaviour are increasingly important for businesses. SWIG Senior Business Manager Nicola explains the impacts and influences of ethical behaviours, and how our workplace ethics and values shape our decision making. What are...