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Expansion for Dymacore

Edward Taylor founded diamond core drilling business, Dymacore in 2014, initially launching the business as a consultancy before moving into drilling and sawing operations. Working across the South West with everyone from national construction companies and local building contractors
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Start Up Success for Magpie and Fox

Magpie and Fox, launched this year by Amber Cotgreave has just been awarded the Best New Business award at Cornwall’s Hub awards. Based on Kenwyn Street in Truro, Magpie and Fox opened its doors in March following funding and support from SWIG Finance. Following the birth of her
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Re-brand for Responsible Finance

The Community Development Finance Association (CDFA), the membership organisation for alternative lenders, has re-branded to Responsible Finance. Recent research conducted by Responsible Finance reveals a rapid growth in alternative lenders in 2015. The research reveals that this has
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Bassett Business Expo: Wiltshire

The Bassett Business Expo is a free event for small businesses, freelancers and self-employed people taking place in Wiltshire on Saturday 5th December as part of Small Business Saturday. Specialists business advisors will be on hand to provide information and advice, and to point the
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Show me the money

Last month SWIG Finance took part in the Show Me The Money seminar, which took place at Heartlands in Cornwall. You can see who took part in the event in the video below. Find out more about how SWIG Finance could help fund your business here.  
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Expansion for n-Coders following funding

  Software development and server support company, n-Coders, based at the Pool Innovation Centre in Cornwall, has been awarded a South West Loans Fund backed finance package of £10k to fund their national growth plans. The finance package will allow  further investment into back
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Start Up Funding for Devon Craftsman

A craftsman from Devon is the latest business to take advantage of the Start Up Loans Scheme from SWIG Finance to develop their operation. Andy Westlake of Shabby Shacks collects wood and timber from his environment to combine his passion for design with woodworking. “I love to work w
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AltFi Funding Roadshow: Somerset

The AltFi Funding Roadshow continues its journey on the 15th October and the next stop is Somerset’s County Cricket Ground. The roadshow event will take place over a 3 hour breakfast session starting at 8:00am where you’ll have the opportunity to find out more about the ev
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SWIG Finance Support Cornwall Chamber

SWIG Finance are proud to continue to support the Cornwall Chamber of Commerce and have rejoined for another year as business partners. Cornwall Chamber of Commerce offer businesses across the county an excellent opportunity to network and attend business-focused events with like-mind
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Breakthrough Box Live: Exeter

The Santander Breakthrough Moments Box is coming to Exeter for a five-day festival of events aimed at helping businesses with ambition. Taking place in the heart of the city, the festival will offer a great opportunity for SMEs to gain insight, share experience and develop new contact
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