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SWIG Finance provides business loans to the South West. We can say yes when the banks say no.

SWIG Finance is a not-for-profit company providing loans to those South West SMEs and start-ups that find it difficult to raise sufficient funds from their bank.

Since 2012 we have invested £18m in over 1,600 SMEs and start-ups, creating and securing 2,100 jobs and contributing £50m to the South West’s economy


Start Up Loan ‘invaluable’ for Plymouth business

It’s been four years since the launch of the government-backed Start Up Loans Scheme in 2012. As the South West’s contracted Delivery Partner since the beginning, SWIG Finance reached a major milestone this autumn investing over £6.75m into more than 1,000 start-ups...

December Finance Drop In

SWIG Finance Drop-In Session Tuesday 6 December 2016 9:30am – 3.30pm Pool Innovation Centre The next Cornwall Finance Drop in will be taking place on Tuesday 6 December at Pool Innovation Centre, Camborne. Businesses will be able to speak to fund manager, Mark Thayre...

FCA accreditation for SWIG Finance

  SWIG Finance has been awarded full authorisation from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) for its regulated lending activities. The FCA has been responsible for regulating the consumer credit industry since 2014, when it took over the role from the Office of Fair...

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The fantastically named Cheese on Coast in St Ives opened its doors in March this year thanks to funding and support from SWIG Finance
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SWIG Finance has launched a new South West loan fund using CITR with EFG and investment from @triodosuk
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This summer, our #Breakfast #Briefing sessions are returning to #Cornwall.
Join us on the 7 August, where we will be looking at ‘#Debt #finance – the market’. The morning will also include presentations from @Capitalisers @swigfinance

SWIG Finance @SWIGfinance launches new South West fund @triodosuk