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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


SWIG in the Press

A NEW mum from Windmill Hill has launched an innovative toddler-friendly cafe in Bedminster and is hoping to open her second venue in the next three years. Melody Beard opened Hungry Caterpillar Play Cafe in Cannon Street last November after being frustrated by the...

Introducing the SWIG Start Up Resource Centre

  When you're starting a business there's a lot to learn and with the new SWIG Start Up Resource Centre, you can access information from the experts for free, whenever you need it. Find information on Starting Up, Tax,  Business law, Planning, Finance and more. If you...

Join the SWIG Team: We’re Hiring!

SWIG is a not-for-profit company providing business finance throughout the South West. We are a leading Community Development Finance Institution (CDFI) and a key Delivery Partner of the Government-backed Start Up Loan Scheme. We are seeking to appoint a Start Up...

LATEST TWEETS   @swigfinance

Find out the latest news from SWIG Finance in our April Bulletin.
Includes our brand-new website and a funding boost for Mappix as well as an update on available funds.

So pleased to be alongside @AskIf_UK and one of our clients from #Penzance in @thetimes

We are hosting our annual ‘Finance in the South West’ event for the sixth time, this year. Join us at @ExeterRaces on 21 February #Funding #BusinessSupport #Grants #StartUps