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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


Event: Start Up Cornwall

Francis Clark, Oxford Innovation, SWIG Start Ups and others are delighted to invite you to Start Up Cornwall. If you're thinking of starting up a business in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, are unsure where to go for help and support, want to hear from businesses...

Cheltenham SWIG Start Up Business Join Forces

The Union Project, launched in November 2013 by first-time entrepreneurs Max Shaw and Chris Capewell in Queen’s Circus, Cheltenham has teamed up with Charlie Noble, another Cheltenham business. An independent menswear store, The Union Project stocks a curated...

Cornwall Business Awards

Cornwall Business Awards are taking place this year on May 15th at St Mellion International Resort. The award categories for 2014 are as follows and more information about how to apply is available here. There are 16 possible categories for you to enter including:...

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A CDFI visit to New York, Start Up Loans success and an update on our funds, read the latest bulletin from SWIG Finance below.

Thanks to Rachel Van Tosh @NYC_SBS for sharing how #NYC helps unlock the economic potential for New Yorkers to connect to good jobs, build stronger business and create thriving neighbourhoods @BigSocietyCap @Citi