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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

NEWS

The Business Plan: Why do it?

Why write a business plan?  It’s all in your head isn’t it and you are going to be running the business, aren’t you? So why do it? Writing a business plan gives you, the entrepreneur, a chance to really think about all aspects of your business, such as legal...

SWIG Run for Charity

  On Saturday 5th October, Team SWIG took part in the Fun Run organised by Francis Clark to raise money for Cornwall Hospice Care. With the run taking place across Marazion beach, competitors could complete the 10k total as individuals or as a team. Volunteers from...

SWIG Start-Ups Guest Blog: Why SWIG Start Ups?

Successful SWIG Start-Ups applicant and owner of the Cornwall Camper Company, Jess Ratty, looks back at her business start up journey and asks the question: Why SWIG Start-Ups? Hi, my name is Jess Ratty and I own The Cornwall Camper Company. I want to talk to you...

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Rocket Gardens is an incredible business with a fantastic story.
Founder, Mike Kitchen was trying to emulate the classic TV series The Good Life when he realised growing vegetables was actually really difficult.
Read his story here: https://t.co/fcRVyzE2Lv

Why emulating #TheGoodLife is harder than creating a business with celeb fans for @rocketgardens in #Cornwall @HughFW @swigfinance https://t.co/YnK4yPLOmJ

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.
https://t.co/75JLpbjn1D

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