for the South West
SWIG Finance provides viable SMEs and start-ups with access to finance through dedicated business loan funds in the South West region.
We provide loans from £500 – £100,000 (up to £250,000 in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly).
From April 2009 to December 2018 we have invested nearly £25m in over 2,000 businesses, creating and safeguarding 2,800 jobs and contributing £65m to the South West economy.
As SWIG Finance has passes the £10 million milestone for loans given to new businesses around the South West under the government’s Start Up Loans scheme, we take a look back at some of the businesses across the region we've supported in that time. Since 2012, we've...
Last year's winner of the Microentrepreneur for Sustainability award, Adam Weisman, founder of Clayworks spoke to Responsible Finance about how they developed their business and how funding from SWIG Finance helped them get to where they are today.
A Cleaner Generation, launched in 2014 by Paul Wheeler and Chris Pound is one of the latest growing businesses to receive funding from SWIG Finance. The St Agnes-based business, one of the largest solar panel cleaning companies in the UK has significantly improved...