NEED SOME SUPPORT?
Now your business is running, we would like to be involved in supporting you to grow. We offer funded support under government programmes and would like to start here to help you.
We also provide commercial support to meet specific needs of your business. This would be support with HR, Marketing, Quality or specific Business related training to suit your tailored needs.
Funding for existing businesses
We like to support you to find the business solution for your growing business. Business in Focus is well connected to central and local government funding and to opportunities in the private sector. From time to time we support central government by administering new grant schemes.
Give us a call on 01656 868545 and one of our advisers will help you. Currently we maintain a knowledge bank of the latest government schemes and support and should be able to help you find the right resources to suit your needs.
The main types of funds on offer are:
We are a delivery partner of the Start Up Loan applicable in the first 2 years of trading plus there are bank loans, Development Bank of Wales, UK Steel Enterprise, Social Enterprise Loans, Funding Circle and other short-term funders like Iwoca and Capify. There are also options to lease equipment or stock finance or invoice finance to lend against assets to raise the funds you require.
Less abundant than they were once but still available in Wales. Main sources are Local Authorities, Welsh Government, awards, bursaries and competitions. In social enterprises there are lottery and many sources of trusts and foundations that will support an enterprise, however, competition is fierce and your proposal would need to meet the fund criteria.
Currently in Wales, institutional investment is provided by the Development Bank of Wales. Private Equity funding can be provided by business angels, investment companies and by individuals or groups of individuals through crowdfunding platforms or direct investment. For support with your equity funding call us and one of our team of advisers can help.
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