• Financing your business

Financing your business

Navigating through finance options, whether it's private or public funding can feel like an impossible task. Let us help you find the right finance for your business. 

Below is a list of funds and investors, which you may find useful.


Seed and early stage funding:

North West Business Angels Fund. This scheme is run by the North West A2F team, a public sector initiative that aims to connect businesses to the relevant source of finance, however it's worth noting that ths is a general Angel fund, not tech specific.

Co-investment Fund

The North West Fund provides a flexible equity package for growth oriented businesses operating within the Digital & Creative sector, it invests between £50,000 to £2m to businesses seeking support from start-up and early stage development through to expansion plans for trading businesses.

Enterprise Ventures are a specialist SME funder providing equity investment from £30k - £2m.


Next stage follow on funding:

  1. Innovate UK: https://interact.innovateuk.org/
  2. Access to Finance: http://www.a2fnw.co.uk/
  3. Arts Council: http://www.artscouncil.org.uk/funding/
  4. Creative England: http://www.creativeengland.co.uk/business/access-to-finance
  5. EV Group: http://www.evgroup.uk.com/
  6. Business Growth Fund: http://www.businessgrowthfund.co.uk/
  7. Eden Ventures: http://www.edenventures.co.uk/
  8. Beringea: http://www.beringea.co.uk/
  9. Palatine: https://www.palatinepe.com/
  10. Northedge Capital:http://northedgecapital.com/
  11. ECI Partners: http://www.ecipartners.com
  12. NVM: http://www.nvm.co.uk/
  13. Senaca Partners: http://senecapartners.co.uk/


If you want us to add to this list, let us know!