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Start-up and early stage investment

Start-up and early stage capital from £50,000 upwards for Wales-based SMEs

If your start-up or early stage company isn't a technology venture and needs finance beyond a  micro loan of £50,000 our new investments team can help.

We can:

  • Invest from £50,000 upwards
  • Invest follow-on rounds up to £5 million
  • Structure the most suitable equity, debt and mezzanine packages for your business

Our portfolio

Finance Wales has a strong track record of investing in start-ups and early stage companies across numerous sectors. We’re proud to be a leading UK equity and debt investor. See our portfolio highlights.

Are you eligible for investment?

We invest in established B2B/B2C businesses:

  • Based in Wales
  • That relocate to Wales

Any new business that meets our investment criteria can be eligible for development capital.

Contact us

If you are interested in a business funding over £50,000 fill in our contact us form to have a member of team contact you back to discuss your application.


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