Linenbundle.com secures £400k from GLF II
A luxury bed linen company has secured a £400,000 investment from the Growth Loan Fund II to fund working capital and create four new jobs over the next 12 months. Finance for the £30m Growth Loan Fund II – which provides loans to established Northern Ireland SMEs seeking to access growth finance – is provided […]
Funding support from GLF takes CMI to the next level.
Belfast-based IT services firm CMI has doubled its staff numbers to 50 and grown turnover to £5m, since receiving funding from the Growth Loan Fund in 2014. CMI, which was formed in 2009, designs and implements IT structures to SMEs and mid-market companies across England and Ireland. The company also provides IT support to users […]
Why having the right Relationship Broker is important for Sourcing Finance
We visit and talk to lots of local business owners who often say they find it difficult to spend time on sourcing the most appropriate finance for their needs. This can result in growth being stifled and projects delayed, or worse, the wrong form of finance burdening the future cash flows of the business. Relationship […]
£30m Growth Loan Fund II launched
The loan fund will support SMEs in Northern Ireland with growth potential. Invest Northern Ireland has launched the Growth Loan Fund II, a £30m fund to support SMEs in Northern Ireland with growth potential.
Northern Ireland’s Growth Loan Fund hits £40m milestone
A fund set up to support the growth of Northern Ireland’s SMEs announced today that it has lent more than £40m to local businesses.
Sandwich firm Around Noon takes a bit of Growth Loan Fund
Newry-based Around Noon has secured a £750,000 loan from the Growth Loan Fund to help the company become a leading manufacturer for food to go in the UK.
Distillery serves up new vodka after growth loan fund investment
The Boatyard Distillery has secured a £100,000 loan from the Growth Loan Fund to increase production and fund working capital requirements. The investment will create six new jobs to support product development and help fulfil export contracts recently secured in Switzerland, Denmark and the USA.
Belfast firm fighting fit with growth loan fund support
Belfast-based BLK BOX Fitness has secured a £300,000 loan from the Growth Loan Fund to invest in a new e-commerce platform to drive overseas sales, fund working capital and expand into new markets.