Sources of funding

Accessing finance in Swindon & Wiltshire

A hand picked selection of business finance options available throughout Swindon and Wiltshire

Swindon and Wiltshire Growth Hub can help your business with finance


The Local Manufacturing Advisory Programme (LMAP)

TheLocal Manufacturing Advisory Programme (LMAP) supportsestablished manufacturing SMEs in the South West to understand and developtheir capability and capacity to improve and grow. The programme offers adedicated team of experienced Manufacturing Specialists with a broad range ofexpertise and resources.

Supportavailable includes:

  • A free business review anddiagnostic
  • Business Strategy
  • Operational Efficiency
  • New Product Development
  • Supply chain engagement
  • Funding for consultancy and capitalinvestment
  • Free workshops and events

Working closelywith the 6 local Growth Hubs across the South West and other regional andnational support schemes, the programme will ensure that qualifying businessesreceive the right help at the right time, with a brokered referral service.

The programme ispart-funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and is deliveredby SWMAS Ltd from April 2016 to March 2019. The project is receiving£2.6m of funding from the England European Regional Development Fund as part ofthe European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme 2014-2020. Itwill support around 700 SMEs including over 450 businesses receiving in-depthsupport and aims to create over 350 jobs in the South West and unlock £1.6m ofprivate investment.

To find out more please contact or call 0845 6083838*

Calls to our 0845 number cost 5p perminute, plus your phone provider's access charge.

Aspire Commercial Finance Ltd

SWBF are Commercial Finance Advisors with over 40 years experience of raising finance in the South west for commercial and corporate business, with proven knowledge and experience to make it happen.

Corporate Asset Solutions

Corporate Asset Solutions

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Case Study

Guild Anderson Grant Case Study
Guild Anderson Case Study

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