Key Figures



Finance for small business

Enterprise Ventures  is one of the leading providers of venture capital and loans to small businesses in England and Wales. We can provide finance of up to £2 million for businesses in all sectors and at all stages of development – from funding for start-ups to investment to help you grow your business, fund a management buy-out or buy-in and replacement capital.

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No 1 in the North West


Enterprise Ventures is no 1 in the region in terms of the volume of deals completed.

Record first half


Enterprise Ventures invested £14.6m in the first half of 2014 – up by 28% on last year.

Xeros floats on AIM


A company backed by Enterprise Ventures has floated on AIM

CEO predicts growth


Investing in small firms will be big business in a few years’ time.

Investment Stories

Connect Childcare secures £100k for nursery software rollout

A Burnley company which has developed a software management system for the childcare sector has More →

Biotech firm completes demerger after multi-million investment

Redag Crop Protection – the agrochemical arm of biotech business Redx Pharma – has demerged More →

Lancs software set for national launch with Rosebud support

A Lancashire company has secured six-figure funding from Rosebud Finance to support the national launch More →

Fridge van firm set to double in size with Rosebud funding

A fast-growing business which manufactures insulated linings for refrigerated vehicles is planning to double in More →


Risk capital? Not if we can help it.

In this article Mark Wyatt, Investment Director at Enterprise Ventures, explores the issue of risk More →

Investment to help you build your business

Funding for start-ups and early stage companies

From £15,000 to £150,000 for new and existing businesses