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BGF is the UK and Ireland’s most active investor in growing businesses

BGF helps ambitious companies to think big and succeed. An established, independent company, we have an extraordinary team and £2.5bn to make long-term equity investments in early-stage, established and listed companies.

The companies we support receive more than money – they benefit from the combined expertise and networks of our 150+ people. We invest across all regions and all sectors – including technology, hospitality, healthcare, manufacturing, retail and more.

We’re always looking for exciting, small and medium-sized businesses to partner. Teams with the acumen and appetite to fulfil their potential and become the iconic, industry-leading names of tomorrow.

BGF funds lots of different types of growth strategies including acquisitions, research & development, sales & marketing, rollouts, exporting and fixed assets.

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News and features

January 2018 | Investment news

BGF backs Walker Precision Engineering

Walker Precision Engineering, a high-precision component manufacturer, has secured a £4m investment from BGF to expand its operations in the …

January 2018 | BGF News & Features

BGF strengthens presence in East Midlands

BGF, the UK & Ireland’s most active investor in growing businesses, has announced the launch of its East Midlands office …

January 2018 | Investment news

Muscle Food packs a punch with £10m investment

Healthy eating company Muscle Food is set for further international expansion after receiving £10m investment from BGF. The funding will …

December 2017 | Investment news

BGF backs UK’s largest tomato producer

Family-owned APS Group, the UK’s largest tomato grower, has secured funding from BGF to support its continued expansion. Headquartered in …

August 2017 | BGF News & Features

BGF publishes annual Review 2016/2017

Following an extraordinary year, BGF is proud to share its 2016/17 Review with you. This Review offers an insight into …