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August 2018 | Investment news

Renegade Spirits ventures to Grenada with BGF backing

BGF has provided £1.9m of funding to the team behind Waterford Distillery as they embark on a new rum project …

August 2018 | Investment news

BGF backs Plantforce with £4.7m investment for growth

Plantforce, the largest provider of heavy equipment rentals in the South West, has received a £4.7m growth capital investment from …

BGF news & features

August 2018 | BGF News

British Business Bank launches online hub about the finance options available to high-growth small businesses

British Business Bank has launched a new interactive website that offers independent information on finance options for scale-up, high growth …

BGF opens office in Newcastle

BGF has set up a North East base in Newcastle as it continues to scale its operations. Located in Waterloo …

Unleashing the potential of North East entrepreneurs

We’re living in fascinating times. The world around us is transforming at breakneck speed and with it attitudes towards enterprise …

Portfolio news & features

How to Fast Track Your Business: Ocee

Alistair Gough, 55, bought a stake in this furniture manufacturer in 2010, before leading a management buyout in 2016 and …

How to Fast Track your business: The Coaching Inn Group

Kevin Charity, 52, founded the business in 1996 as a pub company but changed direction in 2007 to focus on …

How to Fast Track your business: M Squared Lasers

  Dr Graeme Malcolm OBE, 49, started M Squared in 2006 with Dr Gareth Maker, 53, having previously spun out …

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