Development Bank of Wales

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The Development Bank of Wales is here to help businesses get the capital they need to start up, strengthen and grow.

If you’re eligible and ready for investment, you have lots of options. Finance ranges from £1,000 up to £5 million with both loans and equity available and it’s possible to repay over periods up to 10 years with no early settlement fees, giving you the time and space you need to reach your potential.

We can support Welsh businesses in the following ways:

  • Loans and equity investment are available
  • Seed and follow on equity investment for early stage and mature technology-based businesses
  • Finance for management teams to buy an existing business
  • Property development loans for projects in Wales
  • Referrals to Business Wales for business advice and support
  • Co-investment alongside banks, crowd funders, grants, investors and other lenders

Our message to Welsh businesses is simple: get in touch. We want to help you get the investment and support you need to succeed. When your business prospers, Wales prospers. Go to to find out more.