Finance Wales can invest up to £2 million debt and equity per round in Wales-based SMEs and can also structure follow-on investments.
We invest at all stages, including early stage investment for technology-based businesses with the potential of becoming international market leaders.  We also actively co-invest with venture capital partners and private investors across a diverse range of technologies and commercial sectors including advanced engineering, clean-tech and medical devices.
To date we’ve invested over £183 million in SMEs through 2,500 investments and our investments have leveraged an additional £380 million.  Finance Wales currently has £335 million funds under management.


  • Quarterly Journal issue 22 February 2017

    Our latest Quarterly Journal can now be downloaded as a pdf file, below.  Please feel free to share with any colleagues or other contacts you feel might be interested.

  • After the spinout

    After the spinout is formed, the work is not finished, observes Carolyn Porter, Deputy Head of Technology Transfer at Oxford University Innovation.

  • Spinning out with IP Group

    An interview with Peter Grant, Managing Director of New Business & Partnerships at IP Group plc.