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Business Growth Fund

The Business Growth Fund has been established to help Britain’s fast growing smaller and medium sized businesses. Growth potential is the key criteria. BGF will invest between £2m and £10m per business in return for a minimum 10 per cent equity stake and a seat on the board for a BGF director. The Fund will provide long-term equity investment for those growing companies that today do not have access to this source of capital. As such the BGF hopes to be a catalyst for growth among smaller UK companies.

Recent Milestones

Investments

Company Date Round Size Participants
The Consulting Consortium 3/2014Venture Round£10M1
Rutland Cycling 3/2014Venture Round£2.8M1
Spex Group 3/2014Venture Round£5M1
3sun 3/2014Venture Round£10M1
ACS Clothing 3/2014Venture Round£8.5M1
Mono Consultants 2/2014Venture Round£7M1
Medicina 12/2013Venture Round£6M1
Cass Art 12/2013Venture Round£3.2M1
DUNCAN & Todd 12/2013Venture Round£5.6M1
Exchange Lab 12/2013Venture Round$8M1
Sub10 Systems 11/2013Venture Round£2.5M1
PTS Consulting 10/2013Private Equity£8.7M1
VTL Group 9/2013Private Equity£4M1
Inoapps 9/2013Private Equity£10M1
Xercise4less 8/2013Private Equity£5M1
Abacus e-Media 8/2013Private Equity£2.25M1
York Mailing 7/2013Venture Round£10M1
Petrotechnics 5/2013Private Equity£6M1
Bullitt Group 2/2013Venture Round£3.5M1
Celaton 1/2013Venture Round£2.5M1
Magma Global 1/2013Series B£8.76M2
broadbandchoices 10/2012Venture Round£10M1
Swanbridge Hire and Sales 9/2012Venture Round1
SkyDox 9/2012Venture Round£20M2
Workshare 9/2012Venture Round£20M2
Shuropody 9/2012Venture Round£3M1
AFG Media 7/2012Venture Round£4.2M1
Springfield Healthcare 6/2012Venture Round£4.4M1
Cennox 6/2012Venture Round£3M1
Wear Inns 5/2012Venture Round£10M2
M Squared Lasers 5/2012Venture Round£3.85M1
STATS Group 4/2012Venture Round£7.8M1
Barburrito 4/2012Venture Round£3.25M1
Wow! Stuff 3/2012Venture Round£4.8M1
GCI Com 2/2012Venture Round£10M1
Statesman Travel Group 10/2011Venture Round£4.25M1
Benefex Group 10/2011Venture Round£4.2M1

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  1. The Consulting Consortium Receives £10M Equity Investment from BGF (finsmes.com) [edit]
  2. Rutland Cycling Receives £2.8M in Equity Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  3. SPEX Group Receives £5m Investment (finsmes.com) [edit]
  4. 3sun Group Receives £10M Investment (finsmes.com) [edit]
  5. ACS Clothing Receives £8.5M from Business Growth Fund (finsmes.com) [edit]
  6. Mono Consultants Receives £7M Investment from Business Growth fund (finsmes.com) [edit]
  7. Medicina Receives £6M Investment from Business Growth Fund (finsmes.com) [edit]
  8. BGF invests £3.2m in Cass Art (realdeals.eu.com) [edit]
  9. Optical chain eyes expansion after landing £5.6m funding (heraldscotland.com) [edit]
  10. The Exchange Lab Raises $8M in Funding from Business Growth Fund (finsmes.com) [edit]
  11. Sub10 Systems Receives £2.5M Investment from Business Growth Fund (finsmes.com) [edit]
  12. Employee-owned PTS Consulting Group takes on equity backing from Business Growth Fund (growthbusiness.co.uk) [edit]
  13. VTL Group receives £4m equity investment from Business Growth Fund (finsmes.com) [edit]
  14. Inoapps receives £10m equity investment from BGF (finsmes.com) [edit]
  15. Xercise4Less Receives £5M Equity Investment from Business Growth fund (finsmes.com) [edit]
  16. Leading online service developer set for growth with investment from BGF (businessgrowthfund.co.uk) [edit]
  17. Business York Mailing lands £10m investment (printmonthly.com) [edit]
  18. Petrotechnics Receives £6M Investment from Business Growth Fund (finsmes.com) [edit]
  19. Bullitt Group Receives £3.5M Investment from Business Growth Fund (finsmes.com) [edit]
  20. Celaton Raises £2.5M in Funding from Business Growth Fund (finsmes.com) [edit]
  21. Magma Global Receives Equity Investment (finsmes.com) [edit]
  22. Broadbandchoices.co.uk Receives £10M Equity Investment (finsmes.com) [edit]
  23. Swanbridge Hire and Sales Receives £5.4M Investment from Business Growth Fund (finsmes.com) [edit]
  24. SkyDox Merges with Workshare; Raises £20M (finsmes.com) [edit]
  25. Workshare teams up with SkyDox for collaboration software powerhouse, backed by $32.2m in new funding (thenextweb.com) [edit]
  26. Shuropody Receives £3M Growth Financing from Business Growth Fund (finsmes.com) [edit]
  27. AFG Media Receives £4.2M Investment from Business Growth Fund (finsmes.com) [edit]
  28. Springfield Healthcare Received £4.4M from Business Growth Fund (finsmes.com) [edit]
  29. Cennox Receives £3M from Business Growth Fund (finsmes.com) [edit]
  30. Wear Inns Receives £10M Growth Investment (finsmes.com) [edit]
  31. M Squared Lasers secures £3.85m growth funding (scotsman.com) [edit]
  32. STATS Group Receives £7.8M Investment from Business Growth Fund (finsmes.com) [edit]
  33. BARBURRITO ATTRACT £3.25 MILLION INVESTMENT (businessgrowthfund.co.uk) [edit]
  34. Wow! Stuff Receives £4.8M Investment from Business Growth Fund (finsmes.com) [edit]
  35. GCI Telecom Group Receives £10M Equity Investment from Business Growth Fund (finsmes.com) [edit]
  36. Statesman Travel Group Receives £4.25M Growth Investment from Business Growth Fund (finsmes.com) [edit]
  37. Benefex Receives £4.2M Investment from the Business Growth Fund (finsmes.com) [edit]
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