The Fund is now fully invested and Mercia is focused on managing and supporting the portfolio to build some really exciting businesses

Finance Yorkshire Business Loans provided loans ranging from £15,000 for early-stage businesses up to £250,000 for established and profitable businesses.

Loans are available for a wide range of purposes including working capital, expansion projects, commercial premises and asset acquisitions.

This Fund is part of the £90.0million Finance Yorkshire Fund which is financed by the European Regional Development Fund and the European Investment Bank as part of the JEREMIE programme, which aims to improve access to finance for SMEs.