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Sweet treats family firm has success licked

26 July 2019

Sweet treats family firm has success licked: Equi Press Pic3

Iconic ice cream maker Equi’s is expanding its business with a move to bigger premises and an increased workforce after scooping a £690,000 funding package from Scottish Enterprise.

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Fyne Homes to build three wind turbines, generate £15.6m for Argyll and Bute community benefit

24 January 2018

Fyne Homes to build three wind turbines, generate £15.6m for Argyll and Bute community benefit: Kerry Sharp SIB

6.9-megawatt scheme funded by Triodos Bank and the Scottish Investment Bank

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FinTech company Encompass secures £600k funding from Scottish Investment Bank

01 October 2017

FinTech company Encompass secures £600k funding from Scottish Investment Bank: JANE MARTIN & MS CONSTANCE OZ&NZ SEPT 2017

Angela Constance, Cabinet Secretary for Communities, Social Security & Equalities has announced that the Scottish Investment Bank, the investment arm of Scottish Enterprise, is to invest £600k in FinTech company Encompass.

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First package of new support for business growth

16 June 2017

First package of new support for business growth: Kerry Sharp SIB

Companies looking for significant investment will now be able to access an additional £200 million through the Scottish-European Growth Co-investment Programme.

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Fundraising round supports further development of HAVwear

28 March 2017

Fundraising round supports further development of HAVwear: Reactec

Reactec staff join in £700k funding round with £122k investment of their own cash

Reactec, the market leader in monitoring and management support solutions for hand and arm vibration syndrome (HAVS) - one of the most common industrial diseases in the UK – has completed a further £700,000 round of fundraising for the ongoing development of its innovative HAVwear personal monitoring equipment and reporting technology.

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Sofant Technologies secures investment of £500k to target the wireless technology market

10 March 2017

Sofant Technologies secures investment of £500k to target the wireless technology market: cropped-sofant-logo-large-Small-1

Sofant Technologies, an innovative technology company incorporated in 2011 to develop a low cost, low power and high quality smart antenna™, has secured investment worth £519,000 from Kelvin Capital, the Scottish Investment Bank (the investment arm of Scottish Enterprise) and Old College Capital.

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Trendzer closes £1.1m investment deal

09 December 2016

Trendzer, the fast growing global provider of website, marketing and cloud services for SMEs today announced that it has closed a £1.1 million investment to enable the company to continue its international growth.

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eeef closed its first community based transaction in the UK in cooperation with Ore Valley Housing Association and the Renewable Energy Investment Fund

21 November 2016

The European Energy Efficiency Fund (eeef) launched its cooperation with Ore Valley Housing Association (OVHA) in 2012, with OVHA becoming one of the first Technical Assistance (TA) beneficiaries under the eeef European Commission TA facility. Since deploying TA funds, eeef has worked closely with OVHA by providing guidance to support the project development to realize investments. eeef supported OVHA in the development of a new project scope for on-shore wind turbines  and the replacement of over 200 outdated gas boilers in residential buildings owned by OVHA in Fife Council Area in Scotland. This transaction demonstrates eeef’s capabilities in assisting communities to address the technical and financial barriers, which public entities often face when planning climate change related projects.

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Archangels and SIB provide further funding support to ATEEDA

03 October 2016

Scottish-based business angel syndicate, Archangels, and the Scottish Investment Bank (SIB), along with members of the company’s management team, have invested a further £630,000 in Scottish microchip testing company, ATEEDA.

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