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Information for Financial Intermediaries
SYIF were very keen to work alongside Financial Intermediaries to help you, help your clients.
Finance Yorkshire has now taken responsibility for providing gap finance in Yorkshire and the Humber and continues to work closely with intermediaries.
If clients had a funding gap, then they may have been eligible for a seedcorn, loan or equity package from South Yorkshire investment Fund.
Making Deals Happen
We worked with other lenders and investors to create financial packages to make deals happen. We were able to fund businesses in most manufacturing and service sectors which are based in or relocating to Barnsley, Doncaster, Rotherham or Sheffield.
Our focus was on small to medium sized businesses. An SME is a business employing less than 250 employees, with an annual turnover of less than 50m Euros (~£36m*) or have balance sheet net assets of less than 43m Euros (~£31m*). The business cannot be part of a larger group employing more than 250 employees where the group owns at least a 25% share of the business.
Our aim wass to finance ambitious entrepreneurs who can demonstrate their ability to grow their business beyond their current funding limits.
- November 2009 - Finance Yorkshire
- March 2009 - South Yorkshire shows a new way of building technology companies
- November 2008 - Interest Rate Rebates
- March 2008 - Interest Rate Rebate and Money with Management
Find Out More
If you would like to meet with one of our Investment Managers to talk in more detail contact Finance Yorkshire on : 0845 649 0000 or email email@example.com
- Finance Available from South Yorkshire Investment Fund
South Yorkshire Investment Fund can provide seedcorn, loans and equity linked investments, ranging from £15k - £2.5m to businesses in, or planning to move into, South Yorkshire.
- Investment Case Studies
Take a look at what we have done (Case Studies) and areas of special interest (Focus On)
- Quick Reference Guide
Take a look at our simple 'Quick Reference Guide'.
- Intermediary Satisfaction Survey
Please fill in our Intermediary Satisfaction Survey to let us know how we are doing.
Other Help for Financial Intermediaries
- Our Business Angel Network - find a business angel or private investor.
- Mentorbank - access the South Yorkshire Business Mentor and Non-Executive Director network.
*Dependent on Exchange Rate: assuming Exchange Rate of approximately 1.50 Euros to the Pound.