Business Support Investment Panel

The Business Support Investment Panel provides recommendations, expert advice, and guidance on investment and funding decisions relating to the Solent Growth Fund.

The Solent Growth Fund provides financial support for start-up businesses, support for young entrepreneurs and expansion funds for existing businesses. It offers financial support in terms of either grants, loans, forward funding, or equity investment of varying sizes in accordance with the published guidance for the Fund.

Further information on the Business Support Investment Panel is available in the Terms of Reference, published here.

Prosperity Loan and SME Priority Sectors Loan Funds

Loans for large projects, and for SMEs and entrepreneurs, that will support our 2050 vision, ambitions and aspirations of those working and living in the region. Click on this link where you will find a tab for each of the Loans.

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