Investment scene in Cumbria
By Maria Ramsdale
"I have recently joined FW Capital, who manage NPIF – FW Capital
Debt Finance with a focus in the North West, offering loans between
£100,000 and £750,000 for business which sell to other
Our team’s aim is to make business finance options more
accessible for companies across the region and complement the
business support activity already in place to help businesses grow.
Working alongside business advisers, banks, and other funders in
the region, we have seen firsthand the great strength of the
business community in Cumbria and have recently opened an office in
the Cumbria LEP Conference Centre in Penrith to service the local
As a resident of Penrith for the last 23 years, I am really
excited about working with ambitious local businesses to unlock the
great potential in the region."
The Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund project is
supported financially by the European Union using funding from the
European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) as part of the European
Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme 2014-2020 and the
European Investment Bank.