Attracting investment

Fund your business through venture capital, loans and equity funding.

Looking for investment funding for your company? Interested in investing in high-growth Scottish companies?

If so, Scottish Investment Bank (SIB) can help. SIB helps small to medium-sized enterprises access finance and can co-invest alongside private partners.

We can also help connect you with Scotland's globally-recognised business angel community, including the national angel association, LINC Scotland.

Global companies that we have helped find investment include: Encompass, Computershare, Farmflo, Asystec and Xilinx.

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Investment for jobs

You may be able to get funding if your project creates or safeguards jobs in Scotland.

Research and development funding

If you invest in Scotland, your business can benefit from research and development funding for innovation projects.

Tax incentives

As a business owner or investor in Scotland, there are several tax relief schemes and incentives available to you.

If you have any questions or want to talk with one of our advisers, we’re always ready to help.