Case studies

Funding helps university to keep aiming high

Established by royal charter in 1964, Lancaster University has over 18,000 students and employs in excess of 2,600 staff members.

Funds boost Doctor Memory to support growth

Established in 2012, Xum Enterprise trading as Doctor Memory, was set up by Dr Ali Bahraminasab to recycle, refurbish and manufacture memory RAM and circuit boards.

Funding fuels Dunlop’s engines for future growth

Coventry-based Dunlop Systems and Components is a high profile, international business established in 1890. They design and manufacture advanced electronic control systems and air suspension components, specialising in supplying top quality products and systems to the automotive and ancillary industries.

Safety first as Top Gear Consumables become one of the largest suppliers of PPE

With over 16 years of experience in the industry, Top Gear Consumables are now one of the largest suppliers of consumable products across several industries including automotive and care.

A perfect pairing to feed international growth

As a privately owned, family run business established in 2003, Smylies is one of the UK`s leading exporters of food and drink produce with a significant focus on British brands.

Smart water

SmartWater’s future awash with possibilities following acquisition

SmartWater is on the fast track to being one of the largest risk management companies of its type in the world. It’s able to deploy a range of security products and services to corporate and civil clients. specifically designed to mitigate risks, ranging from theft to counterfeiting.

Ducati

Support for Ducati Manchester to ease Coronavirus impact

Like many UK businesses, Ducati Manchester have seen changes to the way they operate as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. To ensure they can operate normally, Santander has provided them a capital repayment holiday and a £200,000 CBILS overdraft.