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Inspire Spring 2016 Newsletter

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Left to right, Paul Gower of Finance Yorkshire and Oliver Bryssau and Henri Wust of Origin Broadband

Here are some of Finance Yorkshire's recent investments

Origin Broadband, Sheffield City Region

Origin supplies phone and broadband services to businesses and homes across the UK

  • What: £550,000 Equity Linked Investment
  • Why: To provide funding to support the growth of the company

Smartgate Solutions Ltd, York, North Yorkshire, East Riding

Smartgate Solutions, a dynamic software company provides a range of Quality and Compliance systems for the Health and Social Care, Security and Transport sectors

  • What: £100,000 Seedcorn Finance
  • Why:  To assist with the delivery of client orders and support the company’s growth

Weedfree, Humber

Weedfree are the market leader for industrial and amenity weed control, providing weed control and vegetation clearance services to local authorities, industry, utilities, power generators and the railway network in the UK and across Europe

  • What: £200,000 Business Loan
  • Why:  To fund further expansion of its UK operation and new export contracts, particularly through the development of the company’s unique and environmentally viable spray train

Brookdale Transport Limited, Leeds City Region

Brookdale Transport Ltd provides specialist transport & haulage services including machinery and plant removals, specialist lifting equipment and cranes

  • What: £150,000 Business Loan 
  • Why: To help fund the company’s relocation to new larger premises

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