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Sep

DSL Business Finance supporting Scotland’s food and drink

Scotland’s reputation for high-quality food and drink is growing and, as part of Ambition 30, the industry is aiming to double its turnover to £30 billion by 2030, which means new businesses in the sector need support to set-up and expand. DSL Business Finance is an alternative finance provider that offers loans of up to […]

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01

Aug

£2.5millions lent from Jan to July 2019

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12

Jul

First 6 months Results for 2019

From Jan – Jun 2019, DSL Business Finance Ltd has lent £1,993,340 via 93 loans to 76 enterprises in Scotland. These loans have created 120 new jobs and maintained 285 job in Scotland.

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24

Jun

The First Million under the Scottish Growth Scheme disbursed!

A total of £1,007,800 were disbursed to 55 businesses in Scotland. These loans have created 70 new jobs in the Scottish Economy and maintained further 39 jobs. The Scottish Microfinance Fund (SMF) is delivered by DSL Business Finance Ltd (DSL) and is funded by the Scottish Government’s Scottish Growth Scheme and the European Regional Development […]

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03

May

DSL client in final of UK National Recycling Awards 2019

We are delighted that Glasgow Wood Recycling, has been shortlisted as a finalist in the National Recycling Awards 2019. Have a look at finalists here. Glasgow Wood Recycling is a social enterprise and charity which finds meaningful ways to reuse and recycle waste wood. The enterprise aims to transform this valuable resource into quality garden […]

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24

Apr

DSL Business Finance Ltd is recruiting

Following another record year providing loans to SME’s in Scotland, DSL wishes to add a Loan Officer to its experienced team. Based in our Glasgow H.Q. the successful candidate will primarily cover the Central Belt/SW Scotland Area and will have particular focus on continuing the successful delivery of our various Loan offerings and in particular […]

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25

Mar

£50,000 loan awarded to a Glasgow University spinout

Managed by Lanarkshire Enterprise Services Ltd (LESL) supported by DSL Business Finance (DSL), the Digital Development Loan is the ‘first phase’ of the Scottish Government’s Digital Growth Fund initiative which has the goal of helping Scottish SMEs improve processes and productivity through digital application. For more details, click the following links: High Growth Scotland: https://highgrowth.scot/scottish-software-business-secures-digital-development-loan-to-support-global-growth/ […]

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19

Mar

DSL’s 25th Anniversary Celebration, 15 March 2019, Grand Central Hotel, Glasgow

Friday 15th March saw us celebrate our 25th Anniversary in style at the Grand Central Hotel, Glasgow. Joined by Clients, Introducers, Funders, Business Partners, Board and Panel members we dined and danced the night away after hearing some inspirational recounts from clients of their experience of working with DSL. We are very grateful to all […]

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14

Mar

Citi Microentrepreneurship Awards 2019: 2 Winners are DSL’s clients

Four outstanding businesses were each awarded a £7,500 prize in this year’s Citi Microentrepreneurship Awards held on 13 March 2019 at the Hilton Liverpool. The awards are delivered in partnership with Responsible Finance and the Citi Foundation. The following 2 DSL’s clients were winners in their categories. Glasgow Wood Recycling – Sustainability Aquapac Ltd – […]

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04

Jan

DSL’s clients are in the final of the Citi Microentrepreneurship Awards 2019

The twelve micro and social enterprises have been shortlisted for four separate Awards in categories recognising their growth, environmental sustainability, the social entrepreneur who has created significant social or environmental impact, and the Young Microentrepreneur of the Year. We are pleased to announce that DSL’s clients have been shortlisted in each of the following categories: […]

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