Barclays see Leicester as the fastest growing economy outside of London and the Midlands moving forward in a global environment. Barclays have established themselves as a Midlands bank and their £370m Midlands Growth Fund is to help the region reach its potential.

The fund is available to customers and non-customers, has no turnover restrictions, is sector agnostic, and is available in addition to the Midlands Engine Investment Fund.

The Barclays Midlands Growth Fund consists of a variety of lending services aimed to support the growth plans of SMEs including:

  • Up to £250,000 Overdraft Limit for working capital
  • Cashflow funding for investment in growth, management buy-outs and business acquisition
  • Debt support for innovative businesses looking for growth funding or capital investment
  • Support with funding from the Barclays Midlands Growth Fund, the MEIF or both.

As part of the Barclays Midlands Growth Fund you’ll also be supported by one of the 320 dedicated Relationship Management experts in the region.


Find out more about Barclays Midlands Growth Fund by clicking here, contact your local Relationship Manager in branch, or call 0800 515 4622