Lending is by far our principal activity, accounting for around 90% of our total financial commitment. We lend to clients of all sizes to support sustainable growth and jobs. Our support is often central to attracting other investors.

Below is a list of our main lending activities:

Project loans

for large developments in excess of EUR 25m

Intermediated loans

made via local banks

Venture capital

helping fund managers invest in high-tech and growth SMEs


has benefited from our long term commitment

Equity & fund investment

to catalyse further activity