Vimeo logo Twitter logo LinkedIn logo

What is the Midlands Engine Investment Fund?

The Midlands Engine Investment Fund (MEIF), supported by the European Regional Development Fund, provides commercially focussed finance through Small Business Loans, Debt Finance, Proof of concept and Equity Finance funds.

The Midlands Engine Investment Fund aims to transform the finance landscape for smaller businesses in the Midlands and to realise the region’s potential to achieve economic growth through enterprise.

MEIF is a collaboration between the British Business Bank and ten Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs) in the West Midlands and East and South East Midlands.

MEIF provides over £250m of investment to boost small and medium business (SME) growth in the Midlands.

If your business is located in the Midlands and you are looking to scale up, select one of the funding options below to see how we can help.

For the latest news and views join our mailing list

Join our mailing list

Just add your details below to receive the latest Midlands Engine Investment Fund news and information

Select one of the funding options below to see how MEIF can help

Swipe left or right

Swipe to view all funds available

MEIF Map

WHAT IS THE MIDLANDS ENGINE INVESTMENT FUND?

We are a collaboration between the British Business Bank and ten Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs) in the West Midlands and East and South Midlands.

Combining funding from LEPs, the European Regional Development Fund, and the European Investment Bank, together we provide business support and over £250m of investment to boost small business growth in the Midlands.

Read more

Follow @midsenginv


Warwickshire-based Fertility Focus, which manufactures fertility monitoring products, is set to invest in staff and continue its research and development after securing £250k from #MEIF and @FinanceSE.

Read more in @businessdeskwm: https://t.co/BI1tz8j5GS https://t.co/3lmFBZLQLE
MidsEngInv photo

#MEIF Small Business Loans can be used to support new product development, expansion projects and purchasing new equipment.

Find out more about the finance type here: https://t.co/jYDjBK5oLs https://t.co/cIlO7HsLrw
MidsEngInv photo

Birmingham-based tele-optometry company, @EyotoOfficial, is set to develop new technology to enable remote eye tests following a £2.5 million funding round, supported by #MEIF and @Midven.

Find out more in @businesslive: https://t.co/djUD8wWvH5 https://t.co/Nl0hhVQIej
MidsEngInv photo

Leicester tech firm @Navitas_Group is set to digitise the food safety industry following a £745k equity investment from #MEIF and @ForesightGroup.

The boost will support the full market roll-out of its food safety technology.

Read more on our website: https://t.co/UFTXQcQpSW https://t.co/CO3PwJJCgW
MidsEngInv photo

Don't forget to subscribe to our newsletter for all the the latest investment news, insights and exclusive interviews.

Sign up on our website: https://t.co/bhaSJ3nvsT https://t.co/kxSnLTPulF
MidsEngInv photo

Latest News

depicts fertility app on laptop and mobile devices
WARWICK MEDTECH BUSINESS LANDS £250K INVESTMENT

A Warwickshire-based manufacturer of fertility monitoring products, Fertility Focus, has secured further investment from...

Headshot of person with glasses on
Birmingham optometry manufacturer eyes expansion following £2.5m MEIF investment

The investment will support Eyoto in expanding its research and product development  Birmingham-based tele-optometry...

How will Brexit affect my business?

Learn what you need to do to prepare your business for the UK leaving the EU

Visit the EU Exit business website