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What We Do

From growth capital to management buy-outs, acquisitions to property developments, whatever your strategy we can provide access to flexible investments up to £7million. Funding is available nationwide, via our regional presence in Birmingham and Manchester. Offering local knowledge and a face-to-face service, our team of professionals have over 50+ years' experience in private equity and 100+ years in investment banking.


A proven track record of committing capital

Growth Capital

FDC's growth capital team has backed 8 ambitious SME businesses. Our average investment value is £2.5m, and covers a broad spectrum of sectors, locations and transaction types, via flexible debt packages.

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Property

FDC's property investment team has supported 12 developers in the last 12 months, advising on funding a variety of regeneration and property developments in the West Midlands and the North West.

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£17m of growth capital invested in SMEs across England
5 deals completed in North West & Yorkshire in the last 18 months
524,093sqft of commercial space built in the West Midlands
23 businesses backed from a range of sectors and locations

How We Do It

We understand that no two business strategies are the same.

That's why FDC works closely with SME businesses to understand their ambitions and structure a debt-based deal that works for their future.

Our due diligence process is focused and cost-effective.

We use in-depth knowledge, a wide network of trusted experts and robust processes to progress deals quickly and efficiently.

We provide a team of dedicated Investment Professionals.

The personal approach you get when you work with FDC ensures the funding process is smooth, coordinated and well communicated throughout.

We forge strong relationships with the businesses we back.

Our pro-active portfolio function means that guidance, support and access to our network of sector specialist and non-execs is available from day one right up until we exit.