WMCA Commercial Investment Fund

Accelerating site regeneration and supporting long term growth in the West Midlands with the West Midlands Combined Authority – Commercial Investment Fund (CIF).

Regional Debt Fund Investment

Investment: Up to £20m

Investment deal Hands

Transaction: Property Development

Regional Fund Location

Location: Within West Midlands

Regional Fund Sector

Sector: Commercial Developments, Refurbishments and Green Industry Projects

Managed by FDC and launched by the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA), the CIF is available to commercial developers seeking capital for eligible developments and regeneration opportunities, including speculative developments.

Funding is designed to bring inward investment and employment into the region, accelerating site regeneration, supporting strong cities and diverse town centres.

Key Features

  • Loan funding for commercial developments can be provided as Senior Debt, Mezzanine Debt or Equity Investment. Fully secured with a maximum repayment term of 5 years.
  • Suitable for brownfield regeneration sites and improving existing properties.
  • All cases subject to a formal credit approval process.
  • Proposals are looked at on a case by case basis.


  • Eligible projects include: Office, Industrial, Leisure, Retail, Mixed Use, Roadside and Hotels.
  • Available for known or referenced developers with a successful and proven track record.
  • Schemes must be located within the West Midlands Combined Authority area.
  • Terms and fees will apply.

Need to discuss a deal?

Information Pack


For more information about FDC funds available download our pack, or get in touch and we’ll answer your questions.