What we do

We invest in smaller banks, non-bank lenders and venture capital funds
to increase the choice of finance for smaller and mid-sized businesses.

Delivering against our objectives

Support the development of diverse debt and equity finance markets
Promote competition and increased supply through new and existing finance providers

Profitable, productive
and innovative

investments in our portfolio
invested alongside £4.6bn of private sector funding
businesses supported
pre-tax profit in 2015-16

British Business Bank Investments is the commercial subsidiary of the British Business Bank plc. We aim to earn a commercial return pursuing investments on a fully commercial basis without receiving any advantage from the government.

Support the development of diverse debt and equity finance markets

Increase the level of finance to small and mid-size businesses

Promote competition and increased supply through new and existing finance providers

We work with...