Investment finance plays an important role in our transition to an inclusive, net zero economy. Scotland is an attractice place to do business, with access to a range of financing options and investment support.

Our objective is to increase levels of private investment into Scotland to help businesses realise their growth ambitions and deliver projects that bring wider benefits to the Scottish economy. In turn, this supports economic resilience and inclusive, sustainable growth.


Our “Team Scotland” approach to delivery brings together individuals, businesses and organisations with relevant experience and interests to promote private capital investment opportunities in Scotland and support business growth.

We are supporting access to investment finance by:


Investment is a driver of economic growth. Mobilising private capital alongside public investment is crucial for delivering our vision for Scotland. This includes meeting some of the challenges that we face (including a Just Transition to Net Zero) and supporting business growth and innovation.


Email: investmentfinance@gov.scot
Scottish Government
Directorate for International Trade and Investment
Investment Finance Division
5 Atlantic Quay
G2 8LU

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