Bristol based Freckles Childcare has been supported by Entrepreneurial Spark powered by NatWest and in five months the company has gained six clients in Bath, two in Bristol and one in Gloucester.
Many of the organisations that were awarded financial support in the first round of funding will use the money to support employability in their region.
RBS has today committed to helping 2.5 million people in the UK each year to improve their financial capability.
RBS has executed a £1.1bn securitisation deal with Macquarie Infrastructure Debt Investment Solutions (MIDIS), which will allow the bank to recycle capital and increase lending to the sustainable or renewable energy sectors.
RBS has today announced a new £1 billion in funding through NatWest to support female entrepreneurs in the UK to scale and grow – the largest intervention by a UK lender focused specifically on female-led businesses.