We're an impact investor with a social purpose and we put Wales's potential at the heart of our decision-making. By making sustainable, effective finance accessible we help businesses that stand to contribute financially, socially, ethically and environmentally to our communities in Wales, and for the future of the wider world.

Direct investment into Welsh businesses
Private sector co-investment 
Delivered to new homeowners through Help to Buy Wales
Businesses supported 
Jobs supported
Total impact on Welsh economy 

(Figures to March 2023 and including loans from the Covid-19 Wales Business Loan Scheme)


Development Bank of Wales F/Y ended 31 March 2023

  • £238 million total impact on the Welsh economy 
  • £124 million direct investment into Welsh businesses
  • £114 million additional investment from banks and other private-sector co-investment 
  • 516 investments made
  • 4,669 jobs created or safeguarded in Wales     


Annual reports

Read our annual report and financial statements for the 2022/23 financial year which give audited financial statements for the Group, information about our objectives, how we operate and our performance and impact.

Impact metrics data disclosure