About Us

Since our launch in 1981, LDC has completed over 440 investments and supports a portfolio that stands at over 80 businesses across the UK, and is collectively valued in excess of £2billion. Whilst having Lloyds Banking Group as a parent company pays dividends in strong financial support, it's LDC's unique commitment to making a difference in business that has led to long-term success.

LDC's investments are driven at a regional level from a network of offices across the UK and Asia. Our expert knowledge has secured LDC's place as a national leader in the mid-market, whilst our focus on establishing enjoyable and enduring relationships with those we work with ensures stability and success.

This is LDC

As to the future, LDC's strong ownership culture, with every member of the team being actively engaged in the direction of the business suggests that LDC is a company that will continue to lead and make a difference in the private equity mid market.

Our Approach

Our Approach

We work with management teams, advisors and partners to create a working relationship that is engaging, enjoyable and successful.

Our Criteria

Our Criteria

LDC specialises in providing equity finance for unquoted UK companies with profits typically in excess of £1million.

LDC Advance

LDC Advance

An ability to transact investments at a variety of levels with a focused approach on particular sectors, deal sizes & unique initiatives.

Videos

Videos

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Recent Awards

  • Private Equity Firm of the YearSolent Deal Awards
  • Funding Team of the YearInsider East Midlands Dealmakers
  • Dealmaker of the Year(Andy Grove)
    Insider East Midlands Dealmakers
  • Deal of the Year
    (Joules)
    Insider East Midlands Dealmakers