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.

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.

We are LDC

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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.

Find out how LDC can make a difference to your company

Recent Awards

  • Private Equity Firm of the Year - Thames Valley Deal Awards
  • Deal of the Year over £25m (Clifford Thames) - Thames Valley Deal Awards
  • Exit Management Team of the Year (Metronet) - North West BVCA Management Team Award
  • Exit Management Team of the Year (Penn Pharma) - Wales BVCA Management Team Awards