Our portfolio.

Here are some of our current and previous investments, companies and startups pushing the edge of what’s possible.

Edtech

We’ve got the credentials...

  • Invested in 6 edtech startups in the last year.
  • Seeded our own startup in edtech, Memini.
  • Partnered with Emerge Education, Europe’s largest education focussed accelerator, to provide mentoring and help select the best and the brightest in edtech.
  • Oh, and if that wasn’t enough our Founder, James, has seven kids!

Increasing the speed of memorisation and learning.

Memini is aiming to make it possible to learn a language from scratch in a month whilst building a platform that can be used to teach thousands of skills.

Giving students a better learning experience.

Peergrade is a platform which encourages peer grading and feedback in university classes. It is now used by all of the major universities in Denmark, along with a number of other paying customers in Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Finland.

Study smarter, not harder.

Bibliotech digitises text books allowing students to search and quickly the content they need with the aim to help students learn faster than ever before.

An inclusive training system.

Cosmo is designed for people with additional needs to make training and therapy easy, engaging and fun.



Fintech, Consumer Finance and Proptech

We grew up in consumer finance...

  • Lent over £1 billion.
  • Amigo, one of RGs companies, raised a £275m Bond.
  • Served over 500,000 customers.
  • Seeded innovative fully online payday alternative product.
  • Started and sold two consumer finance businesses.

An alternative to payday loans.

Amigo has pioneered flexible mid-sized guarantor loans for hundreds of thousands of people unable to previously access it. As well as winning a stack of awards, Amigo recently lent it's billionth pound.



Debt Finance

  • More than £200m of debt financing provided.
  • Value assets that other people can’t or won’t.
  • Read more about our criteria here

Award winning festival brand.

Bestival is an award winning four-day boutique music festival. The event is organised by DJ and record producer Rob da Bank along with a small dedicated team and is an off-shoot of his Sunday Best record label and club nights. Bestival won 'Best Major Festival' at the 2015 UK Festival Awards, having won 'Best Medium-Sized Festival' in 2005, 2006, 2007 and 2009, 'Best Major Festival' in 2010 and 2012, 'Fan's Favourite' in 2011 and 'Best Innovation' in 2005.

One of the largest providers of property finance in the South.

Providing fast, flexible finance that fits. Supplying bespoke financing solutions to businesses and individuals. Founded in 1981, MSP Capital has grown to become one of the largest providers of property finance in southern England. MSP Capital supply funding UK-wide but with specific focus on the southern counties and London.

Supporting the expansion of entrepreneurial businesses.

Richmond Group Debt Capital supported the South Coast Roast team take over part of a derelict Victorian coachworks and fire station in Bournemouth Triangle. As the banks wouldn't lend to them Richmond agreed to lend them the money cheaper and more flexibly than a commercial mortgage.

An alternative to payday loans.

Amigo has pioneered flexible mid-sized guarantor loans for hundreds of thousands of people unable to previously access it. As well as winning a stack of awards, Amigo recently lent it's billionth pound.