We work collaboratively with city and national partners to support business opportunities in Glasgow.
The International Financial Services District (IFSD) is a dedicated public-private initiative to develop Glasgow city centre property to attract more international financial and business services and associated companies to the city. Read more about the IFSD.
Tontine Glasgow located in the heart of Glasgow’s Merchant City is a high-tech acceleration & growth space for young aspiring businesses. Read more about the Tontine.
The Glasgow City Region City Deal is the second largest City Deal in the UK. Over £1bn of investment will support a series of major infrastructure projects, support thousands of new jobs, improve public transport and connectivity and generate billions of pounds of private sector investment. Read more about the City Deal.
Creative Clyde is Glasgow’s business hub for creative industries, such as TV, film, entertainment and events. Read more about Creative Clyde.
The Hub at Pacific Quay is a commercial development in Glasgow offering low-cost business space for companies in the creative industries. Read more about the Hub.
Clyde Waterfront is a large-scale public-private regeneration partnership to make the Clyde waterfront area an economically attractive and competitive area for investment. Read more about the Clyde Waterfront.
Innovation and R&D Grants – information about grants for innovation and R&D work. Read more about innovation and R&D grants.
Regional Selective Assistance (RSA) – grants for investment projects in specific regional areas. Read more about RSA.
Other Sources of Business Funding – information about other sources of funding for business development. Read more about Business Funding.
Scottish Development International (SDI) Financial Incentives – information about further financial incentives. Read more about SDI financial incentives.
Why Scotland – contextual information about investing in Scotland and the reasons why. Read more about Scotland as a business location.
Discounted Business Rates – information about business rate discounts for businesses setting up in the creative industries as part of Creative Clyde. Read more about discounted business rates.
Future City Glasgow | Glasgow is a £24 million programme for integrating technology to make life in Glasgow smarter, safer and more sustainable. Read more about Future City | Glasgow.
Glasgow City Council handles the daily business of Glasgow and its aims to support entrepreneurship and economic growth. Read more about Glasgow City Council.
Glasgow City of Science is a partnership that aims to promote science, technology, engineering, art and design, maths, medicine and social sciences (STEAMMS) as means to improve the lives of citizens living in Glasgow and the West of Scotland. Read more about Glasgow City of Science.
Glasgow Economic Leadership was established in 2011 to provide independent leadership and direction for economic development activity in Glasgow. Read more about the Glasgow Economic Leadership.