As the regeneration subsidiary of Tata Steel, UK Steel Enterprise Ltd focus on those parts of the UK that have been affected by changes in the steel industry. In the North, they support the five boroughs within the Tees Valley, Derwentside, and West Cumbria. They invest directly in growing businesses, providing equity investment and loan finance. UK Steel Enterprise Ltd deal with most sectors including manufacturing, industrial service, technology or other B2B sectors (not necessarily steel related). The purpose of the funding can include new equipment, working capital, relocation, MBO, MBI, acquisition or to develop a new business.