Financial Support

In addition to business loans, there is a wide range of financial products available to help businesses access the funding needed to grow and thrive.

  • Start-up Finance

    Starting out on your own in business is not always easy. That’s why Britain’s banks are working closely with business angel networks, community finance institutions and the Start-Up Loans Company, a Government-backed initiative. Read More

  • Supplier Finance

    Supplier finance allows a supplier to sell their invoices to a bank of factoring company at a discount as soon as they are approved by the buyer – benefiting both parties in the transaction. Read More

  • Export Finance

    When businesses export, they need to be sure they can afford to produce their goods and that they will be paid. Export finance helps mitigate risks such as default or delayed payment. Read More

  • Business Growth Fund

    Britain’s biggest banks have together launched a new Business Growth Fund. This invests over £2.5 billion to help dynamic and growing medium-sized UK businesses with an annual turnover of £10 million to £100 million. Read More

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