Business Funding

Funding Opportunities for Your Business

Funding Opportunities

We've outlined a number of business funding and financing services that may be of interest to businesses of all sizes.

Better Business Finance

Better Business Finance provides impartial information and support to businesses and entrepreneurs looking to develop and grow.


British Business Bank works with private sector partners to enable businesses to access finance from a number of providers, through a wide range of products.


Crowdcube is an equity crowdfunding platform for entrepreneurs of start-ups and growing businesses.


EM3 LEP invests funding through the Local Growth Fund programme and can access European funding through its EUSIF programme.

Fredericks Foundation

Fredericks Foundation is open to anyone who has a viable business proposition but cannot obtain mainstream finance.


Funding solutions for small and medium sized enterprises

Innovate UK

Government funding competitions in research and innovation

Start Up Loans

A Start Up Loan is a government-backed personal loan available to individuals looking to start or grow a business in the UK.