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Export Guarantees, Insurance, Loans and Support
UK Export Finance (UKEF) helps UK companies selling abroad by sharing the financial risks of selling overseas, with support such as insurance and credit guarantees for their banks.
UK Export Finance
Small Business Forum
An online business forum for SMEs to get help and support with filing taxes, paying taxes and with using digital services in general.
HM Revenue & Customs
Barclays backs UK SMEs through Brexit with a package of support including a £14bn lending fund
Barclays has announced a £14bn* lending fund as part of a series of initiatives to help small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) to succeed and flourish through Brexit and beyond.
Funding Central provides access to information on grant funding opportunities from local, national and international funding sources as well as social investment from a range of providers.
“Funding Central picks out oppor
A friendly and convenient service that helps you find the right finance for your startup or early stage business, from £500 to £500,000.
The British Business Bank
The British Business Bank brings expertise and Government money to the smaller business finance markets.
The British Business Bank
The Transmit Growth Fund
The Transmit Growth Fund directly supports companies who are looking for some help in raising the finance they need to make advances in their business, and for whom finance from traditional lenders is not an option.
This fund p
Financial focus: grants and funding
It's always worth understanding what financial assistance is out there for your business.
24th November 2016
3 MINUTE READ
Financial focus: loans and how to use them in your business
Taking out a loan is a common way to fund changes in business. Here's our guide to getting it right.
2 MINUTE READ
Focus on: crowdfunding
If you want to bring a new product to market, read why crowdfunding could be right for you.
Exploring international markets with Fentimans
You might know Fentimans range of drinks from cafes, restaurants and shops around the world...
30th January 2017
8 MINUTE READ
How I funded my start-up business
David Copple of Shine shares how he financed his start-up business…
16th February 2017
The fundamentals: finance and funding
Good financial management is the cornerstone of every business – without it, you can’t survive, and with it you thrive.
13th March 2017
9 MINUTE READ
How it affects me: The Apprenticeship Levy
It’s important for all businesses who employ people to know what the Apprenticeship Levy means for their business...
22nd March 2017
Don't get shoehorned into the wrong funding approach
Thanks to Craig Drake, Head of Research at Rangewell, gives top tips on finding the right funding for your business.
31st March 2017
Decided to invest in innovation? Looking outside of your organisation to fund it?
16th May 2017
Entrepreneur tips on marketing your raise
Hear from CEO of Inn Style, Adrian Melrose about how best to market your raise
20th June 2017
Securing investment to scale
Looking for external investment in your business can seem like a daunting process, but investors are people too!
3rd July 2017
6 MINUTE READ
Five ways R&D tax credits can support your business
How can R&D tax incentives help alleviate the growing pains that many business face as they look to scale-up and expand?
14th May 2018
Top tips for financing your business
Damian Baetens, Business Support Director at Transmit Consulting, shares his top tips for financing your business.
27th June 2018
2 mins with Teal
Richard Myers, Commercial Director of Teal, explains the variety of finance support available to businesses.
10th September 2018
Top Tips for Financial Forecasting
Tony Cawson, Business Advisor at Transmit Start-Ups, shares his top tips for financial forecasting.
11th October 2018
North East company throws a lifeline to nation’s SMEs
Gateshead company providing award-winning support to entrepreneurs announces new ethical loan fund to help grow businesses.
29th November 2019
In conversation with Jason Hobbs, CEO, North East Fund
Jason Hobbs, CEO of the North East Fund, explains the positive impact funding can deliver
9th December 2019
North East Fund
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