Funding for business

The majority of businesses will need funding to start and/or grow. Identifying what is needed is often the easier task. Understanding how you can access the right financial support and what types are available to you can be harder to navigate. These resources and information will help you in that process – covering available sources of funding, peer-to-peer lending, external investment for your business, crowdfunding, and funding sources in a crisis.

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List of funding sources

There’s a range of funding available for new and existing businesses – from loans to grants and funding for specific items or services.

Check out the list of funding opportunities

Peer-to-peer lending

If you are looking for an alternative route to financing your business, peer to peer lending (P2P) is one of the choices open to you.

What is peer-to-peer lending?

External investment for your business

Once you have decided that you would benefit from some external investment, your next step is to find the right source of finance.

Find the external funding that’s right for you

Types of crowdfunding

Crowdfunding has become very popular. But what is it, and what are the different types of crowdfunding?

Get to grips with what crowdfunding could mean for you

Business funding in a crisis

If your business is at risk of crisis or bankruptcy, there are emergency sources of financial assistance available.

Emergency funding that you can access quickly