Skip to page content


British Business Bank

The Finance Hub

Are you looking to grow your business? Understand the finance options for your business with the British Business Bank Finance Hub

Knowing which of the many finance options are suitable for your growing business isn’t always straightforward.

The British Business Bank’s new Finance Hub helps you understand the options available to you. Its interactive finance finder allows you to identify finance for your needs, while the site’s useful content is designed to get your business investor-ready.

So whether you’re looking to acquire another business, open a second location or invest in new equipment or machinery, learn how equity and debt finance could help you grow your business.

Access the Finance Hub

British Business Bank

Guide to Managing Business Debt

The British Business Bank has written a guide to provide impartial information to help businesses manage debt, improve cash flow and get set for growth.

Is your business feeling the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic?  This guide has been designed to provide information to help businesses through survival and onto recovery, helping you stabilise and move forward to growth and future success, focusing on the following areas:

  • Understanding debt finance
  • Managing debt
  • Improving your cash flow
  • Moving from survival to recovery and growth
  • Resources for businesses worried about their debt

Guide to Managing Business Debt

Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW)

What finance options are available?

Find out about the different debt and equity finance options that may work for your business in two easy steps. Simply confirm the where your business is on its development journey and why you are looking for finance.

As businesses evolve, their finance needs change too. Whether you are just starting out, an established business owner, or a business finance professional, the Business Finance Guide will help you make the best financing decisions for your particular situation.

Use ICAEW’s decision tree to help you identify the funding options that are available to you at every stage of your business journey in two easy steps.

Find out more and download the guide

Government Business Finance Support

Finance and support for your business

A full list of schemes available for businesses, as well as information on applying for a Start Up Loan for your business, and finding coronavirus financial support for your business.

Find out more

Let’s Do Business Finance


Let’s Do Business finance aims to support businesses across the South East and East of England to start-up, grow and thrive, as well as increasing employment opportunities to grow our local economies.

They are an official delivery partner of The Start-Up Loans Company delivering Start-Up Loans of up to £25,000, and business growth loans from £10,000 to £100,000 with up to a 7-year term.

Find out more

Managing Business Debt


The British Business Bank has published a guide for business to help SME businesses manage their debt.

To survive the pandemic, many businesses took on debt through government schemes such as the Bounce Back Loan Scheme. This guide provides advice on debt finance, improving your cashflow, managing and preventing late payments, and other useful topics to help you businesses financially recover from the pandemic.

Choose your Growth Hub

If you prefer to you can browse

Newsletter Subscribe

    By contacting us via our Callback Form or via email, you give us consent to use your data to reply to your query. We will not contact you for any other purpose nor share your personal data with any Third-Party organisations. To know more about how what data we keep and how we use it, please read our Privacy Policy.

    This link will open an external link for you to sign up to our newsletter.

    Sign up to our newsletter