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Flexible access to finance for business growth

Access to finance is an integral part of business growth strategy for many firms, whether they are looking for conventional loans, micro-finance or equity vehicles. You can find out more about business growth strategies by browsing through the list of local and national support organisations below.

Not sure what financing options are right for your business? Contact us today.

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Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund

Are you looking for growth finance to help you achieve your ambitions? Whether you’re an entrepreneur, a start-up or an established SME business the Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund (NPIF) has a range of finance options for you.

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New Enterprise Allowance

Are you over 18, and are thinking of starting your own business? Do you or your partner currently receive Jobseeker’s Allowance, Employment and Support Allowance or Income Support? If so, New Enterprise Allowance could provide the help you need.

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Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme

The Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme can help SMEs towards the cost of installing full fibre broadband connections. Through the scheme SMEs can claim up to £2,500 against the cost of full fibre connection, either individually or as part of a group project.

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Government-Backed 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. Bring your new business plans to life with a Start Up Loan of between £500 and £25,000.

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