• Help to Grow can help you nurture your business

    Posted on Apr 19, 2017

    The British Business Bank launched the initial phase of the government’s Help to Grow programme in May 2016. The first £30 million of Help to Grow-supported lending was delivered to businesses through Lloyds Banking Group. These growth loans are bespoke debt-based finance that goes beyond senior debt in terms of its risk appetite. It is used to support business growth and development.


  • R&D tax support for SMEs

    Posted on Apr 11, 2017

    The government will be looking at ways to implement changes to the R&D Tax Credit scheme. The aim is to reduce red tape to encourage SMEs to apply.

  • Finance a property portfolio

    Posted on Mar 22, 2017

    Is property still a good investment and should potential investors be seeking to finance a portfolio or stick to a single property?

  • Reversing Decline

    Posted on Mar 01, 2017

    Most businesses at some point in their development cycles are going to face static growth or even go into decline.

  • Retirement on the horizon?

    Posted on Feb 28, 2017

    There are several reasons why you might want to sell your business. The most likely is that you are approaching retirement and looking for an exit strategy.