From business planning to securing finance (and watching your business grow), let us take the reins.

A business in good shape is more likely to secure external investment.

All investors will ask to see a business plan, the more robust it is the better.

Managing the cash into your business comes down to good credit management.

Small businesses aspire to grow and an injection of capital is often much-needed.

Buying new premises or improving old ones, either way the costs could be a burden.

Using your business assets to provide investors with security against their finance.

Turning your attention to trading overseas could be a winning growth strategy.

Short-term funding solutions to help struggling businesses get back on their feet.

Protect yourself against the risk of being a personal guarantor for investment in your business.

Financial support for those taking the risk in scientific or technological innovations.

Securing the purchase of another business as part of a wider growth strategy.

Most successful businesses start by having an exit strategy in place, be clear on your goals.