Financing Your Business

From Business Angels to crowdfunding, high street debt finance to start-up loans for young entrepreneurs, we’ve brought together a range of resources to help you find the right finance for your business.

See the latest available support for financing your business

Business Support Schemes

  • Start Up Loans

    A Start Up Loan is a government-backed personal loan for business purposes. Start Up Loans of up to £25,000 are available to individuals over the age of 18 who are eligible to start a business in the UK. There are no application fees or early repayment fees. [...]

  • The London Co-Investment Fund

    The London Co-Investment Fund has raised £25m from the Mayor of London’s Growing Places Fund to co-invest in seed rounds between £250,000 and £1,000,000, led by selected co-investment partners. Applications are welcomed from high-growth tech, science and digital start u[...]

  • Kickstarter Crowdfunding

    Kickstarter is a crowdfunding platform for creative projects that helps artists, musicians, filmmakers, designers, and other creators find the resources and support they need to make their ideas a reality. Kickstarter is a Benefit Corporation, which is a for-profit company t[...]

  • Funding for Creative Businesses from Creative Skillset

    Working in partnership with industry, and informed by leading research, Creative Skillset directs investment into training to ensure industry growth. As part of this work, Creative Skillset offers grants for creative businesses, and it also provides funded training and devel[...]

  • Upcoming Events

  • Dine with Tiffany Young at Allbright (ladies only)

    Join Tiffany Young, Investment Manager at Allbright, for this ladies only evening of dining and networking. Allbright is the UK's first platform that funds and supports female entrepreneurs. Tiffany will be talking about what investors look for, the key qualities of successful female entrepreneur...

  • Finance Business Partnering

    This two-day course provides a fast-track foundation in finance business partnering. Theory is delivered pre-course via a short e-learning module and an e-report. Classroom time is dedicated to application, self-reflection, group discussion and role play....

  • Dine with an angel investor

    Enjoy dinner, drinks and a chance to meet Peter Cowley, an award winning angel investor who has personally invested in more than 50 high-growth start ups. Peter will be talking about angel investment in the B2B market, how to pitch for investment and finding the right angels for your business....

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Grub Club

Posted by London Growth Hub on September 28th @ 1:48 pm

We last met Grub Club when they featured in the Growth Hub success story videos in 2015. At that point, they were based in a co-working space in King’s Cross, and had recently run a successful crowdfunding campaign. We revisited them over a year later at their new office in the Collective Temperance Hospital to […]

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