Help & guidance for any business looking for financial investment in Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, North Lincolnshire and North East Lincolnshire.
Before you approach anybody for funding, you should first seek impartial advice and guidance. Speaking to an impartial Finance Business Advisor before speaking to a lender or investor is a wise step, because it will give you valuable insight into the various investment products available, how to make your business as attractive as it can be to win investment, and it can also help you to avoid some of the common issues and pitfalls that business owners and leaders face when trying to access finance for their business.
The Humber Business Growth Hub currently operates the Finance for Growth Scheme, which offer FREE and impartial one-to-one support to businesses that are looking to access finance. More information can be found here.
You can also use our planning for finance webpage, where you can work out “where” your business is, where you want it to go, and how much you need to take it there. It may not always be obvious where your first port of call should be. By analysing your business – both in terms of where you are and where you want to take it – the most appropriate means to finance growth should become clearer. There are many types of finance available,Start Up Loans, Bank loans, Grants, Crowd funding, venture capital, funding competitions and others.
If you are looking for business finance we have a range of finance finders tools to help you
We also have a list of Grant Schemes that are currently open in the Humber region.
The British Business Bank Finance Your Growth Information Hub helps businesses understand and discover the finance options that could enable them to grow.
Find details on the governments new Northern Powerhouse Investment fund (NPIF).
Below you will find a list of organisations who can help with business funding.
Doing exactly what it says on the tin, the #GrowMySME Programme provides intensive and tailored support to Small & Medium sized businesses (SMEs) looking to overcome growth barriers. Offering 1:1 advice, workshops & masterclasses, grant funding, and ScaleUp & Supply Chain Support; engaging with #GrowMySME will be one of the best things you’ll do for your business.
We understand that small and medium businesses can often face barriers when it comes to finance, but we are here to help you overcome those barriers and achieve your growth potential. From accessing grant funding, to getting to grips with basic accounts and forecasting, to developing financial strategies and accessing financial management information systems, Finance for Growth has got you and your business covered.
Growing Hull and East Yorkshire is a £1.5m business investment scheme aiming to provide capital grants to SME businesses in Hull and East Yorkshire to support and incentivise business growth, investment and job creation. Grants of between £5,000 and £250,000 are offered.