Borrowing

Non-bank finance

Non-bank finance options for businesses and how to choose between them

Raise long-term funding through debt capital markets

Long-term funding options available for larger businesses by issuing and selling bonds through debt capital markets

Government guaranteed lending schemes

This interactive tool determines eligibility for government guaranteed lending schemes

Financing from friends and family

Looks at the pros and cons of getting a loan from friends and family and explains your tax position on repayments

Factoring and invoice discounting: the basics

How to improve cashflow by selling your invoices to a third party before the invoices are paid by your customers

Commercial mortgages and lenders

How to find a mortgage or broker to suit your business situation

Acquire assets and borrow money tax efficiently

Tax efficient methods of borrowing and how they can apply to your business

Bank finance

Bank finance options available for businesses, their advantages and drawbacks, and sources of advice