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Your gateway to finding finance, advice and support for starting or growing your business in the Humber region.

Business Support Helpline: 0300 456 3565

Finance

Before you approach anybody for funding, by planning for finance 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 LoansBank loans, Grants, Crowd funding, venture capital, funding competitions and others.

There are many Grants Loans and Equity Finance schemes running in your area, all these can be found in the government’s Finance available finder  or the private Better business finder. We also have a list of Grant Schemes that are currently open in the Humber region.

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.


The business Finance Guide

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There are 38 organisations within Finance.

Name Summary Phone Email
Humber Local Enterprise Partnership FUNDING - for Business through Business loan fund and Growing the Humber 01482 485260 info@humberlep.org
Angelgroups FUNDING - 100’s of Angel investors who are looking for investment opportunities info@financialpulse.co.uk
British Business Bank FUNDING - Our aim is to make finance markets work better for small businesses 0114 206 2131 info@british-business-bank.co.uk
Business Enterprise Fund - social enterprise FUNDING - social enterprise, set up to provide loans to SME businesses who are unable to raise finance from mainstream lenders. 0800 080 3145 info@befund.org
Chamber Acorn Fund (Humber) Ltd FUNDING - provider for new and existing businesses via Start Up Loans 01482 324976 m.meyers@hullbdf.com
Creative England FUNDING - For the creative industries 0844 824 6042 business@creativeengland.co.uk
Economic Growth Solutions FUNDING - and support to manufacturing SME's to help them grow. neil.harriman@egs.live
Elite Corporate Solutions FUNDING - Local experts with over 50 years combined experience in supporting SMEs and sourcing all types of business finance 07710 708046 dhowarth@ecsgroup.co.uk
Enterprise Ventures Limited FUNDING - packages of up to £2 million to support and build growth-orientated UK companies 0161 838 5200
Finance For Enterprise FUNDING - Loans form £1000 up to £150000 0333 014 3455 info@finance-for-enterprise.co.uk
Finance Yorkshire FUNDING - finance, business loans and equity linked finance ranging from £15k to £2m for SME's 0300 030 6060 info@finance-yorkshire.com
Funding Circle FUNDING - Focused on SME's who can borrow from a wide range of investors 0800 048 8747
FundingOptions FUNDING - We match your business with funding opportunities 0843 504 7842 info@fundingoptions.com
GRANTfinder FUNDING - grants database and includes details in excess of 8,000 funding opportunities 0844 874 0739
Green Port Growth Programme FUNDING - Business Support and investment  to access opportunities within the renewables sector. 01482 391639 greenportgrowth@eastriding.gov.uk
Hull Youth Enterprise FUNDING - Youth Enterprise Bank offers grants of up to £1,000 01482 613 775 charles.cracknell@hullcc.gov.uk
Humberside Business Loans FUNDING - Secured and Unsecured Business loans 07872 033804 richard@finance4business.biz
Innovate UK FUNDING - to find and drive the science and technology innovations 01793 442700 support@innovateuk.gov.uk
Kingston Capital Finance FUNDING - Access to an extensive range of specialist lenders 01482 422022 info@kcfinance.co.uk
Leasing For Business FUNDING - Leasing and asset finance providers 07944 356547 eddie.lambrick@leasingforbusiness.co.uk
Liberis FUNDING - instant cash injection from a loan or cash advance to meet short-term business needs. 0300 017 4183
SIRIUS FUNDING -A source of free business advice, support and funding for businesses of all stages or growth. 01482.890146 alangf@sirius-hull.co.uk
Spacehive FUNDING - Platform for community based projects
Start Up Loans FUNDING - A government funded scheme to provide advice, business loans to start-up businesses 0300 456 3565 hello@startuploans.co.uk
The Carbon Trust FUNDING - For capital purchase of energy saving equipment +44 (0)20 7170 7000
UK Crowd Funding FUNDING - by the public and small investors. 0207 096 0299 info@ukcfa.org.uk
UK Games Fund FUNDING - Video games development grants up to £50k enquiry@ukgamesfund.com
UK Steel Enterprise FUNDING - Economic regeneration of communities affected by changes in the steel industry 0114 270 0933 yorks@uksteelenterprise.co.uk
University of Lincoln FDUNDING - The Business Support department operating the Growth on Growth fund 01522 882 000 growongrowth@lincoln.ac.uk
Virgin Start Up FUNDING - Virgin StartUp helps entrepreneurs get funding enquiries@virginstartup.org
North Lincolnshire Council SUPPORT - Advice for local businesess and companies looking to locate to the area 01724 297330 businessinfo@northlincs.gov.uk
University of Hull SUPPORT - A range of business support to start-ups and established businesses (0)1482 346311 business@hull.ac.uk
Enterprise Europe Network SUPPORT - free advice and access to business and technology partnering opportunities in new markets for SME's 0300 12 33144 contact@enterprise-europe.co.uk
Goole Development Trust SUPPORT - Advice, guidance and loans to new and existing businesses in Goole Area (01405) 766076 Info@gooledevelopmenttrust.org.uk
The Prince's Trust SUPPORT -  Training, Funding for 16 to 30 year-olds who are unemployed  01482 211368 Gren.Clark@princes-trust.org.uk
UnLtd SUPPORT - for social enterprise and social entrepreneurs 0845 850 1122
National Apprenticeship Service TRAINING - Apprenticeship support sercvice 08000 150 600 nationalhelpdesk@apprenticeships.gov.uk
North Lindsey College (Kingsway Consulting Ltd) TRAINING - delivering training development, funding and business support services  01724 294040 kcinfo@northlindsey.ac.uk