Part of the Humber LEP network:

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

Business Support Helpline: 0300 456 3565


Help for businesses in Hull, East Riding North Lincolnshire and North Lincolnshire to find funding.

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.

Finance Finder
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.

The business Finance Guide

Or view the Online Finance Guide

There are 40 organisations within Finance.

Name Summary Phone Email
Humber Local Enterprise Partnership FUNDING & SUPPORT for Business through Business loan fund and Growing the Humber 01482 485260
Angelgroups FUNDING - 100’s of Angel investors who are looking for investment opportunities
British Business Bank FUNDING - Our aim is to make finance markets work better for small businesses 0114 206 2131
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
Chamber Acorn Fund (Humber) Ltd FUNDING - provider for new and existing businesses via Start Up Loans 01482 324976
Economic Growth Solutions FUNDING & SUPPORT to manufacturing SME's to help them grow.
Elite Corporate Solutions FUNDING - Local experts with over 50 years combined experience in supporting SMEs and sourcing all types of business finance 07710 708046
Finance For Enterprise FUNDING - Loans form £1000 up to £150000 0333 014 3455
Finance Yorkshire FUNDING - finance, business loans and equity linked finance ranging from £15k to £2m for SME's 0300 030 6060
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
GRANTfinder FUNDING - grants database and includes details in excess of 8,000 funding opportunities 0844 874 0739
Green Port Growth Programme FUNDING & SUPPORT and investment  to access opportunities within the renewables sector. 01482 391639
Hull & East Yorkshire Credit Union FUNDING - Business Start up loans for new companies and compaines 01482 778753
Hull Youth Enterprise FUNDING & Support - Youth Enterprise Bank offers grants of up to £1,000 01482 613 775
Humberside Business Loans FUNDING - Secured and Unsecured Business loans 07872 033804
Innovate UK FUNDING & SUPPORT to find and drive the science and technology innovations 01793 442700
Kingston Capital Finance FUNDING - Access to an extensive range of specialist lenders 01482 422022
Leasing For Business FUNDING - Leasing and asset finance providers 07944 356547
Liberis FUNDING - instant cash injection from a loan or cash advance to meet short-term business needs. 0300 017 4183
Lombard FUNDING - the growth of business across a diverse range of sectors with tailored asset finance solutions 0791 7814615
Mercia Fund Management FUNDING - packages of up to £2 million to support and build growth-orientated UK companies 0330 223 1430
SIRIUS FUNDING & SUPPORT a free source of business advice, support and funding for businesses of all stages or growth. 01482.890146
Spacehive FUNDING - Platform for community based projects
Sporting Capital FUNDING - invests in organisations that make a difference by developing people and communities through sport 020 3637 8232
Start Up Loans FUNDING - A government funded scheme to provide advice, business loans to start-up businesses 0300 456 3565
The Angel CoFund FUNDING & SUPPORT £100m investment fund with objectives to back promising UK businesses
The Carbon Trust FUNDING - For capital purchase of energy saving equipment +44 (0)20 7170 7000
Transmit Start-Ups FUNDING & SUPPORT - provides finance, support and mentoring to new and existing entrepreneurs 0191 490 9328
UK Crowd Funding FUNDING - by the public and small investors. 0207 096 0299
UK Games Fund FUNDING - Video games development grants up to £50k
UK Steel Enterprise FUNDING - Economic regeneration of communities affected by changes in the steel industry 0114 270 0933
University of Lincoln FDUNDING - The Business Support department operating the Growth on Growth fund 01522 837200
Virgin Start Up FUNDING - Virgin StartUp helps entrepreneurs get funding
North Lincolnshire Council FUNDING & SUPPORT - Advice for local businesess and companies looking to locate to the area 01724 297330
University of Hull FUNDING & SUPPORT - A range of business support to start-ups and established businesses (0)1482 346311
Enterprise Europe Network FUNDING & SUPPORT - free advice and access to business and technology partnering opportunities in new markets for SME's 0300 12 33144
Knowledge Transfer Partnerships SUPPORT - helping businesses to improve their competitiveness and productivity through technology 0300 321 4357
The Prince's Trust FUNDING & SUPPORT -  Training, Funding for 16 to 30 year-olds who are unemployed  01482 211368
UnLtd FUNDING & SUPPORT - for social enterprise and social entrepreneurs 0845 850 1122