Useful Downloads

The Business Guide

The business finance guide is an invaluable tool for entrepreneurs starting a business, or directors managing established or growing companies of all sizes.

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Quick Reference Guide

If you are an entrepreneur, a start-up or SME* located in the Midlands , the Midlands Engine Investment Fund (MEIF) could provide the funding you need to help your business realise its potential.

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Spotlight Report

British Business Bank launches Spotlight report highlighting the opportunities for high-growth and ambitious businesses in the Midlands area.

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Write a Business Plan

Download free business plan templates and find help and advice on how to write your business plan.

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Useful British Business Bank Publications

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Small Business Loans

£25k – £150k

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debt finance

Debt Finance

£100k – £1.5m

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equity finance

Equity Finance

£50k – £2m

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Proof of Concept

Up to £750,000

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NEW CORONAVIRUS BUSINESS INTERRUPTION LOAN SCHEME OPENS TO SMALLER BUSINESSES ACROSS THE UK

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