British Business Bank
The banking and finance sector has lent over £5.5 billion to SMEs through the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS) so far, according to the latest data from UK Finance.
Published 7 May 2020
British Business Investments partners with Par Equity to deliver £75m of investment to entrepreneurs
British Business Investments, a commercial subsidiary of the British Business Bank, has announced a new £15 million commitment to Edinburgh-based Par Equity allowing the partnership to deliver over £75m of new funding for businesses.
Published 17 April 2020
High street banks have blamed the British Business Bank, the government-owned organisation responsible for implementing the coronavirus loans scheme, for delays preventing small businesses across the UK from accessing desperately needed funds.
Published 7 April 2020
Barclays has today announced the launch of a new cashback scheme for term loans to eligible SME borrowers in the UK.
Published 28 January 2020
DSL Business Finance has said that there is no evidence of a decline in the number of new companies being set up in Scotland, despite the uncertainty caused by Brexit.
Published 12 November 2019
New figures released today from the British Business Bank's Start Up Loans programme have revealed that the scheme has lent over £30 million to small businesses in Scotland since 2012.
Published 3 October 2019
The government-owned British Business Bank has appointed Ian Mitchelmore as its UK Network senior manager for Scotland.
Published 4 January 2019