Business Finance Solutions (Manchester, Cheshire, Lancashire & Cumbria)

British Business Bank programme: Enterprise Finance Guarantee

Business Finance Solutions (BFS) is a leading not-for-profit alternative business finance provider. BFS prides itself on ensuring that businesses have access to the finance they need, through a wide range of products and embedded business support in the North West of England and across the UK.

BFS was established in 2002 with a brief to provide professional and service-focused finance options for businesses that have been unable to obtain funding through a mainstream lender. Through growth and developing its finance offering, BFS provides term loans between 6months and 7 years together with access to equity funding to £2,000,000 and has now lent over £230m to 17,000 businesses across the UK through a variety of funds, which include the Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund, Start-Up Loans, Business Growth Loans and the Greater Manchester Export Fund. As the finance arm of The Growth Company,  BFS work with thousands of ambitious businesses to help them to grow, thrive and create jobs.

The Growth Company is a national-not-for-profit company, helping businesses, people and places to achieve transformational growth by boosting employment, skills, investment and enterprise for the benefit of all.

To find out more about Business Finance Solutions and its services, please call on 0161 245 4977 or email

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