Start Up Loans

What offer is A Start Up Loan is a government-backed personal loan of up to £25,000, available to individuals looking...

Syndicate Room 

Investment fund providing multi sector investments.


Funding and support. Support with product, model and proposition, sales and distribution.


Equity crowdfunding platform which supports you through the entire journey, from campaign creation to promotion and documentation.


Equity finance platform 

Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS)

This is a scheme which encourages investors to invest in UK companies. You need to apply to HMRC to get SEIS status. SEIS allows investors to claim back up to 78% of their investment in the first year (up to £150,000) currently. Many professional investors and business angel now require SEIS status at angel stage.

Princes Trust

Run free enterprise programme which offers Government backed start-up loans. Also structured programme of support and mentoring.

New Enterprise Allowance

A grant fund dedicated to supporting people on certain benefits to start a business or develop a business if already self-employed.  Depending on your circumstances may provide business mentoring, a weekly allowance and the option of a start-up business loan.

London Small Business Centre 

Unsecured Government backed Start Up Loans


A crowdfunding platform where you set a target amount. You cannot offer equity, revenue sharing or investment.

Fuel Ventures 

Venture capital company offering investment 

Angel Investment Network 

Investment platform with over 225,000 registered investors.  Investors consist of individuals, family offices and venture funds and are usually current or former business owners themselves.


Virgin Startup is a not-for-profit company, that helps founders and future founders start, fund and scale the businesses they’re passionate...