Manchester Business Loans helps local businesses find finance, grow, and create/protect jobs.
The Start Up Loans Scheme delivery by BFS provides business support and finance to start up
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Who we are
Business Finance Solutions is a Government-backed, Community Development Finance Institution (CDFI) and a service of Economic Solutions Group. Established in 2002 it has a strong history in providing technical support and alternative business finance across the North West to Entrepreneurs who wish to start & grow their businesses.
As part of the Government’s Solutions for Business Services, BFS has a range of affordable business loans and services delivered on behalf on the Department for Business innovation & Skills (DBIS) by a team of experienced lending professionals. Business Finance Solutions has sanctioned over £16 million in business loans to individuals partnerships and companies across Greater Manchester alone.
The amount of finance available to borrow ranges from £500 up to £2,000,000 including;
- New Enterprise Allowance (£500-£2500)
- Start Up Loans (£500-25,000)
- Business Loans for Greater Manchester and Cheshire (£3,000 - £100,000)
- Business Loans for the wider North West (25,000 - £50,000)
- Advice on availability of Loan and Equity products (£100,000 - £2,000,000)
As well as a suite of finance available we also have a range of services for business advice and support including;
- Free Mentoring Services
- Investment Readiness courses
- Ongoing Business Support
- Start Up Workshops
Over the years we have sanctioned over 2000 Loans and created and safeguarded over 2500 Jobs. Read some of our Case Studies here.
A business loan from Business Finance Solutions helped Manchester-based HH Films to grow. More information about HH Films can be found at: www.hhfilms.co.uk
News & Events
News / July 2, 2014
Seven brothers from the same Manchester family have come together to create every man’s dream, with the launch of their brewery
News / June 23, 2014
Business Finance Solutions has now awarded over £5m to people setting up their own new businesses in the North West, under the Government’s £150m S...
News / June 16, 2014
Family owned luxury travel company Bridgewater Travel has just celebrated 40 years of trading with a 100% growth in sales generated over the past t...
News / May 21, 2014
Manchester retail research and planning agency secures big brand clients after receiving Start Up Loan
After finding a gap in the market for a local English fish and chip shop, Lee and Wendy Ackroyd decided to open their own, vowing to use the best i...
BFS helped create a new Lancashire based Barbers with a £1,000 New Enterprise Allowance Loan
Rob Czlapka received £30,000 in order to start his uniquely styled hairdressing salon in the Northern Quarter, Manchester.
Manchester-based Business Finance Solutions has now lent over £6million to businesses in the North West as part of its Small Business Loan initiati...