Don’t give up your equity with crowdfunding

With our specialist small business loans you get to keep all the equity in your business.

  • Unsecured loans £50k – £250k
  • Borrow over 6 months – 5 years
  • Rates from 1.9% per year
  • Get a decision in as little as 5 hours
  • No fees for full early repayment
British Business Bank

The Government-owned British Business Bank is supporting the UK’s small businesses with the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS). .

Specialist loans for small businesses

Unlike crowdfunding, our community of investors lend to businesses through Funding Circle, and you pay off your small business loan in fixed monthly repayments. You don’t need to pitch or present business plans, just apply online in 10 minutes and upload or email a few documents.

So you can stay focused on your business, you’ll get a dedicated account manager and a decision in 24 hours. Taking your business to the next level has never been easier.

Finance for almost any purpose:

  • Boost your cash flow
  • Grow your business
  • Refurbish premises
  • Cover a one-off cost
  • Buy new equipment
  • Hire extra staff

We’ve helped 57,000 established small businesses access finance in the UK, and approve a new loan on average every 5 minutes.

The funds have helped us move our business forward.

Previously reliant on distributors, Tom at Bobbin Bicycles borrowed to start selling directly to customers via their website.

Quick and easy to apply

With our straightforward application process, you can get the funds to take your business forward in just a few days.

  1. Check if you qualify in 30 seconds

    See if you’re eligible without affecting your credit score.

  2. Apply online in 10 minutes

    Tell us about you and your business with our simple form.

  3. Decision in 24 hours

    If approved, you’ll get a personalised quote typically in 24 hours.

  4. Your funds arrive

    Once you accept, you’ll have the money in your account in days.

Check if you qualify

Here to help if you need us

You’ll get a dedicated account manager straightaway who’ll guide you through every step.

0800 848 8747

Need help? Call us.

Very fast efficient service with excellent communication. We had funds in the bank within 1 week of applying online!
Paul Gedney, Sept 2017

Helen Smith at Glogg manufactures stainless steel, reusable water bottles. She borrowed £40,000 to fulfill an order of 200,000 steel pint glasses for Glastonbury.

Funding Circle was the first “marketplace lender” to join the UK’s Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme
The Financial Times, April 2020

We’re here to help

Contact our team if you have any questions.

0800 848 8747

Need help? Call us.