How to find funding for a business
Although some banks haven’t been so keen on funding businesses in the past few years, knowing who to talk to in each bank can really help when looking for funding, and there are alternative finance sources for all kinds of business – if, like us, you know where to look for funding.
How can I find funding for business acquisition or expansion?
With low interest rates and a sluggish stock market there are plenty of people out there looking for good places to invest their money.
Funding businesses with potential is an attractive alternative and there are plenty of business angels, venture capitalists, private equity firms and banks in the market.
Different investors view business types differently in terms of opportunity and risk. We’ll point you to the best ones for you, so you get the best deal.
What about alternative funding?
Today’s financing landscape offers a wealth of alternative finance options. These business funding options include crowdfunding, grants, regional growth fund, equity finance, venture capitalist or business angels.
Haines Watts can advise you on where to find the best finance option for your needs, including new and innovative forms of finance.
Where can I find funding for projects and asset purchases?
Our Asset Finance specialists are great at tracking down competitively priced funding for your new project or asset.
The team deals with finding financing in fields such as IT equipment, plant & machinery, trucks & coaches, fixtures & fittings, furniture, office and security equipment, and medical, aviation and marine equipment.
Should I get advice when looking for funding?
If you want the cheapest, most tax efficient finance don’t hang around. Get our advice as early as you can so we can take you through the twists and turns when looking for funding.
Here are some ways we can help when you with you’re looking to find funding for your business and asset finance:
- Creating a compelling business plan
- Financial modelling
- Finding and approaching investors
- Getting the best deal
- Project management
- Due diligence
- The legal process