Infographic: The small business guide to alternative finance

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Did you know that the UK alternative finance market is worth £1.74bn and has grown 161% year-on-year? But what’s driving the growth and how could your business benefit? Our handy infographic explains all.

Alternative finance explained

Alternative Finance for small businesses

Getting started with alternative finance

We’ve partnered with leading alternative finance providers MarketInvoice and Funding Circle to help you access the finance you need.

MarketInvoice funds growing businesses with revenues of over £100,000 by releasing cash tied up in their unpaid invoices. You can access the funds on the same day you sign up. And if you’re a Sage 50 Accounts customer, it’s even easier to use, as you can connect your software with MarketInvoice. Find out more about accessing finance with MarketInvoice

Funding Circle is the world’s leading online marketplace for business loans. Funding Circle can give your business access to growth capital between £5,000 and £1 million, payable over terms of up to five years. It can take as little as one week for funds to reach your business bank account. The Funding Circle marketplace has already connected more than 8,000 small businesses with investors, facilitating £700 million in loans to British businesses since 2010. Find out more about accessing finance with Funding Circle

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