Finance For Your Business

In these difficult economic times (even though the government tells us that we have turned a corner!) businesses are still struggling to raise finance to keep their businesses going and invest in the growth of their business. The traditional banks seem to only lend to businesses that do not require lending but are hesitant in…

Super Connected Derby

Some of you may not be aware of a scheme currently being run by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport, which is aiming to help businesses meet the upfront capital costs of connecting to a better broadband service, and is currently available to Derby businesses.  The ‘Super Connected Cities Programme’ aims to support economic…

Virgin Start-up Scheme

Here at Sibbalds, we are big believers in the importance of grants and start-up loans for entrepreneurs and new businesses, who may be struggling to get funding from the more traditional avenues. Recent weeks have seen us blog about the success of Derbyshire Enterprise Growth Fund, and we today turn our attention to the Virgin…