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COVID-19 Recovery Grants from the London Business Hub – Frequently Asked Questions
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COVID-19 Recovery Grants from the London Business Hub – Frequently Asked Questions

Answers to frequently asked questions about the COVID-19 recovery grants.

Mayor of London TechInvest: Black Founders in Tech
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Mayor of London TechInvest: Black Founders in Tech

Support to showcase tech innovation in London.

Determine Your Business Value: IP and Investment Valuation
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Determine Your Business Value: IP and Investment Valuation

Discover the value of your intellectual property.

Operating a Viable Early Years Provision / Grant Funding – Thinking Outside the Box

A series of webinars to support the early years sector during COVID-19.

New business support announced by the Chancellor
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New business support announced by the Chancellor

We've summarised the newest announcements affecting your business made by the Chancellor t...

Queen Mary Business Support
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Queen Mary Business Support

Access to free legal, financial and business support and guidance through our partnership ...

The Nail Group
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The Nail Group

Discover how The Nail Group has used our support services during COVID-19.

Community Business Trade Up Programme
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Community Business Trade Up Programme

Help for community businesses to grow and develop their income from trading.

COVID-19 Recovery Grants from the London Business Hub
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COVID-19 Recovery Grants from the London Business Hub

Grants for SMEs to adapt and diversify during COVID-19.

Investment for Impact
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Investment for Impact

Funding for organisations delivering social good.

The Prince’s Trust Enterprise Programme
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The Prince’s Trust Enterprise Programme

The Prince's Trust Enterprise Programme provides free start-up support to young people.

Southwark Pioneers Fund
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Southwark Pioneers Fund

Grants for commercial and social enterprises to start-up and grow.

Support for Film and Media
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Support for Film and Media

Film London is the strategic agency for film and media in London.

Crowdfunding for Creative Projects
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Crowdfunding for Creative Projects

Kickstarter is a crowdfunding platform for new creative projects. 

Business Loans from Accredo
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Business Loans from Accredo

Accredo provides business loans of between £25,000 and £1 million.

Investment for Growing Firms
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Investment for Growing Firms

The Angel CoFund is a co-investment fund for UK firms with growth potential.

Angel-led Crowdfunding from Angels Den
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Angel-led Crowdfunding from Angels Den

Angels Den is an angel-investment platform for SMEs looking for a minimum of £50,000.

Funding for Artists and Cultural Organisations
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Funding for Artists and Cultural Organisations

Arts Council England supports the arts across England.

Brexit Funding and Support
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Brexit Funding and Support

Funding and support to help businesses navigate the impact of leaving the EU.

Funding for Social Enterprises from Big Issue Invest
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Funding for Social Enterprises from Big Issue Invest

Finance for social enterprises and profit-with-purpose businesses.

BnkToTheFuture
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BnkToTheFuture

BnkToTheFuture is an investment platform for financial innovation and tech.

Bad Credit Loans from Boost Capital
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Bad Credit Loans from Boost Capital

Boost Capital provides unsecured loans to firms that have a bad credit record.

BFI Film Fund
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BFI Film Fund

BFI is a cultural charity to champion and support film, television and moving image.

Charity Bank Loans
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Charity Bank Loans

Charity Bank provides loans to charitable organisations.

Samuel Wilson’s Loan Trust
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Samuel Wilson’s Loan Trust

Samuel Wilson's Loan Trust provides business loans to people under the age of 40.

London Borough of Westminster
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London Borough of Westminster

Advice, support and information for businesses in Westminster.

Capital for Impactful Enterprises
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Capital for Impactful Enterprises

ClearlySo is for businesses and charities that want to raise at least £300,000.

Crowdcube Crowdfunding
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Crowdcube Crowdfunding

Crowdcube is a crowdfunding platform for startup, early and growth-stage businesses.

Finance Kitchen: Funding for the Food and Drink Sector
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Finance Kitchen: Funding for the Food and Drink Sector

Finance Kitchen supports food and drink firms to access funding.

Funding for Growing Firms
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Funding for Growing Firms

Funding London channels funds to early-stage high-growth SMEs in London.

Funding Options
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Funding Options

Funding Options helps businesses to find finance that meets their needs.

Finance for Charities and Social Enterprises
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Finance for Charities and Social Enterprises

Good Finance supports social enterprises to navigate the social investment landscape.

Greater London Investment Fund
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Greater London Investment Fund

Debt and equity finance for businesses in London.

Support for Digital Businesses from Blenheim Chalcot
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Support for Digital Businesses from Blenheim Chalcot

Blenheim Chalcot is a venture builder to support the growth of digital businesses.

Indiegogo Crowdfunding
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Indiegogo Crowdfunding

Indiegogo is a crowdfunding platform to help innovative entrepreneurs raise funds.

Innovate UK Funding
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Innovate UK Funding

Innovate UK runs funding competitions to help businesses develop innovative ideas.

Invoice Finance Solutions
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Invoice Finance Solutions

Link Capital UK provides advice on invoice factoring to help improve cash flow.

Tottenham Opportunity Investment Fund
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Tottenham Opportunity Investment Fund

Loans for startups and existing businesses in or relocating to Tottenham.

London Borough of Lewisham
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London Borough of Lewisham

Advice, support and information for businesses in Lewisham.

Top Five Ways AI Can Help Grow Your Business
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Top Five Ways AI Can Help Grow Your Business

Artificial intelligence can help you achieve business growth.

Business Loans for Women
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Business Loans for Women

Boost Capital provides loans of more than £3,000 to business women.

London Borough of Tower Hamlets
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London Borough of Tower Hamlets

Advice, support and information for businesses in Tower Hamlets.

Export Documents and International Trade Services
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Export Documents and International Trade Services

LCCI provides a range of international trade services.

Mayor of London’s TechInvest
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Mayor of London’s TechInvest

The Mayor of London's TechInvest Programme is an exclusive event series supported by the M...

MedCity
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MedCity

MedCity champions and supports the growth of the life sciences sector.

Change Management Consultancy from Middlesex University
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Change Management Consultancy from Middlesex University

Consultancy services to support businesses with change management.

NHS Suppliers Portal
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NHS Suppliers Portal

Search for new contract opportunities with the NHS.

Supporting Women and Parents into Self-employment
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Supporting Women and Parents into Self-employment

My OutSpace supports women and parents in south London into self-employment.

Funding for Technology Firms from Pentech Ventures
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Funding for Technology Firms from Pentech Ventures

Pentech provides capital funding to technology and software startups.

RBS Social & Community Capital
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RBS Social & Community Capital

Loans for social enterprises that don't qualify for mainstream loans from banks.

Microsoft Reactor London
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Microsoft Reactor London

Microsoft Reactor - London is a hub for developers and startups.

Royal Academy of Engineering Enterprise Hub
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Royal Academy of Engineering Enterprise Hub

The Enterprise Hub runs programmes to support engineering entrepreneurs.

Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames
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Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames

Advice, support and information for businesses in Kingston upon Thames.

Lloyds Bank and Bank of Scotland Social Entrepreneurs Programme
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Lloyds Bank and Bank of Scotland Social Entrepreneurs Programme

Support for social entrepreneurs to start and scale their own venture.

Funding for the Science and Technology Sector
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Funding for the Science and Technology Sector

STFC provides services to support scientific research.

Funding for Startups from Seedcamp
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Funding for Startups from Seedcamp

Seedcamp backs startups using technology to change how people live.

Equity Crowdfunding from Seedrs
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Equity Crowdfunding from Seedrs

Seedrs is an investment platform for startups that want to access equity crowdfunding.

Customised Training at SOAS University of London
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Customised Training at SOAS University of London

Customised training programmes for business.

South East Enterprise (SEE)
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South East Enterprise (SEE)

Business support and training for startups and growing firms in Greenwich.

Start Up Loans
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Start Up Loans

A Start Up Loan is a government-backed loan for business purposes.