Finding finance

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What does this involve?

Explore your options for raising capital to develop and grow your business. Read Business Gateway’s article on finding finance to review the pros and cons of popular routes.

This article gives a quick overview of grants, bank loans and overdrafts. And it explains the investment finance options you’re most likely to encounter – namely business angels, crowdfunding and venture capital.

Am I eligible?

Yes, if you are thinking about starting, or already run, a business in Scotland.

What does this cost?

This is a free and impartial service.

Who is this for?

Any business based in Scotland, at any stage in its life cycle.

How long does this take?

It takes 2 minutes to read the article on finding finance.

Important information

Contact your local Business Gateway office at any time to discuss your finance needs.

Next steps

Visit the Business Gateway website for more advice on finding finance.

 

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