Get a slice of our £10bn lending fund pie

The cash injection to help your business boom

When you have big ambitions for your business, your bank should have the backing to match. Whether your business is big or small, our lending fund can help you take it to the next level. *

In 2017 we approved 93% of business lending (up to £30k) for start-ups and businesses switching to us. Come in and have a chat about how, together, we can help you get to where you want to be.

See our Credit and Lending section for more information.

* Available for businesses with turnover up to £350m.

Supporting great British businesses

Whether you’re an HSBC customer or not, you could apply for your slice of our £10bn lending fund pie. Being allocated in 43 local tranches nationwide, it’s testament to our commitment to helping smaller companies shine.

Supporting you with more than just money:

18 months of fee-free* banking for start-ups

* Free Banking means that we will not charge you an account maintenance fee or for payments into your account covered by our standard account charges.

Supporting your growth ambitions…

Funding options for business growth

Funding - internal or external - is a vital part of business growth, but what type of funding do you need when?

How to improve your eligibility for a loan

How do you prepare yourself and your business for the business loan application process?

What can your business use funding for?

What are the aspects of your business that could benefit from an injection of cash?

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The £10 billion of funding is available to UK businesses with a turnover of up to £350 million. All loans are subject to the usual lending criteria.

The Standards set out principles of good practice in relation to lending to business customers with an annual turnover of up to £6.5m (exclusive of VAT and other turnover related taxes), and which does not have a complex ownership structure (for example, business with overseas, multiple, or layered ownership structures). The Standards cover loans, credit cards, charge cards and current account overdrafts across the customer / product lifecycle.

Check your eligibility

Find out instantly if you're likely to receive the money you need


Start now


Get in touch

If you're an existing customer, call us on

03457 60 60 60

Textphone number: 0345 7125 563. Lines are open 8am to 10pm, Monday to Sunday.

From overseas: +44 1226 260 878

If you're new to HSBC, call us on

0800 032 1770

Lines are open 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday

From overseas: +44 1470 697032


To help us continually improve our service and in the interests of security, we may monitor and/or record your telephone call


New Customers

See our Credit and Lending section for more information

Check your eligibility

Find out instantly if you're likely to receive the money you need


Start now


Get in touch

If you're an existing customer, call us on

03457 60 60 60

Textphone number: 0345 7125 563. Lines are open 8am to 10pm, Monday to Sunday.

From overseas: +44 1226 260 878

If you're new to HSBC, call us on

0800 032 1770

Lines are open 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday

From overseas: +44 1470 697032


To help us continually improve our service and in the interests of security, we may monitor and/or record your telephone call


New Customers

See our Credit and Lending section for more information

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