Whether you’re a small UK venture or a large international company, getting access to the right type of finance can be crucial if you want to grow, invest and create jobs. To help you make an informed decision, this guide outlines some of the different types of borrowing on offer, along with how to apply, how we assess your application and what other support is available.
Discover the differences between debt finance and equity finance to help you decide which is right for your business
Get the information and support to help you complete your borrowing application
Find out what information we use when considering your application and what your options may be if it’s not approved
Explore a wide range of government-backed initiatives and access helpful business support tools
Access a range of help and support from business mentors to tools, checklists and a wealth of other resources
Find out what you can expect when you borrow from HSBC
Find out how to discuss your security arrangements if you're looking to borrow from another lender
Please see HSBC's approach to Credit Scoring and its relationship with Credit Reference and Fraud Prevention Agencies.