British Business Bank
The British Business Bank is a government-owned financial institution set up to support economic growth by making finance markets work better for smaller businesses in the UK.
British Chambers of Commerce
The BCC sits at the heart of a network of 52 accredited Chambers of Commerce across the UK, and a global business network. In the UK it brings together over 70,000 member businesses.
British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
The BVCA is the industry body and public policy advocate for the private equity and venture capital industry in the UK.
Confederation of British Industry
The CBI is the UK’s leading business lobbying organisation, providing a voice for employers at a national and international level.
Chartered Institute of Credit Management
Formed more than 75 years ago the CICM is the largest recognised professional body in the world for the credit management community.
Enterprise Investment Association
EISA is the trade body for both the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (SEIS) and the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) in the UK.
Enterprise Nation is a small business network with a community of more than 75,000, entrepreneurs, experts and business owners.
Finance and Leasing Association
The FLA is the leading trade association for the asset, consumer and motor finance sectors in the UK, and the largest organisation of its kind in Europe.
Forum of Private Business
The Forum of Private Business (FPB) is a not-for-profit membership organisation, which offers a one-stop-shop business support service, focused on the growth and profitability of small businesses.
Federation of Small Businesses
The FSB is the UK’s largest campaigning pressure group, promoting and protecting the interests of the self-employed and owners of small firms.
Innovate UK is the UK’s innovation agency and provides networking collaboration and funding opportunities, business-led innovation and R&D.
Institute of Directors
The IoD has been supporting businesses and the people who run them since 1903. It is dedicated to supporting its members, encouraging entrepreneurial activity and promoting responsible business practice.
London Stock Exchange
The London Stock Exchange Group (LSE) is the largest stock exchange in Europe and the fourth largest in the world.
Make UK is the manufacturers’ organisation, the voice of UK manufacturing and engineering, helping thousands of companies to evolve, innovate and compete in a fast-changing world.
National Enterprise Network
National Enterprise Network is a unique membership body representing those working in the enterprise support sector across England.
Responsible Finance supports a strong and growing network of finance providers who provide fair and affordable loans to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), as well as sole traders, social enterprises and individuals.
UK Business Angels Association
The UK Business Angels Association is the national trade association representing angel and early- stage investment in the UK.
UK Crowdfunding Association
UKCFA is the largest organisation representing equity crowdfunding businesses in the UK to the public and policymakers. It has also published its own code of practice.
UK Export Finance
UK Export Finance is the UK’s export credit agency and a government department, working alongside the Department for International Trade as an integral part of its strategy and operations.
ICAEW's Corporate Finance Faculty
The ICAEW's Corporate Finance Faculty coordinates the creation of the Business Finance Guide. The faculty is the largest network of professionals involved in corporate finance. Join Chartered Accountants and others involved in advisory, investment and business. Membership is open to everyone.