British Business Bank
Investment and Business Funding
The British Business Bank is 100% Government owned, but independently managed. It brings expertise and Government money to the smaller business finance markets. They don’t lend or invest directly. Instead they work with over 100 partners such as banks, leasing companies, venture capital funds and web-based platforms.
* Increase the supply of finance available to smaller businesses where markets don’t work well.
* Create a more diverse and vibrant finance market for smaller businesses, with a greater choice of options and providers.
* Build confidence in the market by increasing smaller businesses’ understanding of the options available to them.
* Achieve this whilst managing taxpayer resources efficiently and within a robust risk management framework.