Compare Business Credit Lines

  • Lines of credit are available for businesses that need an ongoing source of additional capital
  • You can compare a selection of UK business credit line providers in the table below
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    • Funding Xchange Credit Lines logo
      Broker

      Funding Xchange Credit Lines

      • Discover personalised flexible Credit Line offers in just 3 minutes
      • Get access to a revolving line of credit that you can draw down from when you need it
      • It can be used to supplement cash flow and help expand your business
      • Minimum Turnover
        £50,000 p.a.
      • Available Amounts
        £1,000 to £250,000
      • Available Terms
        1 month to 5 years

      Company details

      • Funding Xchange’s platform matches your eligibility against 45+ lenders instantly, with no broker fee
      • Apply in 3 minutes and you could get funded in a few hours
      • Never pay more than direct and the search won’t affect your credit rating

      Eligibility criteria

      • Your business must have been trading for a minimum of 2 years
      • Your business must have an annual turnover of at least £80,000

    Suppliers that don't offer Business Credit Lines but may offer suitable alternatives:

    • Funding Circle logo
      Peer To Peer

      Funding Circle

      • Borrow £50,001 to £250,000 with the Government's CBIL scheme
      • Nothing to pay for 12 months - No upfront fees - No early settlement fees
      • Simple online application & decisions typically in 24 hours
      • Rates between 1.8% and 7.0% APR
      • Minimum Turnover
        £200,000+ p.a.
      • Available Amounts
        £50,001 to £250,000
      • Available Terms
        2 to 5 years

      Company details

      • Funding Circle, supporting small businesses for over 10 years
      • Used by over 57,000 UK businesses
      • All Funding Circle do is small business, as a result 9 out of 10 of their businesses would come back first next time

      Eligibility criteria

      • UK-based business - 3 years of trading history - Adversely affected by coronavirus
      • Loan primarily for trading in the UK
      • Annual turnover from £200K+ up to £45 million - Over 50% of turnover from trading activity (e.g. not from investments)
    • Portman Asset Finance logo
      Broker

      Portman Asset Finance

      • Business finance broker with specialist sector experience to offer fast and flexible finance solutions
      • Access over 40 leading UK business finance providers
      • Dedicated CBILS specialist account managers
      • Minimum Turnover
        £150,000+ p.a.
      • Available Amounts
        £10,000 to £10,000,000
      • Available Terms
        Up to 5 years

      Company details

      • Business finance broker with specialist sector experience to offer fast and flexible finance solutions
      • Access over 40 leading UK business finance providers
      • Dedicated CBILS specialist account managers

      Eligibility criteria

      • Business finance broker with specialist sector experience to offer fast and flexible finance solutions
      • Access over 40 leading UK business finance providers
      • Dedicated CBILS specialist account managers
    • Fleximize Business Loan logo

      Fleximize Business Loan

      • Voted "Best Business Finance Provider" at the British Bank Awards 2020
      • Industry-leading flexibility - top-ups, repayment holidays, no hidden fees
      • Interest charged on a reducing balance, repay early and only pay for the time you had the loan
      • Priority funding for all essential sector businesses that are trading through Covid-19
      • Minimum Turnover
        £60,000 p.a.
      • Available Amounts
        £5,000 to £500,000
      • Available Terms
        1 month to 4 years

      Company details

      • Voted "Best Business Finance Provider" at the British Bank Awards 2020
      • Industry-leading flexibility - top-ups, repayment holidays, no hidden fees
      • Interest charged on a reducing balance, repay early and only pay for the time you had the loan
      • Priority funding for all essential sector businesses that are trading through Covid-19

      Eligibility criteria

      • Minimum annual turnover of £60,000 p.a.
      • Borrow between £5,000 and £500,000
      • Business activities must be UK-based and impacted by Covid-19
    • The Start Up Loans Company logo

      The Start Up Loans Company

      • Interest rate of fixed 6% per annum
      • Receive business mentoring and support after drawing down your loan
      • No application fees or early repayment fees
      • Minimum Turnover
        No minimum
      • Available Amounts
        £500 to £25,000
      • Available Terms
        1 to 5 years

      Company details

      • Start Up Loans is a Not-For-Profit Company offering a finance and mentoring solution to start and grow a business
      • Start Up Loans have helped over 40,000 businesses get started in the UK
      • Free application support
      • Free post-loan business mentoring

      Eligibility criteria

      • Business is based in the UK
      • Trading for under 24 months
      • 18 years and over
Our comparison service features a selection of providers from whom we receive commission. This table is initially ordered according to our commercial arrangements. You can use the options above the table to order it according to various criteria.

Business Credit Lines FAQ

Also known as 'lines of credit', credit lines are available to businesses that need ongoing access to extra capital. Our selection of frequently asked questions below covers the basics of credit lines and whether they are suited to your business needs. Just click on the question headings for your answers.

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