Start Up Loans in Berkshire
Are you looking into starting your own business in Berkshire? Let’s Do Business Start Up is here to provide you with the advice, support and access to funding you need to turn your idea into a reality – from the drawing board to fully-fledged business.
At Let’s do Business Start Up we offer free advice to prospective entrepreneurs either via email, via our online chat function which can be accessed at the bottom right of this page or you can call us on 0844 943 2988.
Before you take the next step towards starting your new business, make sure you’ve read through our Start Up Loans checklist – don’t miss anything out!
If you’re ready to apply now for a start-up loan you can submit your starting your enterprise form online and one of our team will reply within two days to arrange the next steps.
Start-up loan interest rate: 6.00% per annum 6.19% APR representative with repayment terms over 12 to 60 months
Starting a new business in Berkshire
Berkshire is strategically placed close to London and is well known for a range of industries from digital innovation, technology and pharmaceuticals to motor sport, film and television as well as waste and energy.
Almost 2000 businesses started up in the region during 2014, a 40% increase on the previous year.
The greatest number of start-ups within Berkshire have been in Slough with Reading closely following.
Reading is the fourth largest of the 21 “digital clusters” in the UK, providing nearly 55,000 jobs in the digital industry using a highly innovative and skilled workforce. The town is home to some of the world’s largest companies, such as Microsoft, Oracle, Symantec and Huawei.
More than 1,500 digital and technology companies are based in Berkshire, the sector has a strong partnership with the University of Reading where plans to construct the Thames Valley Science Park in Wokingham are currently being finalised.
If you’re thinking about applying for a Start-up Loan, you can visit our blog and resource centre for a wealth of information that will help set you on your way in the world of business. If you have an enquiry, there are plenty of ways to get in touch.