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ART is a Community Development Finance Institution (CDFI) which provides business loans in the West Midlands.

As a Community Development Finance Institution (CDFI) ART’s remit is to ensure that viable businesses and social enterprises in the West Midlands can access the finance they need.

Our loans can be used for any business purpose, including asset purchase or working capital. We lend alone, or alongside banks or other financiers, and we are able to signpost you to independent Business Finance specialists for advice if required. We take a personal approach to assessing applications and can make money available quickly if necessary.

Our application process is straightforward. What you will need is a viable business plan and a realistic schedule for repaying the loan. See our Resources page for further guidance, or give us a call. We are an independent, mutual organisation owned by our members, both borrowers and investors.

Our investors are philanthropic companies and individuals whose core funding enables us to attract public and private sector support.

 

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Case Studies

Staff at New Digital Marketing
New Digital Marketing

“The process of applying for a loan from ART was straightforward.  We filled in the application f...

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Ricky Manton. Photographer: Marc Kirsten
Mr Simms Olde Sweet Shoppe

“The staff at ART were friendly and supportive. They made me feel like more than just an anonymou...

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John Key, Jules Morgan and Steve Walker at KPM Marine
KPM Marine

“We’re grateful for the existence of CDFI’s such as ART. In today’s economic environment ...

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Eamon and Harmil Pardesi - MyEd
MyEd

“Thanks to ART we have been able to invest in bringing our business to market quicker.  They real...

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