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Responsible Finance: Building Banking Back Better

ART welcomes the extensive report that has been produced by Responsible Finance, the trade association for Community Development Finance Institutions (CDFIs) like ART,…

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Over £3m Lent to Support Businesses in the Last Year

Since the introduction of COVID-19 support measures, ART has successfully delivered over £3million in loans following accreditation by British Business Bank under CBILS…

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Support for Ethnic Minority Businesses

From launch in 1997 and enhanced by the introduction of Community Investment Tax Relief for CDFIs, which is available to funders and investors…

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How ART’s CEO has Broken the Mould for Access to Small Business Finance

Our Chief Executive, Steve Walker, has a long and illustrious career in small business finance, first with Barclays and, since 1997, with ART…

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CBILS – Extension Confirmed to 31st March 2021

When the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS) and the Bounce Back Loan Scheme (BBLS) were introduced last year to support businesses affected…

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CBLS LOANS SCHEME EXTENDED – APPLY BEFORE 31ST JANUARY 2021

The Government has extended its Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS) giving businesses until 31st January 2021 to apply to their chosen provider.…

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ART Business Loans Annual Report cover 2020

REMAINING STRONG IN THE FACE OF COVID-19

Speaking at ART Business Loans’ first ever virtual AGM, on 25th September 2020, Chair Dr Nick Venning and Chief Executive Dr Steve Walker…

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THE FAMILY BUSINESS MAN ENDORSES ART’S NEW COMMUNITY SHARE OFFER

 “What I am hearing is that ART’s new Community Share Offer is innovative, a very sound, solid, investment with a good rate of…

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ART BUSINESS LOANS’ 2020 COMMUNITY SHARE OFFER IS NOW OPEN!

Following the success of our 2019 Community Share Offer, through which we raised over £250,000 to lend to West Midlands businesses, we are…

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ART IS NAMED SMALL BUSINESS COMPANY OF THE YEAR

We are delighted to have been named Small Business Company of the Year by national publication Business & Industry Today. The Award recognises…

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