Business Loans

A business loan is a sum of money that a business borrows from a lender used for a variety of purposes, such as expanding an existing business, franchising or purchasing equipment or inventory.

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Business Funding

Business loans are typically repaid over a period of time, with interest. The interest rate on a business loan will vary depending on the lender, the type of loan, and the borrower’s creditworthiness.

Here are some of the key benefits of working with Shire Asset Finance:

  • Broker & Lender
  • Competitive rates
  • Flexible terms
  • Straight forward and transparent documentation
  • 24 to 48 hours approval time
  • Dedicated team of UK experts
  • Finance up to £1,000,000

Simple application process

Broker & Lender

High Approval Rates

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Secured Business Loan

A Secured Business Loan is another flexible funding solution that we can source for your business.

Shire Asset Finance acts as a lender and a broker. This means we can lend to you direct or source funding for your business with the most competitive fixed rates. With the security your business can offer, the risk to the lender is significantly reduced. As a borrower, you’ll be in a better position to repay the loan over a longer term with potentially more attractive rates than an Unsecured Business Loan.

  • Borrow between £10,000 – £1,000,000+
  • Select from 3 months – 25 years loan terms
  • Interest only payments options available
  • Rates start from 4.9%
  • High rates of acceptance
  • Flexible, longer repayment terms
  • Fixed interest rates
  • Less stringent credit scores
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Unsecured Business Loan

An Unsecured Business Loan is a flexible approach to borrowing that allows a business owner, sole trader or limited company to get instant cash without using valuable assets such as property equipment or machinery.

Our customers are given ultimate choice, flexibility and highly competitive fixed rates, as we are both a broker and a lender. This means we can either lend directly to your business from our own-book lending facility, or approach our vast lender panel to source you the best rate in the industry, fast.

  • Borrow between £5,000 – £750,000
  • Select from 3 months – 6-year loan terms
  • Interest only payments for the first 6 months
  • Speedy approvals and payments
  • Competitive rates from 7% per annum
  • No early settlement fees

“We have used Shire Asset Finance for several purchases and Jemma has always been professional and a pleasure to deal with. She has always managed to put in place competitive facilities quickly and we look forward to dealing with Jemma and Shire Asset Finance for any future purchases.”


“During the period that we have dealt with Shire Asset Finance in respect of acquiring items of plant, I, and other members of the team have found Kerry to be polite in manner, efficient in helping with setting up the initial Agreements and also dealing with queries, both foreseen and unforeseen”

Rob & Alex

Award-winning broker

30+ years of experience

Flexible finance solutions

Friendly & knowledgeable team

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  • Takes less than 2 minutes
  • Fast & Efficient Processing
  • Personal Account Manager