Small and medium enterprises financing in the United Kingdom

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Statista dossier on small and medium enterprises (SMEs) access to external financing in the United Kingdom (UK)

This dossier presents a range of statistics and facts about the United Kingdom (UK)'s small and medium enterprises financing: access to bank and other monetary financial institutions loans, venture capital and alternative ways of financing the business growth.

Table of contents

  • 1. Overview
    • Number of small medium-enterprises (SMEs) in the United Kingdom (UK) 2019, by size

    • Average profit of small & medium enterprises (SME) 2019, by sector

    • Small and medium enterprises (SME) with growth plans in the UK 2014-19, by sector

    • SME profitability: Small & medium enterprises in the UK Q1 2016-Q2 2019

    • UK: SME current challenges 2016-2018

    • Total finance obtained by SMEs in the United Kingdom (UK) 2018

    • Cash flow problems as an obstacle to UK small and medium enterprises 2019

  • 2. External financing for UK SMEs
    • External finance types sought by small and medium enterprises in the UK in 2018

    • Access to finance as a major obstacle to SMEs in the UK, by sector 2014-2019

    • Share of small and medium enterprises seeking external financing in the UK 2018

    • Grouds for applying for financing of small and medium enterprises in the UK 2018

  • 3. Outcome of external financing applications
    • Bank overdraft application outcomes for SMEs in the United Kingdom (UK) 2018

    • Commercial mortgage application outcomes for SMEs in the United Kingdom (UK) 2018

    • Credit card application outcomes for SMEs in the United Kingdom (UK) 2018

    • Factoring or invoice discounting application outcomes for SMEs in the UK 2018

    • Outcome of application for government grants for SMEs in the UK 2018

    • Outcome of applications for bank loans for SMEs in the UK 2018

    • SMEs that applied for a bank loans from family or friends in the UK 2018, by outcome

    • Outcome of application for loans from a business partner in the UK 2018

    • Equity finance application outcomes for SMEs in the United Kingdom (UK) 2018

    • Loan application outcomes for SMEs in the United Kingdom (UK) 2018

    • P2P loan application outcomes for SMEs in the United Kingdom (UK) 2018

  • 4. Loans and lending to SMEs
    • Share of SMEs loans in total business loans in the United Kingdom (UK) 2011-2017

    • New business loans for small and medium enterprises: growth rate in the UK 2012-2017

    • Number of new loan approvals to SMEs UK Q4 2018, by sector

    • Gross lending to SMEs in the UK Q4 2018, by sector

    • Small and medium enterprises: overdrafts in the UK 2016-2019

    • SMEs reporting rejection of credit applications in the United Kingdom (UK) 2012-2017

    • Small and medium enterprises: repayments on MFI lending in the UK 2016-2019

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