Straight Forward
Business Loans

Get a business loan, without having to deal with a bank. Unlike banks, The Route – Finance is able to make a prompt initial decision on any type of project. There are no call centres, no confusing paperwork to complete, no credit committees and no long waits.

How Does It Work?

  • A new borrower completes an enquiry form.
  • The Route – Finance will contact you to discuss your funding requirement, assets as security, exit, premium and other key terms.
  • The Route – Finance will undertake a due diligence exercise to confirm key terms of the project.
  • If the project is accepted, The Route – Finance promotes the project to its Member lenders.
  • Funds will be remitted to the borrower direct from the lawyers.

Benefits For Borrowers

  • The Route – Finance is able to make an initial assessment on whether to accept a project, subject to due diligence, quickly, usually within a couple of days.
  • You will have a dedicated single point of contact within Route – Finance.
  • Members have already pledged funds to be invested in suitable loans.
  • From enquiry to receiving cleared funds normally takes 3 months.

Apply For A Loan

Enter your details to apply for a loan: 

  • Please enter amount between £500,000 and £15,000,000
  • Please enter a value between 1 and 24.
  • Please provide relevant detail with breakdown as necessary.
  • Please provide details of the value of the security and how this has been determined
  • Please provide an estimate of the date that funds will be required.



“Without hesitation I would work with Route – Finance again and would recommend their service to organisations in need of a responsive, nimble and professional funding partner.” CEO of  a Tech company [ Read more » ]   “I would definitely recommend Route to FDs looking at alternative loan funding structures.” The Finance Director of an Energy from Waste company [ Read more » ]   “The Route – Finance due diligence process was well organised, straight-forward and pragmatic. While there was the proper level of probing it was generally stress-free. The Route – Finance facility was ideal in filling a gap left by bank lenders for our type of asset finance. And they were much more straight forward in negotiation that the conventional asset based lenders.” CEO of a Renewables company [ Read more » ]   “We would have no hesitation in recommending any perspective borrower to Route – Finance, with the confidence that if there is a viable development project presented, then Route will provide their full commitment to it.” A Director of a Property Development company [ Read more » ]