EU Exit Programme | Funding Options for your business

27 Nov
  27th November 2020
  10:00am to 11:00am
  Virtual World

Hear from expert consultants who are able to give you the latest information available in support of you trading beyond Brexit and the changing landscape.


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A new programme has been launched to help businesses in Shropshire prepare for change, following the UK’s exit from the EU.

Our withdrawal will bring about significant change to different sectors and our suite of events will show you how to effectively manage these changes creating business resilience.

The EU Exit Programme of events are being managed by Shropshire Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Marches Growth Hub Shropshire. It is a collaborative effort to support the Shropshire business community as they face wide-ranging changes in the business environment.

The programme will provide timely information across areas including recruitment and employment, trading relationships and regulation and is being provided FREE of charge to businesses in the Shropshire area.

It will also offer advice and support aimed to boost the resilience of businesses, encouraging companies to think about how to manage the risks and pursue the opportunities they encounter.

This session will cover:

BCRS Business Loans, Wesley Lovett

Wesley Lovett CeMap DipBB&C – As Head of Business Development at BCRS Business Loans, Wesley leads a six-strong business development team and fosters strategic relationships with key business introducers across the West Midlands. As a member of the senior management team, Wesley also contributes to the overall strategic direction of the organisation.
Wesley has extensive experience in the financial sector. In the banking sector, Wesley covered retail, operational and business banking before joining BCRS in 2014. 
EU Exit – Funding your business.

• Funding for SMEs – what we know today. (15mins)
o Other funding for SMEs.
• The 1st Jan – End of the transition period. (5mins)
• Top Tips for businesses/business owners. (5mins)
• Q&A (5-10mins)

Santander, Anita Roberts

Ways Santander can help with cashflow, local support and lending options.

10 Point Checklist to help you prepare:

  1. Understand your current financial position
  2. Identify Potential Future finance requirements
  3. Supply Chains
  4. Overseas Customers
  5. Cross Border Banking
  6. Payments
  7. Staffing
  8. VAT/Customs
  9. Legal implications
  10. Sector Support

The Marches Growth Hub Shropshire in partnership with Shropshire Chamber have organised a suite of events around the county of Shropshire that will provide the latest information, advice and guidance supporting:

• Recruitment • Finance and funding • Employment and management of domestic and foreign nationals • Intellectual property • International Trade services including language, culture and documentation • European agency and consumer law • VAT and Data Protection

Zoom Security:

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