In The Press

30 years of business support

Finance For Enterprise has been supporting the start-up and growth of SMEs since 1985, as one of the first enterprise agencies and business loan funds in the region, initially operating as Donbac. To celebrate our 30th Anniversary, we hosted a summer afternoon of racing at Doncaster Racecourse to thank key partners and intermediaries who haveRead more

Business Finance Provider Reveals New Strategy to Support Region’s Growth

A finance organisation which has supported businesses across South Yorkshire and the North Midlands for more than 25 years has revealed a new strategy for growth today. Finance For Enterprise, previously known as Donbac, has invested in a fresh new brand and marketing strategy. The new look was revealed at a special launch event atRead more

Donbac and Female Entrepreneurs beat the national average!

Over 50% of all loans Donbac has made under the Government backed Start-Up loan scheme have been to female entrepreneurs.   Government figures show 35% of new businesses are created by female entrepreneurs Nationally 40% of the money invested in new companies under the Government Start-Up loan scheme has been to budding female entrepreneurs SheffieldRead more

Donbac is making more loans to businesses than ever before!

March 2013: At a time when Banks are reported to be making fewer loans, in spite of government’s “Funding for Lending” initiative, the South Yorkshire based organisation Donbac has provided over £1.5 million of loans to small businesses during 2012. The Bank of England reported that net lending by banks fell by £2.4bn in theRead more