First Enterprise | Good Finance
Victoria Copestake
0115 942 3772
First Enterprise Business Agency
6 Sherwood Rise
NG7 6JF Nottingham
United Kingdom

First Enterprise helps create funding routes and support for businesses and entrepreneurs who may not be able to access funding through the traditional methods. Set up in 1989, we have experience in how to raise finance and support you and your business from start-up to growth.

First Enterprise also offer their lending to social enterprises and charities via the Community Investment Enterprise Facility (CIEF). CIEF was set up to meet the needs of underserved small enterprises that have a positive impact in the communities they operate.


We are a responsible finance provider in the East Midlands and South East Midlands and we are committed to ensuring our clients can speak one-to-one with our business mentors, access key business and sector information and trends, and vitally, competitive and tailored finance rates. 

  • We provide loans of between £3,000 and £150,000.
  • Our experience includes pre-start-up advice, aftercare support, business plan drawing, advise on maintaining a healthy cash flow, training and  PR/marketing support.
  • We want to help more entrepreneurs to flourish in the East Midlands and South East Midlands.