HSBC UK - Awards Sponsor

We are proud to have HSBC UK sponsoring The 2018 bfa HSBC Franchise Awards.

The bfa HSBC Awards highlight the outstanding business acumen, passion and achievement of individuals and businesses across the UK. These are the most established and prestigious awards in the franchise sector, running for nearly 30 years and widely covered in national, regional and trade press.

Andrew Brattesani, UK Head of Franchising at HSBC said “The annual bfa HSBC UK Franchise Awards are a celebration of everything that is great about the UK franchising sector. To recognise the achievements of all the finalists, highlighting their quality and success, is an essential part of promoting excellence and best practise for all franchisors and franchisees working in the UK. HSBC is proud and excited to continue its support of this awards programme and we look forward to seeing you all on the 28th of June, at the ICC Birmingham.”


HSBC News:

Building on success: franchising moves to the next level

18 January 2018

Bringing passionate franchisees together with some of the best loved brands in the UK and US is bound to generate some interest. Did HSBC's sixth annual 'Meet the Brands' event deliver the right mix?


HSBC Business Growth and Funding:

Funding options for business growth

Funding, internal or external, is a vital part of business growth, but what type of funding do you need when? While each small business might have a different path towards expansion, financing will still be required each step of the way. Here we outline the typical stages of business growth and the key types of funding for each

How to improve your business loan eligibility

Growing your business can be difficult without the right funding, but how do you prepare yourself and your business for the business loan application process?


Blueprint for growth - the strategies that turn small into big

Growth is a sure sign of success, but how does a small company take the next step? Business experts Dr Shai Vyakarnam and Emma Jones discuss the strategies you could be using for each stage of your business life - from start-up to maturity



HSBC Stories:

Mixing with the best

Often the key to business success can be found in networking. We learn from a seasoned expert how making connections makes all the difference         


Using your loaf: Sustainability in action

Toast Ale's Chief Toaster, Rob Wilson, explains the firm's unusual circular supply chain and its sustainable practices



Look, no hands

For Frog Bikes, global growth took off sooner than expected – obliging the firm to make a swift detour on its growth journey



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