Funding Options is launching in the Netherlands, in partnership with ING, to help Dutch businesses find the right funding for them.
Funding Options is the online business finance marketplace in the UK and helps small businesses source alternative funding options from as little as £1,000 up to £10 million. The partnership with ING means that this service is now available internationally for the first time and helping to support the 1.8 million small- and medium-sized businesses in the Netherlands.
Businesses who are not eligible for an ING finance product will be referred to Funding Options to see if alternative funding can be found for them from a panel of lenders. Even if a business is not an ING customer, Dutch small
Funding Options currently helps thousands of
Ryan Edwards-Pritchard, Managing Director, Funding Options, comments: “Too often small businesses will face the challenge of not being able to access funding from mainstream lenders, whether because they are too young, too small or simply because they don’t meet the banks’ criteria. But this problem is not limited to the UK – it is a global issue that needs to be solved.”
“We’re very excited to launch in the Netherlands through this partnership with ING. This is a great example of the banks and fintechs working together for the benefit of customers. We look forward to supporting Dutch small businesses to access