ADS Finance Forum

Through the ADS Finance Forum we support companies to grow and develop their business by providing information on general financial issues, the role finance can play in sustainability, and implications of patents and trademarks.

Finance forum

Funding & business support


Unlocking Growth: Funding Resources for SMEs

Using national and international resources, our dedicated Market Intelligence Analyst curates finance and business support information crucial for SMEs to scale and thrive.

From Aerospace Technology Institute (ATI) knowledge to UK innovation funding and tax relief news, this useful section within the Business Development Centre in the Members Area will help leverage opportunities for sustainable growth and help build resilience.

Access support

Access to finance for defence and security


Maintaining a resilient and thriving defence and security industrial base in the UK

To support both the financial services and defence sectors in navigating a complex regulatory landscape, ADS and UK Finance have collaborated on an Access to Finance Guide: aiming to ensure defence and security businesses have the tools and knowledge they need to innovate, scale and grow.

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Other resources

Santander Navigator

Santander Navigator is a one stop shop that helps businesses identify growth opportunities, navigate bureaucratic challenges, tap into emerging talent and optimise logistics. Some services are free, whilst others require subscription. Find out more about the Navigator here.

Santander Corporate & Commercial Banking