The Coronavirus Large Business Interruption Loan Scheme will launch on 20 April, making loans available for companies with a turnover of £45m and above.
For the existing schemes, £1.1bn of loans have been approved for small and medium businesses through the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme, and four more accredited lenders have been added. Nearly £7.6bn corporate finance has also been provided to large firms impacted by COVID-19 through the Bank of England’s Corporate Finance Facility.
The CBI is working closely with HM Treasury, the Bank of England, the British Business Bank and members to ensure the packages are rolled out with speed and simplicity.
The new Coronavirus Large Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CLBILS) aimed at the ‘stranded middle’
The CLBILS will launch on 20 April and is a government backed scheme to enable accredited banks to make loans to medium and large businesses with a turnover of over £45m.
An accredited lender can provide: