UK lenders make £27.5 billion Covid loans to firms

UK lenders make £27.5 billion Covid loans to firms

Figures just released show Britain’s lenders have provided £27.5 billion in financial help to more than 650,000 firms affected by the Covid-19 lockdown so far. The money has come through the three main government-backed lending schemes of the Bounce Back Loan Scheme (BBLS), the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS) and the Coronavirus Large Business …