Geographical Distribution of CBILS Lenders against Eligible Companies
There are currently 80 lenders accredited to disburse the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS) and the Coronavirus Large Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CLBILS). To date, 40,650 loans worth £7.84 billion have been approved by the lender panel. The number of lenders with a presence in each region is fairly balanced, ranging between 49 and 53. Whilst the number of eligible companies per region has a much wider range with the lowest being 52,372 in Northern Ireland and the highest 948,056 in London.