May 23, 2019: Kingston Capital Finance has launched a new division called Synergi Partner Finance following the successful launch of its online service last year. The Synergi portal helps vendors to quickly introduce finance options to their customers and then ...

 

May 03, 2019: DNB is strengthening its commitment to sustainable investments with an ambition to fund renewable energy and infrastructure projects worth $52 billion (NOK450 billion) by 2025. In addition, it aims to finance green property development worth $15 b...

 

May 01, 2019: Business lenders White Oak UK and Spotcap are to work in partnership to improve access to finance for UK companies. White Oak UK’s offering includes asset finance, commercial mortgages and business finance, while Spotcap provides fully unsecured b...

 

Apr 30, 2019: Diamond Bank UK, the British subsidiary of Diamond Bank of Nigeria, has been acquired by international businessman and entrepreneur Sanjeev Gupta. The bank is set to be renamed ‘the Commonwealth Trade Bank’ (CTB) and is expected to add to the fina...

 

Apr 30, 2019: The British Business Bank is providing £200 million in additional funding to support high-growth firms across the UK. The bank currently supports more than £5.9 billion of funding to 82,000 smaller businesses, working with over 120 finance partner...

 

Apr 25, 2019: Calvin Capital has agreed to acquire Lowri Beck, one of the leading providers of meter installation and data collection services to the UK energy market, for an undisclosed sum. The acquisition creates a business that can install, service, manage ...

 

Apr 25, 2019: JCB Finance, one of the biggest lenders to the construction and agricultural industry in the UK, is celebrating a major lending milestone. For the first time in its history the amount currently being lent to fund the purchase of machines in the UK...

 

Apr 23, 2019: Global equipment and vendor finance specialist Société Générale Equipment Finance (SGEF) has brought together experts from around the world for a hackathon aimed at tackling the so-called ‘dinosaurs of the banking systems’. The event, held in Berl...

 

Apr 15, 2019: White Oak UK, one of the country’s largest alternative providers of SME finance, has launched a premium broker programme to support its network of partners. The programme features a dedicated business development manager and back office support st...

 

Apr 02, 2019: Hitachi Capital UK has launched a new European subsidiary after significant growth in its vendor solutions arm. Through its European Vendor Solutions division, it is establishing a new subsidiary in Amsterdam, Netherlands, and also opening a branc...