Jan 14, 2019: Amicus Asset Finance has moved back into private ownership amid plans to nearly double the size of the business in the next year. The business was formerly owned by Amicus Finance, which entered administration at the end of last year, affecting it...

 

Jan 11, 2019: Hampshire Trust Bank is relaunching its asset finance division as Specialist Business Finance. The new business offers broker asset finance, wholesale lending and a series of specialist business lines, the first of which is Structured Asset Financ...

 

Dec 21, 2018: D&D Leasing has announced a major rebrand to DND Finance to reflect its growing range of services. The announcement was made at its annual black-tie charity event, which was this year raising funds for Grief Encounter, a non-profit which suppo...

 

Dec 17, 2018: CivilisedBank, the digital SME bank with relationship managers, is changing its name to Allica. When launched in 2019, Allica aims to be a digital SME bank that will offer customers access to a team of banking experts with extensive business finan...

 

Dec 14, 2018: Aldermore Asset Finance has significantly broadened its product range to UK equipment dealers by developing a new online dealer portal. Patrick Jelly, Aldermore Asset Finance’s commercial director, explained that the fully-mobile and optimised por...

 

Nov 30, 2018: Specialist funder PCF Bank has announced a strategic partnership with alternative finance marketplace Code Investing to provide vehicle and asset finance to the UK SME sector. The tie-up will see PCF gain direct lending access through Code Investi...

 

Nov 26, 2018: KfW IPEX-Bank is providing € 30 million to finance two new feeder container vessels for Greenland's Royal Arctic Line. The financing is backed by cover from the Spanish export credit insurer CESCE and includes funds from the Spanish Commercial Int...

 

Nov 21, 2018: Demand for finance has doubled at UK-based Portman Asset Finance as originated funding secured for businesses leapt to £30 million in the past three months, compared to £15 million for the same period last year. The record funding, provided to 550...

 

Nov 21, 2018: Businesses find it hard to choose the right finance solution because they are being bombarded with jargon, according to new research. There are currently 30 different terms to describe just three financial products, a report by Wyelands Bank has f...

 

Nov 19, 2018: Aldermore, the specialist bank, has reached a lending landmark after delivering more than £1 billion worth of wholesale and structured funding. The achievement comes after the business launched a dedicated team in 2014. The business said one of t...