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RBS ties up with P2P lenders
22 January, 2015 The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) will formally refer small businesses it cannot help to peer-to-peer options for alternative sources of finance.
  • NACFB tables amendment to UK SME legislation
    22 January, 2015 The National Association of Commercial Finance Brokers (NACFB) has tabled an amendment to the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Bill which is currently going through legislative scrutiny in the UK.
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Latest Features

The 2014 Leasing Life vox pop annual review
15 January, 2015 It’s been a busy year for the asset finance market all around Europe, and here we seek the insight from a few of the asset finance industry’s senior players as to what they saw as instrumental for the year’s events and what to expect in 2015.
  • Growth falls flat
    15 January, 2015 The ebbs and flows of the individual markets within the Nordic region continue unabated, with the overall effect being flat growth across Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden. Paul Golden reports
  • Treasury supports peer-to-peer lending
    15 January, 2015 UK Chancellor George Osborne made some strong commitments to UK asset finance in last year's Autumn Statement. Julian Rose analyses how they might affect the everyday business lender.
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Blogs

Everything above board with a new Board of Directors
19 January, 2015 The NACFB has appointed for the first time an official Finance Director. David Newborough, formerly of Ashgates and OPKF before that, has stepped in to fill a gap in the Association’s make-up.
  • The true cost of compliance
    17 December, 2014 Quite unusually for the NACFB, we’ve taken a lot of calls from brokers wanting to go out and get training and qualifications. In the past we’ve tried to push these things on our members, and now the pressure is coming from them.
  • The low-risk environment will return to normal
    19 November, 2014 Speaking to other funders across the asset finance industry it seems that we’re all pleased with how our businesses are performing and it’s great to feel like we are in a growing market at long last.
  • Avoid the pitfalls and embrace the new
    19 November, 2014 Start-up opportunities seem to find me! This is the third time that I’ve been involved with bringing a new business to the UK asset finance marketplace. There’s certainly no point in getting older unless you get a bit wiser. Having a demonstrable...
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