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Voting for Leasing Life Power 50 opens 29 January, 2015
The Leasing Life ‘power 50’ voting has opened, following on from the last list in December 2013.
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Investment banks eye P2P lending sector
Thursday, January 29, 2015 by Brian Cantwell Two of the world’s largest investment banks are reportedly looking at moving into the peer-to-peer lending sector.
Scania Financial Services posts €109m income
Thursday, January 29, 2015 by Brian Cantwell Operating income in Scania Financial Services increased to a record SEK 1,016m (€109m/£81.5m) in 2014.
Aldermore, Bibby sales staff join Ultimate Finance
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 by Sotiris Kanaris Three ex-Aldermore staff and a former Bibby Financial Services employee have joined a UK leasing company, Ultimate Finance Group.
Eurozone crisis tops brokers’ biggest threat to recovery list
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 by Sotiris Kanaris Brokers see the Eurozone recession as the biggest threat to UK’s economic recovery, a United Trust Bank (UTB) survey has found.
UK: Ex-Aldermore risk director joins Shire Leasing
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 by Sotiris Kanaris Shire Leasing appointed Malcolm Workman as its new head of risk.
ELFA: US new business volume up $12.4bn in December 2014
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 by Sotiris Kanaris Cumulative new business volume in the US equipment finance sector grew by 8% in 2014, an Equipment Leasing and Finance Association (ELFA) report found.
Lloyds funds 107,000 start-ups through FLS
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 by Brian Cantwell Lloyds Banking Group funded 107,000 start-ups last year through the Funding for Lending Scheme (FLS).
Close Brothers loan book hits £5.5bn
Monday, January 26, 2015 by Sotiris Kanaris Close Brothers loan book grew by 4% to £5.5bn in the final five months of 2014.
Ex-ING Lease IT specialist joins NetSol
Monday, January 26, 2015 by Brian Cantwell Ex-ING Lease head of operations and IT Paul Stevens has joined software provider NetSol as chief information officer.
RBS ties up with P2P lenders
Thursday, January 22, 2015 by Brian Cantwell The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) will formally refer small businesses it cannot help to peer-to-peer options for alternative sources of finance.

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