All articles by Athena Chrysanthou

Athena Chrysanthou

Asset Finance Solutions makes three appointments

Asset Finance Solutions (AFS) has made three recent appointments to their Synergy, Compliance and Franchisee teams. Melanie Harris is joining…

US BankFinancial to extend equipment finance remit 

BankFinancial Corporation, a publicly-listed minority US bank, is to expand the remit of BankFinancial Equipment Finance, its asset finance division,…

Credit Agricole leasing in fresh auto tie-up with Polish subsidiary

The Polish subsidiary of French bank Credit Agricole Leasing & Factoring, EFL SA, has entered into a partnership with the…

Cashflow concerns cause ‘sleepless nights’ for over 50% of SME owners: poll 

Over half of small business owners admitted to having “sleepless nights” over cashflow concerns, according to a recent poll by…

Secure Trust Bank appoints regional managing director

Secure Trust Bank Commercial Finance has appointed Richard Foote as its regional managing director for London and the South East.…

12-story £27m aparthotel in Aldgate gains OakNorth Bank financing

OakNorth Bank has provided a £27m finance facility to Oaktree Capital Management, a global alternative investment management firm. The finance…

Wesleyan provides £3m block discounting to Liberty Leasing

Specialist commercial finance provider Wesleyan Bank has extended a £3m block discounting facility to Liberty Leasing, according to Wesleyan. This…

Liberty Leasing staff names Southampton hospice as its 2020 charity

UK-based specialist asset finance company Liberty Leasing has named Countess Mountbatten Hospice as its charity partner of the year. Paul…

39% of brokers expect base rate cut by year-end 2020

A United Trust Bank (UTB) broker sentiment survey has revealed over a third of brokers expect the Bank of England…

CD Auction app fires starting gun on ‘accelerated digital development’

UK-based remarketing company CD Auction Group has launched a buyers’ app targeted at brokers in the motor finance trade. The…