Funding Circle heralds a new way forward for asset lending

Last month, following a broadly upbeat Budget from the UK Chancellor of the Exchequer, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) upgraded its UK growth forecasts for the next two years – from 2.7% to 2.8% in 2014 and from 2.4% to 2.5% in 2015. John Longworth, BCC Director General, stressed that the economy is ‘gaining momentum’ and paid tribute to businesses across the UK that have fought hard to grow and create jobs. However, Longworth also sounded a warning that major issues remain as the economy still faces long-term challenges despite recent progress.

Funding Circle heralds a new way forward for asset lending

Apr 23, 2014

Last month, following a broadly upbeat Budget from the UK Chancellor of the Exchequer, the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) upgraded its UK growth forecasts for the next two years – from 2.7% to 2.8% in 2014 and from 2.4% to 2.5% in 2015. John Longworth, BCC Director General, stressed that the economy is ‘gaining momentum’ and paid tribute to businesses across the UK that have fought hard to grow and create jobs. However, Longworth also sounded a warning that major issues remain as the economy still faces long-term challenges despite recent progress.

White Clarke Group adds SEPA enhancements to its back-office systems

White Clarke Group has announced the delivery of SEPA (Single Euro Payments Area) compliant enhancements to its back-office solution clients in Europe.

White Clarke Group adds SEPA enhancements to its back-office systems

Apr 22, 2014

White Clarke Group has announced the delivery of SEPA (Single Euro Payments Area) compliant enhancements to its back-office solution clients in Europe.

Leading from the front: a profile of Sven Jirgal, VP and COO of Cisco Capital

Sven Jirgal, vice president and chief operating office of Cisco Capital, the global captive finance subsidiary of technology provider, Cisco, stands at the very crux of a major social and business revolution in technology finance.

Leading from the front: a profile of Sven Jirgal, VP and COO of Cisco Capital

Apr 16, 2014

Sven Jirgal, vice president and chief operating office of Cisco Capital, the global captive finance subsidiary of technology provider, Cisco, stands at the very crux of a major social and business revolution in technology finance.

Julian Hodge selects Sword Apak's Aurius system

UK-based Julian Hodge Bank has selected Sword Apak’s core banking system, Aurius, as it further expands its service offering.

Julian Hodge selects Sword Apak's Aurius system

Apr 21, 2014

UK-based Julian Hodge Bank has selected Sword Apak’s core banking system, Aurius, as it further expands its service offering.

 
 
UK Country Baner 540x200
UK Country Baner 540x200
UK Country Baner 540x200

Investec Asset Finance acquires Mann Island Finance

Investec Asset Finance has acquired finance intermediary Mann Island Finance as part of a strategy to develop its asset finance offering and activities. Commenting on the acquisition Jo Jenner, managing director of Investec’s vehicle financing division, said: “The acquisition of an established player in the vehicle finance market with a reputation for high integrity and the opportunity to continue working with the existing senior management team at Mann Island represents an excellent opportunity to develop the business as a key part of the wider Investec Asset Finance Group.”

Investec Asset Finance acquires Mann Island Finance

Apr 16, 2014

Investec Asset Finance has acquired finance intermediary Mann Island Finance as part of a strategy to develop its asset finance offering and activities. Commenting on the acquisition Jo Jenner, managing director of Investec’s vehicle financing division, said: “The acquisition of an established player in the vehicle finance market with a reputation for high integrity and the opportunity to continue working with the existing senior management team at Mann Island represents an excellent opportunity to develop the business as a key part of the wider Investec Asset Finance Group.”

Balboa Capital’s new $152m securitization is the first since 2008

Balboa Capital, the US provider of equipment financing and small business loan products, has completed a $152 million securitization of equipment lease and loan backed notes. Balboa aims to use this additional capacity to fund the company’s wide portfolio of financing products.

Balboa Capital’s new $152m securitization is the first since 2008

Apr 16, 2014

Balboa Capital, the US provider of equipment financing and small business loan products, has completed a $152 million securitization of equipment lease and loan backed notes. Balboa aims to use this additional capacity to fund the company’s wide portfolio of financing products.

Entrepreneurship driving China’s burgeoning leasing sector

China is well on its way to overtaking the US as the world's largest finance leasing market, with market value expected to grow at a pace of 50% annually and to exceed 5 trillion yuan ($807 billion) by 2017, according to industry forecasts.

Entrepreneurship driving China’s burgeoning leasing sector

Apr 15, 2014

China is well on its way to overtaking the US as the world's largest finance leasing market, with market value expected to grow at a pace of 50% annually and to exceed 5 trillion yuan ($807 billion) by 2017, according to industry forecasts.

ARI acquires netcar24 GmbH

ARI, the global fleet services provider, has acquired German company netcar24. netcar24 GmbH was formed around the turn of the millennium with the quest for car dealership management software, netcar24 DMS.

ARI acquires netcar24 GmbH

Apr 14, 2014

ARI, the global fleet services provider, has acquired German company netcar24. netcar24 GmbH was formed around the turn of the millennium with the quest for car dealership management software, netcar24 DMS.

David Brennan to leave LeasePlan UK

David Brennan is to step down as managing director of LeasePlan UK at the end of April to take o...

Broadcast professionals fail to shine spotlight on asset finance

Many broadcast professionals know nothing about using asset finance to fund equipment purchases ...

As asset finance recruitment bucks up Sean Toms tells how applicants can stand out in a crowded job market

Rule number one is that your CV is your own personal sales document. Remember this first and fo...

Connaught Finance opens US office

Connaught Finance Investment has announced the opening of its fourth overseas office, to be base...

 
 
 
 
 
CHP Consulting
CHP Consulting
CHP Consulting
JUST POSTED
New Career Opportunities