Jul 27, 2017: A UK government drive to end the sale of conventional petrol and diesel cars and vans by 2040 will require billions of pounds in manufacturing and infrastructure investment that could lead to greater demand for asset finance. ...

 

Jul 27, 2017: Eight new board directors have been appointed to the Leasing Foundation to drive a change in how the organisation supports the leasing and asset finance industry and UK businesses. ...

 

Jul 26, 2017: Wesleyan Bank has launched an asset finance funding initiative as part of its drive to help small and medium sized UK firms grow and compete against larger, more established competitors. ...

 

Jul 21, 2017: Amicus Commercial Finance has agreed an invoice discounting package with global logistics company DMS International. DMS International is based out of three strategic locations, with two around the main London airports of Heathrow and Gatwick and ...

 

Jul 20, 2017: Nordea has issued its first-ever green bond, worth €500 million, which commits to use funds to invest in supporting environmentally-friendly projects. ...

 

Jul 19, 2017: The British Business Bank has increased its total business funding to £9.2 billion and helped create a more diverse finance market for SMEs, its annual report reveals. ...

 

Jul 19, 2017: The European Investment Bank (EIB) and Banco Santander have signed two agreements to provide financing for Spanish SMEs and help develop investment in renewable energy. ...

 

Jul 13, 2017: Investec Asset Finance has launched an online content hub dedicated to serving the needs of the UK asset finance broker community. Broker Insights will provide regular updates and information about the UK’s business environment, relevant to the as...

 

Jul 12, 2017: The European Investment Bank (EIB) is tackling the issue of restricted access to business finance in Hungary with a €400m loan to Magyar Export-Import Bank (Eximbank). ...

 

Jul 12, 2017: One of Europe’s fastest growing SME lenders, iwoca, is partnering with Italian banking group Intesa Sanpaolo to provide credit products to SMEs. ...