11th June 2018
ABN AMRO Commercial Finance has delivered a £16m receivables funding line to national education, healthcare and social care recruitment company Affinity Workforce Group.
4th June 2018
Proparco and FMO will provide the senior debt for the 51 MWp solar PV park. The project, majority-owned by Neoen alongside Rekamniar Frontier Ventures and MPC Caribbean Clean Energy Fund, will be commissioned in the first half of 2019.
4th June 2018
IW Capital - the debt, equity and EIS investment specialist based in the heart of Mayfair - has announced its latest milestone of growth with the launch of its first secured debt fund.
23rd May 2018
Loans totaling £100,000 from the Development Bank of Wales and HSBC will enable the family-run business Coastline Coaches to upgrade its depot in Fford Las, Rhyl to accommodate the new vehicles and further develop its private hire, taxi and coach tour services. Coastline Coaches can also provide executive cars for corporate and business travel.
22nd May 2018
Morgan Lewis has appointed finance partner Paul Denham, who advises clients on a wide range of leveraged finance and banking matters. Mr. Denham, who arrives from another global law firm, will be resident in Morgan Lewis’s London office.
14th May 2018
BondMason’s Direct Lending in the UK 2018 provides an in-depth overview of the Direct Lending market and readers can benefit from an industry-wide view of this rapidly evolving and maturing asset class.
11th May 2018
Quilam Capital, which provides both debt and equity solutions to companies in the speciality finance sector, has announced its fifth deal since it launched late last year.
11th May 2018
BondMason has raised £1.85 million to drive the growth of the business and fulfil the company’s vision to enable more investors to access returns from direct lending.
The direct lending market in the UK is continuing to come-of-age, offering investors the potential to deliver attractive risk-adjusted returns with lower volatility compared to equity capital markets. This was marked by another record year of growth for direct lending in 2017.
10th May 2018
SIPP providers are likely to review non-standard investments with increasing caution following recent FSCS fines, says BondMason.
20th April 2018
Quarterly data covering the period up to the end of March 2018, published today by the Peer-to-Peer Finance Association (P2PFA), reveals that cumulative lending by P2PFA members is fast-approaching £9 billion, with almost 150,000 investors currently providing loans facilitated through P2PFA platforms to more than fifty-thousand businesses and 221,000 consumers.
13th April 2018
Leading small business finance provider Liberis has secured £57.5m in combined funding from British Business Investments, Paragon Bank, BCI Finance, and Blenheim Chalcot. This new facility and equity investment will accelerate Liberis’ growth to help support an estimated 100,000 UK jobs by 2020, providing huge social and economic benefit to the UK economy.
6th March 2018
Default forecasts across some of the main consumer peer-to-peer lending platforms have begun ticking up.