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Beware of your facility limit

When looking for a factoring oir invoice discounting facility it is important that you look at your requirement and your growth plans. Thne overall facility is the maximum amount that a lender will provide you without agreement to increase the … Continue reading

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Factoring for an air conditioning company

Our latest client is an air conditioning company that was looking for a cash flow solution. They had approached their bank for an invoice finance facility but because some of their work was underpinned by contracts with main contractors the … Continue reading

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Finance for a new start recruitment company

We see a lot of enquiries for new start recruitment businesses where someone working in recruitment has decisded to start up on their own. These can range from a one person operations right through to well capitalised multi office operations. … Continue reading

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The benefits of using a factoring broker

If a factoring broker is ‘worth their salt’ they should offer you benefits over and above just randomly selecting some lenders from the yellow pages. A good factoring broker will aim to understand your business and it’s requirement. Only when … Continue reading

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Factoring Dispursements – the hidden costs.

When speaking to clients and reviewing their factoring and invoice discounting facilities I am often amazed at how much their dispursements are. What amazes me more is often they don’t actually know what what those dispursements are. It is not … Continue reading

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Dragon touches on basic house keeping and cash flow

Writing the first in a new series of guest blogs for the Institute of Credit Management (ICM), serial entrepreneur James Caan suggests that small businesses need to act to remove the barriers to payment and he urges smaller businesses to … Continue reading

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Cash Flow Problems – what are the available solutions?

If your business has cash flow problems you may want to look for financial solutions. We can explore what these options are but you can also focus your internal operations to operate more efficiently. In terms of operations you can … Continue reading

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Recruitment Finance

Recruitment finance comes in various formats and with various added on services. Typically it is a requirement of temporary recruitment companies who have a weekly payroll yet only get paid by clients on a monthly basis if they are lucky. … Continue reading

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Factoring fees. Are they increasing?

The headline rates for factoring fees seem to be reducing again as lenders return to the market and competition increases. This is obviously good news. However, there does seem to be a lot of additional fees being introduced by lenders. … Continue reading

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Sports Bras

Sports Bras are related to factoring in what way you may ask? They are not related in any way! We simply wanted to wish Active Sports Bras all the very best for their launch on Monday, February 20th 2012. Active … Continue reading

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