Asset finance grows at fastest rate since credit crunch

Businesses return to pre-crisis finance spending levels UK businesses are once again turning to asset finance at pre credit crunch levels to invest in a wide range of assets. Latest figures from the Finance and Leasing Association show that asset finance spending soared by 22% to £2.7bn in June compared to the same month last year. And in the first half of 2015, new asset finance business amounted to £14.3 billion, the best start [...]

By |August 17th, 2015|Categories: Asset Finance|Comments Off on Asset finance grows at fastest rate since credit crunch

Business confidence grows following Election result

Short-term asset finance solutions help businesses invest Confidence is growing amongst British businesses following the certainty brought about by the General Election in May which returned a Tory government with an outright majority – against many people’s expectations. A business confidence index compiled by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) revealed that for the three months to the end of September, confidence has climbed to a score of 22.4 – [...]

By |August 11th, 2015|Categories: Asset Finance|Comments Off on Business confidence grows following Election result

How Financial Benchmarking tools can assist school funders

How Financial Benchmarking tools can assist school funders The Financial Benchmarking tool, designed and developed by the Department for Education for schools and academies based in the UK, is an online tool which is already proving to be an excellent asset for educators and school funders as they prepare and implement the budget for the year and also analyse and monitor how the budget and school statistics compare with other schools both nationally and [...]

By |August 5th, 2015|Categories: Education|Comments Off on How Financial Benchmarking tools can assist school funders