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August 19, 2019

Advantedge. Commercial Finance (Advantedge), a leading invoice finance provider, has appointed John Speed as Regional Sales Manager within their Thames Valley division. John will be responsible for developing Advantedge’s’ presence in the southern region as the firm continues to pursue a geographical expansion strategy designed to increase the access to financial solutions for businesses in the region.

The appointment comes at an exciting time for the region, which accounts for 35% of the UK’s business population with 2 million private sector businesses in London and the South East. The south east is forecast to deliver the highest economic growth amongst the 12 UK regions in 2019 with econom...

June 17, 2019

Advantedge Commercial Finance (Advantedge), are delighted to announce they have secured Nick Gloyn as Regional Sales Manager responsible for continuing to develop Advantedges’ growing presence across the South West.  

The appointment comes as Advantedge, a leading invoice finance provider, rolls out ambitious plans to increase their presence in the South West and Wales region capitalising on its acquisition of Newport based, Henry Howard Cashflow Finance business in 2018.  

The move is one part of a continuing investment programme by the firm designed to focus on being closer to local businesses in order to provide the funding support they need to grow.  Expanding the team in th...

June 10, 2019

Advantedge Commercial Finance (Advantedge), has appointed Karen Fisher as Senior Relationship Manager at their Midlands based operation.  Karen has joined the leading invoice finance provider to support their growing client portfolio with a focus on delivering a market leading service to clients.

The appointment comes as the firm notches up its first anniversary of its opening in the region and is in response to their growing presence as a result of their ambitious growth strategy.

Karen will oversee the development of their growing operational centre based in the Midlands. The appointment comes at a time when the Midland’s business community has gradually had to come to terms with t...

May 22, 2019

Advantedge Commercial Finance (Advantedge), a leading invoice finance provider, has appointed Paul McLachlan as Business Development Manager in Scotland.  Paul will be responsible for continuing to develop Advantedges’ growing presence in the region as the firm pursues an ambitious growth strategy.

Paul’s appointment is one part of a continuing investment programme by the firm designed to focus on being closer to local businesses in order to provide the funding support they need to grow. Expanding the team in Scotland is an essential part of the programme with their regional sales presence also continuing to grow across the UK in the South West, South East, Thames Valley, Essex, London,...

It is certainly testing times for Welsh business but there are positive initiatives that we should focus on if we are to retain our optimism about the future.  

Economic activity did slowdown in 2018 with a 1% growth in Gross Value Added (GVA) compared with 1.1% in 2017.  But this is expected to improve with current forecasts improving to 1.4% until 2021.  However, it remains below the forecasted 1.7% growth expected across the UK.  Couple that with the global environment and political uncertainty and it results in a drop-in business confidence.   Recent reports suggest Welsh Business confidence fell to its lowest level in three months due largely to economic optimism falling sharply f...

March 14, 2019

Advantedge Commercial Finance (Advantedge), a leading invoice finance provider, has appointed Andrew Hardman as Regional Sales Manager in Manchester.  

Andrew will be responsible for continuing to develop Advantedges’ growing presence in the region as the firm pursues an ambitious growth strategy.

His appointment is one part of a continuing investment programme by the firm designed to focus on being closer to local businesses in order to provide the funding support they need to grow.  

Expanding the team in the North West is an essential part of the programme with their regional sales presence also continuing to grow in the South West, South East, Thames Valley, Essex, London, Liverpo...

January 28, 2019

Advantedge Commercial Finance (Advantedge) one of the UK’s leading Invoice Finance providers, has announced the recent appointment of Chris Falby, as Business Development Manager.  Falby will be responsible for generating awareness of Advantedge’s funding solutions in the London and South East region as the firm pursues a geographical expansion strategy following a successful MBO in 2016.

Chris brings with him a wealth of experience in the financial arena where he has built a solid reputation for achieving results in a new business capacity.  With experience gained across both mainstream banks and leading independents from Royal Bank of Scotland and Banco Santander to IGF...

January 21, 2019

Facility reflects the firms growing reputation as a leading funder of UK SMEs

Advantedge Commercial Finance (Advantedge), a leading invoice finance company has secured up to £100 million in funding to support its ambitious growth plans.  The deal comes on the back of a period of strong growth and development for the firm and supports its intentions to become a leading funder to UK SMEs looking to access fast, flexible and straightforward funding for growth.  

The deal provided by NatWest ABL and Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking and strengthens the firms position as they seek continued growth through geographical expansion. It follows a series of initiatives instigated by...

January 8, 2019

Advantedge Commercial Finance (Advantedge), a leading invoice finance provider, has appointed Mark Williams as Sales Director for its Midlands based operation.  

Williams will be responsible for bringing greater awareness of the financial support Advantedge can bring to firms in the Midlands area.

Advantedge opened its doors in the Midlands earlier this year as it seeks to bring financial support to the 450k private sector businesses who make up the Midlands thriving business community. The firms aggressive expansion strategy follows on from a successful MBO in 2016 and a high profile rebrand at the beginning of this year.

Mark will be responsible for leading and developing the firms new b...

November 14, 2018

Much has been made in recent years of the north south divide and the various political parties plans to spread prosperity to all Britain’s regions after warnings that economic activity is becoming ever more concentrated in London and the South-East. But is it having any impact or is the South still fuelling the UK economy?

The region has a thriving business community.  The latest statistics and forecasts are really encouraging for the region with both economic and employment levels predicting strong growth over the next few years.  

On current trends, the two most prosperous regions – London and the South East - would account for 40% of national output by the end of the next par...

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