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...
So what role is Advantedge playing in supporting the Northern Powerhouse?
We believe in putting our clients at the heart of everything we do. Advantedge are investing in increasing our local network to bring a full range of fast and flexible cashflow solutions closer to those businesses looking for funds. Our clients deal with real people and have access to dedicated client managers and local decision makers as well as having access to directors who remain involved in the business to ensure we deliver responsive decisions. We believe in quality and strive to do things well. Our credit control solution focuses on the full ledger not just the greatest exposure ensuring we really d...
The Northern Powerhouse continues to be held up as a driver of economic growth but how strong is the pedestal that they media headlines put us on?
In my opinion we need to understand where our growth is coming from and what could hinder that growth.
If we look at growth firstly, latest economic growth figures show that since the Northern Powerhouse was launched in 2014, it has outstripped many of its rivals including that of Greater London. With Greater Manchester grabbing the top spot with a 6.8% growth, followed by West Yorkshire at 6.1% and Sheffield at 5% compared to Greater London at 4.6%.
However, what we see is the level of growth varies dependent on the industry...
We’re delighted to have been awarded Business Introducers Champion of the Year at Business Money’s Receivables Finance Awards in London last night. The award is extra special because it is voted for by Commercial Finance professionals who work tirelessly on behalf of their clients to find a funder who provides finance facilities to support the growth of their clients. The award is a testimony to the team here at Advantedge who are committed to providing a market leading service to both our clients and their financial advisors. A huge well done to the whole team.