Opportunities to use your capital assets
Almost half of UK businesses have no plans to invest in capital expenditure, despite the sustained economic upturn, new research has found.
SME growth opportunities being missed
UK SMEs are sitting on £770 billion in untapped assets that could be used to fund growth, according to new research published today by Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking.
Asset Based Lending: fuelling growth
Our specialist teams have in-depth experience of providing Asset Based Lending (ABL) and provide through-the-cycle support. Here, we answer some topical questions about this flexible form of funding.
2014 trends for the recruitment industry
Technological innovation and an appetite for immediate response have already started to shape the recruitment climate. Here are a few trends that might influence the industry this year.
Orchard Valley Foods completes acquisition and expands
Tenbury Wells-based food ingredients business Orchard Valley Foods has significantly expanded its operations and completed the acquisition of Food Ingredients International, with the support of a funding package from Lloyds Bank.
Drax supported with £80m facility
Lloyds Bank has supported energy company Drax Group with an £80 million facility to provide working capital to the Group’s growing sustainable biomass business.
*Marketing leading in the UK by client numbers - source Business Money March/April 2014.