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Will Brexit Cause a Funding Gap

Interest rates, investments, jobs and tourism are all under the spotlight following the triggering of article 50, which will result in the UK leaving the European Union. Historically, the UK has always attracted foreign investment due to the strength of the market and potential returns created by a growing economy. However, the natural progression of…

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Understanding Your Loan Options

The financial industry is currently under an unprecedented level of uncertainty as a result of Brexit, and as such banks and traditional methods of lending are less likely to lend unsecured to businesses in the UK. However, using a few simple steps – such as a merchant cash advance – could be the perfect remedy…

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Hotel Industry to Continue Growth Despite Brexit

It might seem that the UK news is dominated heavily by the impending implications of the activation of Article 50, which will officially trigger Brexit. Of course, the economy will change and be impacted, but predictions suggest a weaker pound could point towards increased international investment and business growth, merchant cash advances or business loans…

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2017: Trends in Banking

Brexit, financial policy, interest rate changes and increases in demand for alternatives to bank loans are all on the banking agenda in 2017 – so what are we likely to see? And how can businesses make the most of expert predictions? Cyber Security to be tested At the end of 2016 Tesco Bank was hacked…

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2017: Leisure Industry Predictions

While the full impact of Brexit is yet to be felt, we do know Article 50 will be triggered by the end of March 2017 and that this is likely to send shockwaves through core industries in the UK. As a merchant cash advance lender, we work across many of these key industries, one of…

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Thinking About Business Growth

The end of the year brings with it reviews, planning and goals for the upcoming period – whether it be Q1, six month periods or year-long goals. Within this, elements such as potential expansion, staff hires, client acquisition will be mentioned. Beyond this, other elements such as raising funds through a merchant cash advance or…

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Hospitality in 2017

The forecast is bright for the British hospitality industry in 2017. The longer-term impact of Brexit seems to imply that more and more Brits will choose a ‘staycation’ – that is, will refrain from holidaying abroad in favour of spending their hard-earned cash in UK establishments. This is, of course, great news for small business…

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How Merchant Cash Advances Are Benefiting The UK’s Small Business Owners

As featured in the Daily Telegraph With capital-starved small businesses turning to a number of alternative funding options, we, as chartered accountants, identified the benefits of merchant cash advances (MCAs) as the solution to small-business funding woes. MCA looks set to replicate the phenomenal growth experienced in the US, where over the past decade it…

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5 Reasons Why Our Cash Advances Are Helping Businesses Across The UK

Reason #1- It’s a cash-flow friendly alternative to bank loans  With our advances, repayments are tied to your business’ performance. So while a bank loan demands that you make your monthly or annual repayments regardless of how your business is performing, our Merchant Cash Advances are only repaid when you make sales to your customers…

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