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The benefits of using a factoring broker

If a factoring broker is ‘worth their salt’ they should offer you benefits over and above just randomly selecting some lenders from the yellow pages. A good factoring broker will aim to understand your business and it’s requirement. Only when … Continue reading

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Factoring for an air conditioning company

Our latest client is an air conditioning company that was looking for a cash flow solution. They had approached their bank for an invoice finance facility but because some of their work was underpinned by contracts with main contractors the … Continue reading

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Cash Flow Problems – what are the available solutions?

If your business has cash flow problems you may want to look for financial solutions. We can explore what these options are but you can also focus your internal operations to operate more efficiently. In terms of operations you can … Continue reading

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Construction Factoring – What are your options?

Construction factoring can be hard to come by but there are a number of options available. In the first instance you may need to see if all lenders will consider you as part of the construction industry. Some may feel … Continue reading

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Exports and Foreign Subsidiaries

We have new capabilities in terms of assisting businesses with a lerge element of exports or perhaps even a foreign subsidiary they wish to finance from the UK. It is often suprising that so many lenders are adverse to funding … Continue reading

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Does factoring impact on profits?

Factoring most definitely impacts on profits. Let’s have a look at the different ways factoring can impacts on profits. The most obvious way is by reducing profits because of the costs involved. Factoring has a definite and not insignificant cost … Continue reading

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New Year – New Finance Facility?

As it is the new year would it be worth reviewing your finance facility? It is probably a worthwhile exercise for the following reasons: you may be paying a minimum base rate which means you are paying too much and … Continue reading

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Good luck in 2012

As 2011 draws to an end we wanted to wish everyone all the best for the New Year. 2011 proved to be another challenging year in difficult economic times. A lot of SME’s still feel let down by our banks and … Continue reading

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All the best for the festive season

The Smart factoring Quotes team would like to wish everyone all the best for the festive season. It has been a challenging year for many businesses that we have spoken with. Hopefully 2012 will bring easier times. For now we … Continue reading

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We have reduced a clients service fee by over 50%

We have been working with a print company who were using their own bank to provide invoice finance facilities. They enquired via our website about reviewing their facility. We discovered that their bank had essentially been overcharging them for the … Continue reading

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