Credit Asset – helping SMEs on their growth journey

A curious trend amongst many businesses today, is an increasing apparent contentment with constancy over growth. For some, having built their business to a manageable size, the perceived pressures of growth are deemed “not worth it” for how it may impact on private lives. For others, current economic uncertainty deters against possible expansion, and others… Read more »

One-on-one: The importance of a single point of contact

The pace of technological innovation and advancement is influencing almost all aspects of how we live our lives. At a personal level, it is changing basic pursuits such as how we listen to music and watch our favourite TV shows and at a professional level, everything from how we communicate with colleagues to the management… Read more »

A chip off the old block: funding in the spotlight

A leading UK family-owned wood processing and recycling company in the North of England approached CAML for support in meeting their ambitious plans for expansion. The business had built an enviable reputation within their sector, supplying wood chip products to national retailers over a period spanning more than 40 years.  Their services had focused on… Read more »

Lending spotlight: sale and leaseback

For a whole host of reasons, we know traditional loans aren’t always an option. So when you’re working with an ambitious organisation with a sound business plan, it’s important to know that alternatives are available.    A supplier of cellar gas to the pub industry sought to invest in new equipment that would support current operations… Read more »

Master Lease: Funding in the spotlight

Funding spotlight: Solutions for Suppliers – Master Lease The Credit Asset Management team was approached by a supporting broker who had a key supplier with a large, long-term project which was potentially going to cause them cashflow constraints on installation.  The supplier’s client was an international logistics company with a number of sites across the… Read more »

Credit where it’s due:Why SMEs turn to Credit Asset Management

For most businesses, realising their goals and ambitions depends on securing capital for investment at critical points in their journey. Machinery, premises, software, transport, the list of typical assets is long, and a company’s success can hinge on acquiring just one.  Unfortunately, banks – the first port of call for many hopeful business owners –… Read more »

The Growth of asset-based lending in the UK

An observable trend over the course of 2018 was a rise in asset-based lending where lenders provide capital with a client company’s assets taken as security, rather than debt.  According to the latest figures from UK Finance, the trade association for the UK finance and banking industry, during Q2 2018 lending against assets other than… Read more »

Encouragement to Reinvest Up Fivefold

If you’ve pored over this year’s Budget, you probably already know the annual investment allowance will be raising from £200,000 to £1 million for a temporary term of two years in January 2019. This should be welcomed as a huge boost to businesses which can be more confident to invest in the equipment and infrastructure… Read more »

Budget breakdown

Everything you needed to know about this month’s budget and the impact it can have on UK business. Here’s an overview that will give you the key takeaways in under three minutes.

We are recruiting

Our experienced teams offer friendly, professional and straightforward advice, an outstanding service and building lasting relationships. If you have a flexible and proactive attitude to working, are adaptable and open to new challenges, we could have an opportunity for you. We are seeking a Customer Services Administrator who will be responsible for: First point of contact… Read more »