The Network of Choice

Since formation in 2005 Asset Finance Solutions has evolved considerably. As our network grew, we recognised that having a direct presence in the market conflicted with our network members. So like many of our funding partners we took a step back and focussed on delivering what our network members needed.

We are now arguably one of the largest asset finance brokerages […]

By |May 18th, 2015|Asset Finance Solutions' Stories|Comments Off on The Network of Choice

Why should I deal with Asset Finance Solutions ?

In a recent meeting I was asked “Why should I deal with Asset Finance Solutions ?” It’s an interesting question and there are many very good finance companies and brokers out there who would love to have your business, so why should you deal with Asset Finance Solutions and not them ? Quite simply: You can only offer […]

By |April 4th, 2015|Asset Finance Solutions' Stories|Comments Off on Why should I deal with Asset Finance Solutions ?

Lee Simms Appointment

Asset Finance Solutions (AFS), the UK’s leading asset finance broker network and FCA authorised Principal firm, has announced the appointment of Lee Simms as Head of Agriculture. Simms is the latest Franchisee/AR to join AFS and will be responsible for establishing the new AFS Agricultural Finance brand across the UK. He joins having held the […]

By |March 30th, 2015|Other Stories|Comments Off on Lee Simms Appointment

Get Your House in Order.

Emma Marsden, Compliance Officer at Asset Finance Solutions (UK) Limited has raised concerns that many businesses wishing to operate in the Consumer Credit market still need to prepare themselves for regulation.

“I’ve been surprised by the lack of understanding of many of the businesses I have spoken to who operate in the Consumer Credit Market,” Says Marsden.

“Many […]

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NACFB Head of Asset Finance

We are pleased to announce that Mike Geddes Commercial Director of Asset Finance Solutions (UK) Ltd has been appointed to the board of the NACFB as Head of Asset Finance.

Mike will be supported by Ray Wells (newly appointed AFS Appointed Representative) and Allan Ross (First Independent Finance).

“These are really exciting and challenging times for the industry. I hope to continue […]

By |March 3rd, 2015|Asset Finance Solutions' Stories|Comments Off on NACFB Head of Asset Finance

To be or not to be: that is the question

To be directly authorised or not to be directly authorised that is the question many brokers, manufacturers and dealers are asking themselves at the moment.

On the 1st April 2014 the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) took control of the Consumer Credit market from the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) and with that control came a number of changes to the […]

By |January 20th, 2015|Asset Finance Solutions' Stories, General Finance|Comments Off on To be or not to be: that is the question

Principal Status

Asset Finance Solutions are pleased to announce that we have been granted Principal status by the Financial Conduct Authority.

Unlike most, we have been operating a business that mirrors the Financial Conduct Authority’s model for over 10 years. Whilst we have had to define many of our policies, the process for us and our network […]

By |January 10th, 2015|Asset Finance Solutions' Stories|Comments Off on Principal Status

Thank You

We Would like to thank all our customers, introducers, funding partners and franchisees for helping us have another record year. We wish each and every one of you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy and Prosperous New Year. We look forward to working with you in 2015.

By |December 22nd, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Thank You

AFS First Annual EXPO

On Thursday 4th December Asset Finance Solutions held it’s inaugural Expo at the Radisson Blu Hotel In Birmingham,  with over 40 franchisees and 21 Funders in attendance we had 120 people in one rather warm room. Feedback from all was incredibly positive;  old and new Funders were available to discuss deals and tell us what they could […]

By |December 9th, 2014|Asset Finance Solutions' Stories|Comments Off on AFS First Annual EXPO

Leasing Life Awards

On Thursday the 27th November Leasing Life held their annual awards dinner. Asset Finance Solutions were for the 3rd consecutive year nominated for the Broker of the year award.

For the 3rd consecutive year we were also highly commended by the judges for our consistent growth and awarded second place, this year Bluestone Leasing won the award […]

By |November 30th, 2014|Asset Finance Solutions' Stories|Comments Off on Leasing Life Awards