Some big names join the team

Asset Finance Solutions are pleased to announce several new brokers who have made the decision to join our network.

Davies Finance, Beechwood Finance, First Finance and Pro-Asset Finance have become the latest names to see the benefit of being part of the network. All are well established brokerages placing around £50m of business a year between […]

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Great News from the NACFB

It was refreshing to hear today that the NACFB are launching NACFB Compliance Services, further evidencing their commitment to the sector.

Over the last 12 months we have visited a multitude of seminars organised by funders, compliance firms, solicitors and the FCA themselves and the message has been loud and clear that on the whole […]

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Double digit growth continues in asset finance

Double digit growth continues in asset finance Figures released by the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) show growth of 10% in asset finance new business during April, compared with the same month last year.

The commercial vehicle finance and plant and machinery finance sectors reported new business increases of 25% and 27% respectively in the same […]

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Helping our introducers navigate regulation.

A great deal of the business we transact comes from long standing relationships with manufacturers, dealers and distributors of all manner of equipment from air conditioning to comercial vehicles and heavy plant.

These relationships have developed from Asset Finance Solutions offering those partners bespoke, professional and competitive finance packages for their customers – the quality […]

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Passed with flying colours

We are pleased to announce that Emma Marsden; Compliance Officer has today passed her Advanced Compliance examination awarded by the International Compliance Association, endorsed by the British Bankers’ Association (bba) and recognised by regulators and education authorities globally as the benchmark for compliance competence..

This adds to Emma’s previous qualification in International Compliance gained last year.

Emma has worked […]

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Compliance – the journey has just begun.

On the 1st April 2014 the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) took control of Consumer Credit activities from the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) and with it the Consumer Credit market changed forever. The FCA has adopted the original Consumer Credit Act rules and also brought in a number of Principles and directives aimed at delivering “the best outcome […]

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Asset Finance Solutions joins forces with Endurance wind turbines

Asset Finance Solutions (AFS) are proud to announce that they have signed an agreement with Endurance Wind Power that will see AFS provide an asset-backed financing option for farmers buying Endurance turbines.

The financing vehicle is the first of its kind for wind turbines in the UK and Endurance said it will “help the hundreds of would-be owners who […]

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AFS 2013 Conference

Asset Finance Solutions’ annual conference took place on Monday 17th June 2013 in the historic town of Warwick.

Over 50 attendees gathered at the Chesford Grange hotel for the conference which covered a number of subjects including Regulation, Technology and the future of Asset Finance. Guest speaker – Philip Shaw Chief Economist for Investec gave his views […]

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Graham Wilcox Joins the AFS team

Asset Finance Solutions (UK) Limited are pleased to announce that Graham Wilcox has joined the business as an associate Director with immediate effect.

Nick Simpson, Managing Director, stated “Graham brings a wealth of experience of the asset finance market gained over many years with Lombard and more recently as Vice President Broker Sales at ING Lease(UK) Ltd. Graham’s […]

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