Category Archives: leasing for SMEs

Crunch time for lending to SME’s in UK?

I know that the headline sounds a bit drastic, but it is true. Lets paint the real picture,no spin, no gloss just facts. Lending to SME’s is very tight, but lets look at the whole picture. The great saviour was … Continue reading

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The 24 hour sales person!

If I offered you a sales person, who was never ill, never late, never put in expenses, never moaned about the car, never received parking tickets and always said exactly what you wanted them to say, you would snatch my … Continue reading

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No landing problems for World’s oldest air service

The world’s oldest air service will be re commence for one day only, starting on the 24th of December. This service has been in active use for at least 150 years. It has never had problems with landing slots, and … Continue reading

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Silver Linings

In last quarter’s figures released from the Bank of England showed yet again that lending to the SME sector and new start business is down. No matter what people say, figures do not lie. Total business lending, that is loans … Continue reading

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Flies in the ointment

G day, or Germany day approaches for Europe on the 22nd September. The German general election result will have a large effect on the whole of the Eurozone.  Most of Europe hopes that an election victory for Angela Merkel will … Continue reading

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Summer Torpor in Europe

The definition of torpor is either one of inactivity, or one of hibernation. As the summer finally hits the UK as well as much of Europe, the heat makes most people slow down. However the main cause of torpor in … Continue reading

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“We lost because we didn’t win.”

This quote came from a world famous footballer, but it could also  apply to the financial  ministers of the eurozone. To continue the football analogy, they scored one of the worst own goals ever seen. The own goal was  of … Continue reading

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Undercoat or gloss, that is the question

Spring is approaching, and many people are think of brightening  up their homes with a new coat of paint, what colour’s would spruce up the house best, what kind of paint, gloss or silk paint, and of course hours of … Continue reading

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Teach yourself Latin here!

At the beginning of any New Year, people and companies set goals, targets, and of course resolutions. Over 96% of all of these I am told normally fail to last even three months! Now I am not a classic scholar, … Continue reading

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If it looks like a duck, and quacks like a duck !

The very fact that the phrase ” credit crunch ” has almost disappeared from the news, does not mean in fact that the crunch has lost its bite. If anything, it is tightening its grip.  Let me explain, after 4 … Continue reading

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