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Crowd funding explained

Posted on June 03, 2014 by FGL

Crowd funding is not new - for example the Statue of Liberty was crowd funded in 1885 - but the internet has made the process much more accessible and it is really taking off.

Invoice finance – is it right for me?

Posted on February 04, 2014 by David Salkeld

Invoice financing can be a real life saver for many businesses, helping them finance expansion and growth. So why does it still have such a bad reputation?

Getting a “yes” from the bank

Posted on December 16, 2013 by FGL

Having spent 31 years working for Lloyds Bank, I’ve seen my share of some pretty awful lending propositions, I can tell you - and in a lot of cases, it was down to the way they were presented.