General News

A day in the life of an apprentice

Christian Elvidge

Christian Elvidge joined Finance For Enterprise as a business administration apprentice in April 2021. Now six weeks into his apprentice journey, Christian was asked by his course tutor to share a typical day at work as part of his coursework. We were so impressed with his efforts that we decided to share them here! 8:50Read more

Investment Manager Begins New Innings at Finance For Enterprise

Alternative lending provider Finance For Enterprise has expanded its talented team of loan experts after appointing experienced banker Paul Howell to its Investment Manager team. In his new role, Paul will be responsible for helping SME businesses to access the vital funding needed to develop their business plans, many of whom have been unable toRead more

Tim Daniels surpasses £20 million lending milestone

A dedicated Investment Manager who has been helping businesses across the region to overcome barriers to growth for nearly a decade has single-handedly delivered more than £20 million of loan funding, with nearly half of that amount being achieved during the Covid-19 pandemic. Tim Daniels joined Doncaster-based alternative lending provider Finance For Enterprise in 2012.Read more

Packaging specialist enjoys record year of growth after securing Finance For Enterprise & NPIF CBILS backed loans

Humber-based packaging specialist, which has been helping retailers take advantage of the boom in online sales during the COVID-19 pandemic, has secured a £110,000 loan, jointly funded by alternative lending provider Finance For Enterprise and the Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund (NPIF) and backed by CBILS. Hull Boxes & Packaging, which specialises in supplying bespoke corrugatedRead more

Meet the team: John Barnes

Investment Manager John Barnes joined the Finance For Enterprise team in 2020 after a long career in the finance sector. John is now hard at work helping business owners and new entrepreneurs to navigate their way through the Covid-19 pandemic. What is your role at Finance For Enterprise? My role as an Investment Manager involvesRead more

CBILS backing helps Notts business deliver 28 million PPE items to support frontline workers during the Covid-19 pandemic

Trusted PPE Directors Trent Peek and Richard Ardis

A Nottinghamshire-based creative agency, which drew on its international export expertise to keep the nation safe during the COVID-19 pandemic, has successfully delivered more than 28 million items of personal protective equipment after securing a six figure CBILS loan from lending provider Finance For Enterprise. CCM Group, which operates from Huthwaite, began sourcing face masksRead more

Jeremy Meadowcroft kicks off Finance For Enterprise career

Doncaster-based alternative lending provider Finance For Enterprise has strengthened its team of Investment Managers after appointing experienced banker and business support manager, Jeremy Meadowcroft. The experienced Investment Manager who has helped to support SME business owners for much of his career will be responsible for helping business owners across the region to access a rangeRead more

Lockdown efforts recognised by Barnsley & Rotherham Chamber

We are thrilled to announce our team has received a special ‘President’s Recognition’, from Barnsley and Rotherham Chamber. Launched to celebrate and recognise work undertaken by chamber members which made a positive and remarkable impact on their local economies throughout 2020, we were one of 24 businesses from across South Yorkshire to gain recognition. SinceRead more