Posts Tagged ‘succession planning’

Succession Planning, Peer to Peer Lending on the Rise & 3 Minute Business Loans – BFB Epsd 166

Posted on: April 29th, 2017 by blsuser1 No Comments Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
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Have you ever thought what would happen to your business if something befell you or a key employee? In this edition of the Business Finance Bulletin we look at this question posed by Aldermore Bank in a recent survey. Are you at risk and if so how can you mitigate the impact?

The rise of the alternative lenders as a credible source of finance continues. We review the latest figures from the Peer to Peer Finance Association which reveal new highs in terms of money being lent out by Association members.

How does a 3 minute loan sound? If you’re a Nat West small business customer looking for a loan of less than £35,000 then we have news of how you may be able to take advantage of their soon-to-be-launched online application platform.

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Business Finance Bulletin Epsd 23: Diversifying Your Funding Sources and Succession Planning

Posted on: April 11th, 2014 by blsuser1 No Comments Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,
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In this week’s episode Rob Warlow looks at a report carried out by Bibby Financial Services on micro businesses and in particular the problems surrounding succession. In a further sign of the crowdfunding sector gaining more visibility Rob talks about a new arrangement between crowdfunding platforms and certain bank members of the British Bankers Association on the issue of sharing security.

Rob also shares his thoughts on the importance of diversifying your funding sources so you are not dependent on just one bank.

In the Business Finance Tip of the Week Rob looks at one aspect of getting a ‘no’ from your bank – why you should not see it as a fail.


Business Finance Bulletin: Episode 8

Posted on: December 13th, 2013 by blsuser1 No Comments Tags: , , , , , ,
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Posted on 13.12.2013, by Rob Warlow

In the latest Business Finance Bulletin Rob Warlow looks at the highlights from the SME Finance Monitor report particularly focusing on business demand for finance.

Rob also looks at why a bank would want to convert your overdraft to a loan and the importance of tackling the issue of succession planning when approaching a bank for business finance.

Enjoy this weeks episode!


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