ABFA represents the industry at the Business Show in May
10 April 2017
The show will include 170 interactive masterclasses and 250 seminars as well as their biggest line-up of guest speakers ever, including former Dragon Hilary Devey, winner of the BBC's Apprentice Mark Wright and Google's Head of Marketing Raja Saggi.
Asset based finance seizes market share from bank overdrafts as vital source of funding for SMEs
28 February 2017
Asset based finance is increasingly taking market share from bank overdrafts as a key source of funding for SMEs. The ABFA explains that at any one time an average £9.5 billion was lent to small and mid-sized businesses in asset based finance in 2016 – up 3% from £9.2 billion in 2015. At the same time the amount of outstanding bank overdrafts decreased by 2% to an average £12.4 billion last year, down from £12.6 billion in 2015**.