Post On : Monday, June 25th, 2018
27/06/2018 – Hitachi Capital UK has significantly strengthened its business offering with the acquisition of Franchise Finance Ltd, a specialist financial services provider to the franchising industry. The transaction boosts Hitachi Capital UK’s lending base to SMEs and franchisees, bringing considerable senior consultancy experience to the Group and helping to build a profitable portfolio within […]
Post On : Tuesday, June 12th, 2018
    We are delighted to announce that Rob Orme QFP has been promoted to the newly created role of Franchise Relationship Manager (FRM). Rob has been part of the Franchise Finance team for nearly 4 years, he is the youngest recipient of the Qualified Franchise Professional award, with experience in business planning, arranging finance […]
Post On : Tuesday, May 1st, 2018
Economic commentary 25 April 2018 Figures released last week show that earnings growth is catching up with inflation. This means that the squeeze on real incomes, and hence on living standards, is coming  to an end, which in turn means that the pall of gloom that has been hanging over the retail and consumer landscape […]
Post On : Wednesday, April 18th, 2018
  Job title: Marketing Executive Location: Stokenchurch (office based) Normal working hours: 9:00 – 17:30 Reports to: Head of Sales and Marketing We are a rapidly growing, award winning business who specialise in the franchise industry. Due to an internal promotion we are seeking a Marketing Executive to help the continued expansion of the business. […]
Post On : Tuesday, March 6th, 2018
    The British & International Franchise Exhibition is set to return to Olympia London on Friday 9 & Saturday 10 March. The exhibition is a great opportunity to find out more about the world of franchising and learn how to make a success of your new venture. Meet with leading bfa accredited franchise brands […]
Post On : Monday, January 22nd, 2018
Small businesses face many challenges, and according to a survey by UK insurer RSA, the tax system is one of the greatest, with 44% citing it as a barrier to success. Most businesses handle their tax liabilities using cash flow, whilst reports from HMRC released by the Telegraph, detail that in 2015-16, over 800,000 people […]
Post On : Tuesday, January 16th, 2018
      Paul Hansen has joined the team at Franchise Finance as the Head of Sales and Marketing. He has 25 years’ experience in the banking and finance industry including over 20 years of providing financial solutions to SME’s and more importantly the franchise sector.  His career began in the motor industry working in […]
Post On : Friday, December 1st, 2017
    (L to R – Stuart Walsh QFP, Managing Director and Chris Roberts QFP, Business Development Director)   On the 30th of November 2017, Franchise Finance were awarded the prestigious ‘Best Service Provider’ award at the Best Franchise Awards. 2017 has been an exceptional year for Franchise Finance, the growing team are proud to […]
Post On : Wednesday, November 29th, 2017
3 big NO NO’s if you are hoping to be successful with an application for finance:   Have an ‘I can wing it’ attitude That commonly coined phrase ‘Fail to prepare, prepare to fail’ could not be more applicable than it is here! Lenders need to have great confidence in you and the business proposition […]
Post On : Monday, October 30th, 2017
Get GDPR Ready with Goldstein Legal’s latest guide With just over six months until the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect, Ayla Karmali, of Goldstein Legal, explains the new regulations in plain English and runs through her step-by-step guide to help you ensure that your business is GDPR ready.     What […]