The big day has arrived

But will our mortgage broker success be enough to scoop the award? You may remember how back in December we revealed that both Synergy Commercial Finance and our sister company: Asset Finance Solutions had both been shortlisted for honours at the Business Moneyfacts Awards 2018 Gala Dinner that is being held at the Royal Lancaster Read More »

An unbeatable support team

Katherine puts her faith in Synergy to ensure independent broker success Last week we announced how we had conducted the first two induction sessions in our brand new offices on the outskirts of York.  Our previous blog described how Neil Francis from Parker Francis Associates Ltd in Milton Keynes was delighted to join the Synergy Read More »

Neil makes history in York

Our inaugural finance brokers induction signals a new era Last week we announced that we had recently acquired newer, more spacious premises on the outskirts of York.  This week, despite planned modifications and extensive building work still being underway, we were able to conduct the very first induction of the latest Synergy Commercial Finance brokers Read More »

Building for the future

As the UK’s leading commercial finance specialists we’ve just acquired a bigger base Although the national headquarters of the Asset Finance Solutions (AFS) Group is based in Blackburn, Synergy Commercial Finance has always had a presence in the city of York.  Now however, thanks to our continued success and ongoing growth that has propelled us Read More »

SMEs are no longer banking on banks

A huge switch to direct commercial finance from specialist lenders Small businesses are increasingly turning to specialist lenders for their business finance support.  That is the message from the highly respected British Business bank (BBB) whose chief executive has stated that more and more UK based SMEs are diversifying their sources of funding away from Read More »

We’re helping Britain’s builders … get building

Synergy development loans help to keep the Chancellor’s pledge on track Back in November when Chancellor Philip Hammond rose in the Commons to deliver his budget speech, one of his key messages was that the government would build 300,000 new houses a year.  He also stated that there was no ‘single magic bullet’ and … Read More »

A new world of opportunity

Small business loans could open up your export horizons According to a senior partner in one of Britain’s leading private equity firms, too many of the UK’s small businesses are failing to consider countries outside Europe when they lay their export plans.  She says that there is a huge demand for UK brands around the Read More »

If you’re a broker and you’re worried or know about the impacts of GDPR … you must read this!

Sixty percent of brokerage firms are still unprepared! UK brokerage firms are ‘sleepwalking to massive penalties’ by not being ready for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) that comes into force at the end of May.  That is only a matter of just 16 weeks away and if you are one of those brokerage firms Read More »

Our 2nd Annual Conference

An intensive day of hard work and fun for our network of brokers Following the outstanding success of our inaugural national conference last year, we are now fully prepared to repeat and even to exceed the expectations of our network of brokers when we host our 2nd Annual Conference.  This year it is being staged Read More »

‘Open Banking’ could open the door for easier funding

But is it really a new era for SME commercial/industrial finance? You can’t have failed to be aware of the new ‘Open Banking’ regulations that will begin to be rolled out later this month, but are they a good thing or a threat?  According to the Sunday Times they say that the new ‘Open Banking’ Read More »