Invoice Finance, Invoice Discounting & Factoring Blog
I am Glenn Blackman, welcome to my invoice finance, factoring and invoice discounting blog.
I have worked within the invoice finance industry since 1988 and I am a partner at FundInvoice LLP who offer the UK’s first market research led free, invoice finance advice and search service.
I use the blog to share details of new product offers that I come across, our market research relating to business financing and growth, and to share any other interesting bits of news (or gossip!) that I hear relating to our industry.
- 21 Oct
Woodsford Tradebridge Launch Event
I was very pleased to be invited to the launch party for Woodsford Tradebridge which was held last night, on the iconic London Eye. A superb venue for such an event. The event took place during 2 rotations of the eye and guest took in some amazing views across the city of London whilst champagne and canapes were serves during the "flight".Woodsford Tradebridge is a new trade finance and invoice...
- 19 Oct
Problems With Your Invoice Finance Company
If you need help because you are having problems with your invoice finance company, first check if they are member of the ABFA (Asset Based Finance Association). Whilst the ABFA is not a regulatory body, the invoice finance companies, that are members, are bound by a code of conduct that is backed up by an independent Ombudsman complaints process.You can read a copy of both the code of conduct,...
- 14 Oct
Contact Details For Invoice Finance Companies
I have been working on adding a number of direct response forms to our list of invoice finance companies in the UK. These give you the ability to either request that they call you back, or in some cases to provide the details required in order to get a quote (depending upon how the factors modus operandi fits with our standard forms). There are a few more to add but I am working my way through...
- 08 Oct
Funding A Seasonal Toy Manufacturer
We were recently able to help find funding for a toy manufacturer with a seasonal trading pattern (there is a good definition of a seasonal trading pattern here). The manufacturers were a newly formed business but growing so fast that they needed more working capital in order to fund their growth. They needed cash in order to be able to pay their large suppliers to terms.Factoring can work...
- 03 Oct
Glenn Blackman's Invoice Finance Blog
This is now the new home for Glenn Blackman's Invoice Finance blog! Previously my blog was running on its own domain, glennblackman.co.uk but we thought it would be neater to move everything to the main FundInvoice site (it also cuts down the amount of maintenance needed!). We have also updated all the social media sharing buttons so it should be easier to share posts. You can find the new home...