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.
Glenn Blackman's Invoice Finance Blog
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.
- 25 May
Finance For Construction Company In CVA
Finance for a construction company that's in CVA (creditor's voluntary arrangement)? Most financiers would say "no thank you" but we have partners that can help.It's common when a company has financial problems, or a poor credit history, to just assume that you won't be able to raise any finance from anywhere. Everything these days seems to revolve around having a clean credit history, and a...
- 22 May
Pre-Invoicing Requires Trade Finance
Pre-invoicing is normally a "no-no" in the invoice finance arena but in this case we found a way around it for our client.It means is that the supplier is raising their invoice, to their debtor, before they have delivered the goods (or services) to which the invoice relates. The normal course of business would be to raise invoices, in arrears, after delivery of the product or services.Normally,...
- 15 May
Solving A Single Debtor Credit Limit Issue For A Construction Sector Company
We have just been able to help a construction sector company solve a cash flow issue by getting funding against their single debtor. We were able to find them a credit limit that was several times larger than other funders were able to offer.I wrote recently about our success in helping customers with funding limit problems, and this case was a similar example of how we are able to overcome...
- 08 May
Do Tech Savvy People Under Value Recruitment Consultants
Do younger, tech savvy people tend to undervalue the use of recruitment consultants in finding a job?I recently commented on an interesting post on LinkedIn about why the recuitment process often fails to match the right people with the right jobs. Some of the issues that it blamed were over specific job descriptions and impersonal and excessive use of technology to sift through CVs in the...
- 02 May
Help If A Factoring Funding Limit Is Removed
If you have had a factoring funding limit removed or reduced, it can dramatically affect your ability to borrow money against a customer's invoices. However, you should be reassured that not all factoring companies will take the same view on a particular debtor.GET IN TOUCH TO SEE IF WE CAN HELPA funding limit (or credit limit) is set by the factoring company against each debtor. With a recourse...