Business & Invoice Finance, Invoice Discounting & Factoring Blog
I am Glenn Blackman, welcome to my business & invoice finance, factoring and invoice discounting blog.
I have worked within the business funding and invoice finance industry since 1988, and I am a partner at FundInvoice LLP where we offer the UK’s first market research led free, business & invoice finance advice and search service.
Glenn Blackman's Business & 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 that are relating to our industry or how to grow your business.
- 23 Mar
Looking For The Best Invoice Finance Company?
#BMFawards 2018FundInvoice were pleased to be confirmed as Finalists for Invoice Finance Broker of the Year - 2018, at the Business Moneyfacts awards cermoney that was held on the 21st of March 2018 at the Royal Lancaster hotel, in London.There were numerous awards, presented by Claudia Winkleman (from Strictly Come Dancing), across a range of finance products, but those with an interest in our...
- 22 Mar
What Is Confidential Invoice Finance?
Confidentiality is a term applied to an invoice finance facility where the debtors (the customers of the company using the facility) are not aware of the involvement of the invoice finance company. Some companies prefer this as they do not want customers to be aware that they are using funding or a third party outsourced service.It is an umbrella term for a range of different variations on a...
- 21 Mar
How Does Body Shop Factoring Work?
Car repairers, and car crash repair specialists, often use body shop factoring to release the money tied up in unpaid sales invoices.Although their invoices tend to be to insurance companies, which can be of good standing, there can often be a delay in receiving payment, which can mean waiting 60 days or even more in order to receive payment for a repair that has already been completed. This can...
- 20 Mar
BMF Awards Tomorrow Night
Tomorrow night is the awards ceremony for the Business Moneyfacts Awards 2018, at the Royal Lancaster Hotel, in London.FundInvoice are pleased to have been confirmed as Finalists for "Best Invoice Finance Broker 2018". This will mark the fourth year running that we have been shortlisted for a BMF Award, an achievement for a company of our size, especially up against numerous larger competitors...
- 19 Mar
How To Finance A Large Order
The feeling when you win a large order, or contract, can be amazing. However, the euphoria can be short lived as large sales often bring with them a number of potential problems, not least of which may be how to finance a large order.The first issue is that your resources may have to be focused on delivering against that large order. This can take your focus away from dealing with smaller...