Ignition delivers finance for Cornish Oven
Pool-based bakery, Cornish Oven has added two smart new catering vans to its fleet with help from local asset finance provider, Ignition. Established in 2000, the popular bakery now has four shops in Pool, Camborne, Illogan and Helston, and a fleet of vans delivering fresh sandwiches to offices across Cornwall.Read more.
The Spring Budget – how will it impact SMEs?
The Chancellor’s speech on Wednesday contained a number of positive measures for SMEs, confirming falling business rates and a series of reductions in rates of corporation tax. Here’s a brief summary of some of the measures that may be of particular interest to SMEs: Business rates From April 2017 businessRead more.
Ignition Welcomes Rob Mansell
The team at Ignition is continuing to expand with the recent appointment of Rob Mansell as Associate. Based in Worthing on the South coast, Rob will be championing new business in the South East of England, particularly in the home counties of Hampshire, Kent, West and East Sussex and Surrey.Read more.
FLA reports steady growth in asset finance
New figures released this month by the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) show that asset finance new business grew by 3% in January compared with the same month last year – the twenty-eighth consecutive month of growth. Commenting on the figures, Geraldine Kilkelly, Head of Research and Chief Economist atRead more.
Ignition Welcomes New Business Development Manager
Rob Guy is Ignition’s new Business Development Manager Truro-based Ignition, a leading provider of vehicle and asset finance for SMEs in the South West, is welcoming a new Plymouth-based Business Development Manager, Rob Guy, to help strengthen its reach across the South West. Ignition offers finance for a wide range ofRead more.
Asset finance sector predicted to grow by 10% this year
Paul Caunter, Director at Ignition, talks about industry predictions for the coming year: “2015 was certainly a busy year here at Ignition, and apparently throughout the entire asset finance industry. The latest figures from the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) show that the asset finance industry financed 32.4% of all UKRead more.
Construction Sector Set to Soar
The construction industry is celebrating a particularly happy new year, following news in the Autumn statement that the government will be investing heavily in housing and infrastructure. George Osborne’s plans include introducing the largest affordable house-building programme in more than 30 years, and doubling the housing budget to £2bn aRead more.
Ignition welcomes First Capital Finance to the STAR family
Truro-based Ignition, a leading provider of vehicle and asset finance for SMEs in the South West, is welcoming another significant finance provider to its Group, which will help boost its offering in the South of England. Ignition’s parent company, STAR Asset Finance, began the year by completing the acquisition ofRead more.