Nov 29, 2017
Businesses in the UK construction sector have been hit by a leap in payment delays, with invoices taking an average of 69 days to be settled. Analysis of more than 13,000 companies by Funding Options, the online business finance supermarket, shows that delays have risen 8% in the past two years.
Dec 11, 2017
The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation has announced its new line-up of officers who will serve in 2018, along with its board of trustees. The Foundation’s chair for the next 12 months is Jeffry Elliott, senior managing director, Huntington Equipment Finance. The vice-chairman’s posted is being filled by Scott Thacker, chief executive officer, Ivory Consulting Corporation. Vincent Belcastro, managing director/group head, corporate equipment finance, Santander Bank Equipment Finance, takes up the role of treasurer.
Nov 09, 2017
More than half of Australian businesses expect the political environment to impact their ability to grow during 2018, new research has warned. SMEs and businesses in the electricity, gas and water sector are particularly sensitive to the political environment, according to Alleasing.