Plant and Equipment

A hire purchase or finance lease plan is often more cost effective and tax efficient than buying plant and equipment outright. Asset Finance UK has a range of finance options that are designed to help you purchase the equipment in a way that’s best for you. We can finance the majority of UK based plant including:

  • Earthmovers
  • Mining and drilling equipment
  • Construction equipment
  • Cranes and lifting gear
  • Forklifts and access platforms
  • Instrumentation and measuring equipment
  • Woodworking equipment
  • Injection moulding machines

We can also re-finance or arrange a sale and leaseback on existing assets that you already own – just contact us today and see what we can do for you. We have our own funds, so approval is rapid and the funds can be with you in days.

Property Finance

We have a number of solutions across these four main areas:

  • Bridging Loans and Short Term Finance when you need to raise funds quickly.
  • Commercial Mortgages and Remortgages for all types of property.
  • Development Finance for new builds or major renovation work.
  • Loans secured on property for any business purpose and at competitive rates.

Trade Finance

Trade finance usually runs alongside the traditional forms of funding like overdrafts, invoice discounting and factoring and will take the form of purchase finance, letters of credit or VAT export funding schemes.

  • Import Finance allowing you to pay for goods abroad prior to shipping.
  • Export Finance covering the cost of shipping and VAT.
  • Purchase Finance to help with seasonal trends and bulk orders.

Invoice Discounting and Factoring

Invoice Discounting and Factoring are a means of improving your cashflow by obtaining funds secured on the strength of your sales ledger debts.

The average time taken for UK businesses is to get paid is 67 days. With Invoice Discounting or Factoring, you get up to 90% of each invoice value paid into your bank account immediately.