Business Loans

Charlie Thomas

Why Has The University of Huddersfield Got Theo Smiling?

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlie Thomas | Posted 05.02.2013 | UK

Businesses across the UK will be given loans of £100,000 by the University of Huddersfield - the first university to offer business loans - through a...

From Blackpool To Burnley - Peer-to-Peer Loans To Help Small Businesses In Lancashire

Charlie Thomas | Posted 12.11.2012 | UK

Lancashire County Council has announced a new venture to assist SMEs by lending £100,000 through online lending marketplace the Funding Circle. Th...

Charlie Thomas

Banking For A Better Future (INTERVIEW)

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlie Thomas | Posted 12.11.2012 | UK

Simon Dixon is a former banker who decided to leave the murky world of investment banking to lead a new peer-to-peer crowdfunding platform, aimed at h...

Charlie Thomas

Is Funding For Lending Working?

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlie Thomas | Posted 29.10.2012 | UK

The £80 billion Funding for Lending Scheme, launched by the Bank of England and the Treasury at the start of August, has been hailed for handing out ...

Banks Are Lending More, Says Merv

Press Association/The Huffington Post | Posted 25.09.2012 | UK

The Bank of England has said there are signs that banks are starting to lend more cash to struggling businesses and households. Borrowing rates are...