Jessica Bird


new appointment

Pepper Money joins MMA

Thu 19 Nov 2020

Pepper Money has joined the MMA, which launched earlier this year to promote the strong availability of mortgage lending and product choice.


Hustyns Hotel and Spa in Wadebridge, Cornish hotel

Fiduciam provides £1.18m loan to fund Hustyns Hotel beyond COVID

Thu 19 Nov 2020

Fiduciam has completed a £1.18m loan to finance Hustyns Hotel and Spa in Cornwall under the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS), enabling the hotel to continue operating until the end of 2022.   Hustyns Hotel and Spa in Wadebridge closed for three months during the lockdown, reopening in July to experience its highest demand […]




Donna Wells, director at F4B

F4B launches free 24-hour case checker

Fri 13 Nov 2020

F4B has launched a free 24-hour case checker initiative, aimed at providing an option for brokers who may not be specialists in short-term finance to double-check lending terms received.


ThinCats expands use of nCino to streamline lending

Thu 12 Nov 2020

By implementing additional features and functionalities of nCino’s cloud-based technology, all ThinCats' SME clients will have an enhanced digital lending experience, not just those applying for CBILS loans.


Avamore hires relationship manager

Wed 11 Nov 2020

Avamore Capital has appointed Danielle Evans as relationship manager. Evans has 11 years of experience in lending, at firms such as Precise and Aldermore.



ARA Venn appoints non-exec directors to Saltaire

Mon 9 Nov 2020

Saltaire, a wholly owned subsidiary of ARA Venn, won a concession last month from the UK government to provide £3bn of cost-effective long-term loans, of up to 30 years, to registered providers developing new affordable homes in England.