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We’re in the business of funding when no one else will

Fredericks Foundation is a business charity whose aim is to offer affordable and ethical finance and mentoring support to people and organisations denied funding by mainstream banks.

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Five myths about Microfinance in the UK

One of the latest funders to join the ABF portal is the Fredericks Foundation, a business charity whose aim is to offer affordable and ethical finance to people and organisations denied funding by mainstream banks.

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Talk lending with your peers over breakfast

Here's the perfect opportunity to keep up with the latest developments in the peer-to-peer lending market.

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Funding partners named in New Year's Honours list

Two of our funding partners are celebrating a huge accolade after being awarded gongs in the New Year's Honours list.

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UK EXIM Ltd backs importers and exporters with finance

Trade & Export Finance Ltd (TAEFL) has established a new £1 million fund to help SMEs finance the purchase of goods and materials they require to meet confirmed export orders.

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Christmas message from our chairman

As we approach the (much needed) Christmas break I think it’s worth reflecting on some of the last year’s big moments, both for ABF and the alternative finance sector as a whole.

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Telegraphing my intentions for the ABF portal

There are a lot of journalists at the Daily Telegraph. Hundreds upon hundreds.

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Your ABF business profile in your hands... you have control

The wait is over, the development signed off and we are ready to go.

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Hurry up and wait, the dynamic of the designation journey

I’m not sure which particular animal this year is associated with according to the Chinese Zodiac, but in the world of Clifton and ABF it will surely become known as “The Year of The Nervously Awaited Outcome”.

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Latest ABF partner enhancements get the green light

We are about to launch a series of exciting new developments which will give you control over your business profile on the ABF portal.

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A question of driving business growth for Gary Trott

Mark Johnson, speaks to Credit4 Chief Executive, Gary Trott, about product development, personal guarantees and business growth.

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Take control of your ABF portal business profile

We are ready to take the next step in the evolution of the Alternative Business Funding portal.

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