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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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An event to meet the alternative finance challenge head on

A special business event has pledged to meet the 'alternative finance' challenge head on - and ABF portal funding partners have been offered a place at a discount rate.

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More SMEs seek alternative finance than a bank overdraft, but should more be borrowing?

Evidence of the increase in demand of alternative finance from small businesses just keeps growing.

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Major milestones on the way to delivering our SME funding vision

In the whirlwind of activity, innovation and execution that is the norm on the Alternative Business Funding portal, it is not unusual for significant events to come along, often a few at a time.

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Look no further than the ABF portal for the ultimate in alternative finance

Research suggests the majority of SMEs still do not have a clear understanding of alternative finance.

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