Scott Phelps joins Tower as head of IT vendor
21 April 2017- Found part of the missing puzzle, Scott brings with him a wealth of knowledge and will be pivotal in increasing our presence within the IT sector.
FLA: Asset finance grew 8% year-on-year in February to £2.15bn
7 April 2017 - The latest stattistics have been relased.
James Worraker joins Tower as finance director
14 September 2016 - James Worraker said, “I am delighted to join Kerry and the team at Tower Leasing and be supporting the on-going growth of the business.”
NACFB: Leasing up 10.5% TO £4.4bn
13 September 2016 - Speak to one of Tower's specialist and lets support you with invoice finance.
FLA: Asset finance grew 8% to £2.68bn in July
09 September 2016 - With asset finance continusouly growing, are you taking advantage of
Tower Strengthens Tamworth Branch with New Recruits
08 September 2016 - 32 Years of Expertise, Knowledge and Experience
Tower features in Siemens Broker Case Study
05 September 2016 - Tower Leasing values reliability and consistency of Siemens Financial Services, as partnership continues to develop
Tower is shortlisted for "Top Business Assets Broker Award"
29 August 2016 - Leasing World announces the shortlist for the 2016 awards.
Tower launches commercial property division
05 August 2016 - Tower features in the Bridging and Commercial Magazine as it announces the launch of a new property division.
ELFF: Equipment leasing and finance industry confidence steady
22 July 2016 - n the July 2016 release it was reported that confidence in the equipment finance market is 52.5%, remaining near-steady with the June index of 52.3.
Leasing Life: Siemens to continue UK investment post - Brexit
12 July 2016 - This comes just weeks after the German manufacturer warned that Brexit would force them to reconsider its future activities in the country after 170 years of UK operations.
Leasing Life: Asset finance up 9% in May
08 July 2016 - New figures released today by the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) show that asset finance new business (primarily leasing and hire purchase) grew by 9% in May, compared with the same month last year.
Social media and review/rating platforms for credit underwriting
05 July 2016 - Read Stephen Jenkins article about new developments in financial technology.
The Leasing Life Power 50: Kerry Howells, Manging Director at Tower Leasing
28 June 2016 - Read Kerry Howells profile listed on 'The most influential people in asset finance.
Tower Leasing - EU Referendum
24 June 2016 - As a broker and funder we are confident and strongly committed to provide financial support to all industry sectors and any size of business across the UK.
ABFA: Asset based finance reaches £19.3bn in Q1
16 June 2016 - Invoice finance and asset based lending to UK and Irish businesses hit £19.3bn (€24.3bn) at the end of the first quarter of 2016, up 2% on the previous year, according to the Asset Based Finance Association (ABFA).
FLA: Asset finance up 2% in April
13 June 2016 - Asset finance new business increased by 2% in April compared to the same month last year to £2.59bn (€3.3bn), according to the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA).
Tower becomes “Commended” at the Straffordhsire Business Awards 2016
02 June 2016 - Our annual awards showcase the achievements, success stories and outstanding performance of Staffordshire’s best businesses.
FLA: hire purchase and leasing drive 10% rise in March
16 May 2016 - New figures released today by the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) show that asset finance new business (primarily leasing and hire purchase) grew by 10% in March, compared with the same month last year, and by 8% in Q1 2016, compared with the same period in 2015.
Fleximize: What is Equipment Leasing?
12 May 2016 - Want to invest in new equipment without compromising cash flow? Here's a solution... Written by Tower's Head of Direct Sales, Stephen Jenkins features in Fleximize's Knowledge Hub.
Leasing Life: Kerry Howells, MD of Tower Leasing has been nominated for Leasing Life's Power 50
10 May 2016 - Leasing Life has opened the voting for its annual Power 50 listing. Kerry Howells, MD of Tower Leasing has been nominated, vote now!
Leasing Life: Wesleyan Bank finds 78% of SMEs too risk averse for external finance
27 April 2016 - Over three quarters (78%) of UK SME owners admit that risk of debt prevents them from seeking external funds, according to new research by Wesleyan Bank.
Leasing Life: 51% of SMEs used or considered using alternative finance
18 April 2016 - More than half (51%) of UK SMEs said they have used or considered using alternative finance, according to a study conducted by Amicus Finance in the first quarter of 2016.
Leasing Life: Asset finance up 9% in February
12 April 2016 - New figures released today by the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) show that asset finance new business (primarily leasing and hire purchase) grew by 9% in February, compared with the same month last year.
Insider Media Ltd: TOWER deal sparks growth at contractor
11 April 2016 - An electrical contractor in Lincolnshire has secured a support package from commercial finance broker Tower Leasing.
FLA: 25th Month of Consecutive Asset Finance Growth
15 December 2015 - Asset finance new business increased by 3% in October compared to the same month last year to £2.51bn (€3.47bn), according to the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA).
Why offer leasing when customers rarely ask for it?
16 December 2015 - Why wait to be asked to be asked? There are a few reasons customers often do not ask for this option. Make it known that you can provide a leasing option and both you & your customers will benefit.
Continued Growth in Asset Finance
10 December 2015 - New figures released today by the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) show that asset finance new business (primarily leasing and hire purchase) grew by 3% in October, the twenty-fifth consecutive month of growth.
UK SMEs Aiming for "Steady Rather than Ambitious" Growth in 2016
09 December 2015 - Some 25% of UK SMEs, or 1.35 million businesses, are expecting to expand over the next 12 months, while 56% or 3.02 million businesses expecting business performance to stay the same.
Close Brothers: Nearly a Third of SMEs to Seek Funding in the Next 12 Months
08 December 2015 - 29% of SMEs in the UK are planning to seek funding for business investment in the next 12 months, according to the Close Brothers Business Barometer.
The quarterly survey of UK SME owners from a range of sectors revealed that nearly half (47%) of the businesses planning to seek funding hoped to borrow up to £50,000 (€68,800), while a further 34% were planning to apply for funding of between £50,000 and £100,000.
ABFA: Asset Based Finance Reaches a Record High of £20bn
08 December 2015 - Invoice finance and asset based lending for UK and Irish businesses hit a record high of £20bn (€27.9bn) in Q3 2015.
Government Urged to Raise Awareness of Alternative Financing Options for SMEs
23 November 2015 - Lack of awareness amongst SMEs of alternative finance options is creating a potential economic hole of up to £20bn, according to the latest report released today by GLI Finance.
Asset Finance Solution to Lack of Funding in High-Value Manufacturing
20 November 2015 - The Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) and the Manufacturing Technologies Association (MTA) are today releasing a joint report calling on the Government to help improve the future financing of high-value manufacturing by increasing the use of asset finance (leasing and hire purchase) through the Regional Growth Fund (RGF).
FLA: Asset Finance Market Records Two Years of Consecutive Growth
05 November 2015 - Asset finance new business increased by 3% in September compared to the same month last year to £2.68bn (€3.78bn), according to the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA).
Leaseurope: New Business Volumes and Profit Rise in Q2 2015
02 November 2015 - New leasing business in Europe grew by 9.4% in the second quarter of 2015 compared to the same period last year, according to Leaseurope's quarterly survey.
The Annual Investment Allowance
13 October 2015 - The Annual Investment Allowance (AIA) is set to be changed to £200,000 from January 2016. How will this benefit your business? How does leasing compare to this government incentive? Enjoying 100% tax relief enables businesses to invest in equipment, grow and save working capital.