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    Here you'll find all the latest news and opinions from White Oak covering finance, business, brand and much more.

LDF acquire First Independent Finance
18 November 2015

LDF acquire First Independent Finance

We are pleased to announce our acquisition of Scottish based broker, First Independent Finance in a deal that will create the largest independent SME finance provider.

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LDF volunteer with Chester Charity Barrowmore
13 November 2015

LDF volunteer with Chester Charity Barrowmore

Since its launch in March 2015, the LDF charity volunteering programme has been a great success with 77% of LDF employees actively engaging in a volunteering day so far this year. Continuing our support this month, a...

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LDF sponsor Wales Rally GB 2015
9 November 2015

LDF sponsor Wales Rally GB 2015

The Wales Rally GB races into Wales again this 12th-15th November for the final round of the FIA World Rally Championships (WRC).

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UK Small business overdrafts reducing by £5m per day
5 November 2015

UK Small business overdrafts reducing by £5m per day

New figures from the Bank of England reveal that small businesses have had their overdrafts cut at a rate of £5m per day since 2011.

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Help us design the LDF customer Christmas card
3 November 2015

Help us design the LDF customer Christmas card

With Christmas just around the corner, we are excited to launch the LDF 2015 Christmas card competition!

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6 qualities a small business owner needs to succeed
30 October 2015

6 qualities a small business owner needs to succeed

Having an exciting business concept or product is not always enough to survive in the business world, especially if you’re a small business owner. We’ve put together 6 qualities every small business owner should...

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Barristers’ earnings hit £1.5 billion
28 October 2015

Barristers’ earnings hit £1.5 billion

Latest figures, based on HMRC tax returns, reveal that the total earnings of barristers as a profession have risen to £1.5 billion, up 5% on the year previous. The average income of an individual barrister has also...

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LDF win 2015 Flintshire Business Award
26 October 2015

LDF win 2015 Flintshire Business Award

The Flintshire Business Awards now into its 9th year rewards a host of local businesses for their success and achievements within the Flintshire community.

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Act now to benefit from the Annual Investment Allowance
23 October 2015

Act now to benefit from the Annual Investment Allowance

In July of this year, The Chancellor announced in his Summer Budget that the Annual Investment Allowance (AIA), a tax incentive to promote business investment, would be set permanently at £200,000 from January 1st...

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LDFC win Aldermore Charity Football Tournament
21 October 2015

LDFC win Aldermore Charity Football Tournament

Hosted at St George’s Park, The Aldermore Charity Tournament saw 13 teams compete to be crowned champions. The charity football event was in support of Headway, the brain injury association.

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Company cars: to lease or to buy?
16 October 2015

Company cars: to lease or to buy?

If you are looking to purchase a company vehicle there are two options to consider, whether to buy the vehicle or to lease it. There are advantages and disadvantages with both solutions, depending on your businesses...

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Visit LDF at the Pharmacy Show 2015
13 October 2015

Visit LDF at the Pharmacy Show 2015

The Pharmacy Show returns to the NEC Birmingham this 18th and 19th October. This key event is designed to bring together Pharmacy owners, buyers, wholesalers and other industry professionals to discuss product and...

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Finance your Practising Certificate with LDF
9 October 2015

Finance your Practising Certificate with LDF

Covering the cost of your annual Practising Certificates can be a costly expense, especially given it falls so soon after the recent PII deadline, making planning for this expense increasingly difficult for many...

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How to maximise your time at work
6 October 2015

How to maximise your time at work

We know work life can be busy and finding enough time to complete your daily tasks can often be difficult. We’ve put together 5 handy tips to help you make the most of your working day.

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LDF win Professions Market Funder at Leasing World Awards
2 October 2015

LDF win Professions Market Funder at Leasing World Awards

Last night played host to the 7th annual Leasing World Awards held at the White Hall Place in London. The awards acknowledged 19 strong winners for their outstanding contribution to the equipment leasing and asset...

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