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    All the latest news and opinions from White Oak UK covering finance, business, brand and much more.

    Asset finance options for equipment suppliers to offer to customers
    11 June 2019

    Asset finance options for equipment suppliers to offer to customers

    Asset finance is a form of finance used by businesses to obtain a wide range of items necessary to operate efficiently and effectively within their sector.

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    The 4 types of asset finance and when you should use them
    31 May 2019

    The 4 types of asset finance and when you should use them

    If you're looking to invest in new or used equipment for your business then asset finance can help make it more affordable. We take a look at the different types of asset finance and when you should use them for your...

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    Avoid overdue payments with a short term VAT loan
    22 May 2019

    Avoid overdue payments with a short term VAT loan

    Research shows that UK businesses owed £3 billion to HMRC in overdue VAT payments in 2017/18, up from £2.48 billion in 2014. This figure had remained consistent in recent years, but the present economic climate may...

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    How to pay your tax bill after the HMRC credit card changes
    15 May 2019

    How to pay your tax bill after the HMRC credit card changes

    If you are one of the many thousands of self-employed due to pay your Self Assessment Tax there's a big payment change that you need to be aware of.

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    Brokering Brexit: the opportunity for Scottish finance brokers
    13 May 2019

    Brokering Brexit: the opportunity for Scottish finance brokers

    Despite the gloomy outlook for the UK economy as a result of Brexit uncertainty businesses are still buying and investing. Derek Money, Head of Glasgow Sales here at White Oak UK, explores the opportunities for...

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    6 top tips to add value to your client relationships
    1 May 2019

    6 top tips to add value to your client relationships

    One of the best ways that you as an Accountant can differentiate yourself from your competition is by adding value to your client relationships.

    It will help, not only with winning new clients, but also with...

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    White Oak UK and Spotcap partner up to provide better business finance
    30 April 2019

    White Oak UK and Spotcap partner up to provide better business finance

    Business lenders White Oak UK and Spotcap have entered into a partnership to improve access to finance for UK businesses.

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    White Oak UK scoop top Funder Awards
    18 April 2019

    White Oak UK scoop top Funder Awards

    The White Oak UK External Funder Team recently picked up awards from two leading Funders, thanks to the quality of prosposals submitted and the number of proposals accepted.

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    White Oak UK Shortlisted for Best Rebrand at Credit Awards 2019
    17 April 2019

    White Oak UK Shortlisted for Best Rebrand at Credit Awards 2019

    We are proud to announce that the marketing team at White Oak UK has been shortlisted as a finalist for the best rebrand at the Credit Awards 2019.

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    White Oak UK launches premium broker programme
    10 April 2019

    White Oak UK launches premium broker programme

    White Oak UK, one of the UK’s largest alternative providers of SME finance, has announced the launch of a premium broker programme to further boost their offering to the broker community.

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    Successful night for White Oak UK at Business Moneyfacts and High Sheriff’s Awards
    29 March 2019

    Successful night for White Oak UK at Business Moneyfacts and High Sheriff’s Awards

    It was another successful night for White Oak UK at two award ceremonies in London and Chester last night.

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    Giving Scottish businesses the credit they deserve
    21 March 2019

    Giving Scottish businesses the credit they deserve

    Whatever a business's type, size or sector, access to cash flow remains one of the most critical barriers to success. Derek Money, Head of Sales at our Glasgow office, discusses how our approach to business finance...

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    A look ahead at the alternative finance sector in 2019
    27 February 2019

    A look ahead at the alternative finance sector in 2019

    With 2019 now in full-swing, Peter Alderson, managing director at White Oak UK, looks forward to the year ahead and what it may hold for White Oak UK and the alternative finance industry.

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    White Oak UK Shortlisted for the UK Biddable Media Awards 19
    13 February 2019

    White Oak UK Shortlisted for the UK Biddable Media Awards 19

    We are proud to announce that White Oak UK and our digital agency, twentysix, have been shortlisted as a finalist in the UK Biddable Media Awards 19 for our Welcome to the Flipside PPC and Display campaign.

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    Make school budgets go further with an Operating Lease
    30 January 2019

    Make school budgets go further with an Operating Lease

    At this time of the year, many school business managers will be actively planning investment requirements for the year ahead, in advance of April budgets.

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