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    LDF continue support for prestigious International Polo Weekend
    17 March 2015

    LDF continue support for prestigious International Polo Weekend

    From the success of last year's event, LDF are delighted to announce they will be supporting the International Polo Tournament for a second year running.

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    Loan writeoffs lowest since credit crunch
    9 March 2015

    Loan writeoffs lowest since credit crunch

    Law firms and accountancy practices have seen a number of sector-specific challenges in the last few years, on top of the pressures of the recession. Our research suggests however that bank writeoffs on loans to...

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    LDF partner with ICAEW’s Healthcare Group
    24 February 2015

    LDF partner with ICAEW’s Healthcare Group

    LDF is pleased to announce the launch of its partnership with ICAEW's Healthcare Special Interest Group.

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    Record tax break to jump-start investment
    16 February 2015

    Record tax break to jump-start investment

    Our research indicates that British businesses will invest a record £2.8 billion under the Annual Investment Allowance this year.

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    Ageing equipment worth less than it was in 2005
    9 January 2015

    Ageing equipment worth less than it was in 2005

    The ageing machinery, and other assets, of the UK’s manufacturing sector is now worth less than it was in 2005 following years of underinvestment during the recession, our research has found.

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    Wishing you all a Happy Christmas...
    24 December 2014

    Wishing you all a Happy Christmas...

    Have a very Happy Christmas...

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    LDF Festive Foodbank Appeal
    22 December 2014

    LDF Festive Foodbank Appeal

    Throughout December, LDF employees have been collecting items for the local Flintshire Foodbank.

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    Commercial vehicle finance: saving Christmas!
    19 December 2014

    Commercial vehicle finance: saving Christmas!

    At LDF we're helping retailers make sure they get there Christmas deliveries done in time! In the last year, there has been a 22% surge in investment in fleets of trucks, vans and other commercial vehicles as the...

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    Exploring SME funding options is more important than ever
    12 December 2014

    Exploring SME funding options is more important than ever

    Our Managing Director, Peter Alderson, commented on George Osborne’s Autumn Statement, which contained some significant changes for SMEs' access to funding.

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    Trainer Vacancy
    11 December 2014

    Trainer Vacancy

    Location: Ewloe Office Role: Trainer

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    LDF nominated for ‘Best Service’ at Business Moneyfacts Awards
    8 December 2014

    LDF nominated for ‘Best Service’ at Business Moneyfacts Awards

    We’re thrilled to announce that we’ve been nominated for ‘Best Service from an Asset Based Provider’ at the Business Moneyfacts Awards, one of the most prestigious events in the commercial finance calendar.

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    LDF Raise a 'Stache for Movember
    2 December 2014

    LDF Raise a 'Stache for Movember

    THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU…

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    LDF’s Christmas Foodbank Appeal 2014
    1 December 2014

    LDF’s Christmas Foodbank Appeal 2014

    LDF are pleased to be getting involved with the Flintshire Foodbank this festive season.

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    LDF expands in Chester
    28 November 2014

    LDF expands in Chester

    In the last 12 months we have increased the size of our 130 strong workforce here in Chester by almost a tenth, following a major new investment in the business. We are happy to say that we will be taking on more new...

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    LDF’s Design a Christmas Card Competition – Deadline Extended
    28 November 2014

    LDF’s Design a Christmas Card Competition – Deadline Extended

    We are inviting all local children in Flintshire, Chester and Wirral and to help us design our 2014 corporate Christmas card. This can be a picture or collage; all we ask is that you send us your best festive ideas!

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