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    LDF finalists at the Credit Today Awards 2015
    25 March 2015

    LDF finalists at the Credit Today Awards 2015

    It is with great delight that we can reveal we are finalists in two categories at the Credit Today Awards 2015. We're nominated for both the Commercial Credit Team of the Year and the Treating Customers Fairly Award.

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    LDF attend Business Moneyfacts Awards 2015
    24 March 2015

    LDF attend Business Moneyfacts Awards 2015

    Last week, LDF travelled to The Lancaster London Hotel to celebrate the Business Moneyfacts Awards 2015. The awards, which are presented annually, reward businesses for their product excellence and outstanding...

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    ICAEW Healthcare Conference
    23 March 2015

    ICAEW Healthcare Conference

    Adaptive Finance in a Changing World

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    Chancellor intends to keep Annual Investment Allowance high
    20 March 2015

    Chancellor intends to keep Annual Investment Allowance high

    In his Budget statement, Chancellor George Osborne gave some strong reassurance on a significant issue for growing businesses across the UK – the size of the Annual Investment Allowance, which allows businesses to...

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    2015 Budget at a glance
    18 March 2015

    2015 Budget at a glance

    This afternoon Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, delivered his pre-election budget with a host of significant announcements.

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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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