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

    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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    White Oak UK officially opens new Glasgow office
    21 January 2019

    White Oak UK officially opens new Glasgow office

    White Oak UK, one of the UK’s largest alternative providers of SME finance, today announces the official opening of its new Glasgow office. The firm has successfully relocated from Stewarton in Ayrshire and all...

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    White Oak UK Shortlisted for the CIM Marketing Excellence Awards 2019
    18 January 2019

    White Oak UK Shortlisted for the CIM Marketing Excellence Awards 2019

    We are proud to announce that White Oak UK and our marketing agency, MSQ Partners, have been shortlisted as a finalist in this year’s Chartered Institute of Marketing’s (CIM) Marketing Excellence Awards 2019.

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    Celebrating over one thousand 5-star customer reviews on Feefo
    16 January 2019

    Celebrating over one thousand 5-star customer reviews on Feefo

    This week, we reached an important customer milestone here at White Oak UK, our one-thousandth five-star customer review through independent review site, Feefo.

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    A look back at the finance sector in 2018
    19 December 2018

    A look back at the finance sector in 2018

    As 2018 comes to an end, White Oak UK’s managing director, Peter Alderson, looks back at how the finance sector has performed this year.

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    White Oak UK shortlisted for three Business Moneyfacts Awards
    18 December 2018

    White Oak UK shortlisted for three Business Moneyfacts Awards

    Business Moneyfacts has announced the finalists for its 2019 awards and we are thrilled to reveal that White Oak UK have been shortlisted as a finalist in three categories.

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