Underwriting Insight Webinar

Asset Advantage Launch Webinar Series To Support Brokers

Asset Advantage have launched a series of webinars to support brokers’ education on different topics. The informative events are scheduled every month, and cover a range of different topics, reflecting the commonly asked questions from members of the broker panel. Philip Knight, Credit and Risk Director at Asset Advantage is the lead speaker on the webinars, and this gives brokers …

New Year New Start

Trends Outlook For 2024

‘As a non-bank. alternative lender, Asset Advantage is exposed less to the vagaries of the economy and more to the lending policies of other lenders’, writes Philip Knight, Credit & Risk Director of the Basingstoke based funder.  That said it is clear that there are definite trends appearing in the types of proposals that we are receiving. The first one …

Christmas Tradition St Michaels Hospice

Asset Advantage Continue Christmas Tradition At St Michael’s Hospice (North Hampshire)

In annual tradition, a team of Asset Advantage helpers were dispatched to St Michael’s Hospice in Basingstoke this month to decorate their Christmas tree. Asset Advantage has been part of Christmas preparations at St Michael’s Hospice for several years. St. Michael’s Hospice is an independent charity based in Basingstoke, supporting people across North Hampshire who have a life-limiting illness, are …

Asset Advantage At The Finance Professional Show

Asset Advantage To Attend The Finance Professional Show

Lender will consider funding any asset type and any industry sector Asset Advantage is looking forward to attending the Finance Professional Show on 10 November at Olympia London. The Finance Show takes place each year and is considered the busiest and most varied financial trade show in London. Attending the event is an opportunity for Asset Advantage to showcase its funding options to up to 2000 …

Nick White Wins Ginetta G3 Academy

Asset Advantage Celebrate As Nick White Wins Ginetta GT Academy Title

Race Driver Nick White secured the title at Donington Park this weekend Nick White has been crowned the 2023 Ginetta GT Academy champion after scoring the final race win of the season at Donington Park (21/22 October). The fight for the title all came down to the final race. This is White’s 12 victory of thecampaign securing him title glory. Nick White said: ‘It all …

NACFB Underwriting Team Of The Year Shortlisted

Asset Advantage’s Underwriting Team Shortlisted For National Award

NACFB Commercial Lender Awards – Underwriting Team of the Year Asset Advantage is delighted to be shortlisted in the NACFB Commercial Lender Awards for Underwriting Team of the Year. Our tight-knit underwriting team have been lending to SMEs for 16 years. In a rapidly changing environment we remain consistent.  Brokers value our underwriters’ openness, willingness to listen, and eagerness to work to get to a deal. Our underwriters frequently meet with customers to …

Asset Advantage Joins NACFB

Asset Advantage Joins The NACFB As Patron Lender

Lender brings carefully crafted approach to SME finance to NACFB members Asset Advantage is delighted to join the National Association of Commercial Finance Brokers (NACFB) as Patron Lender. Offering non-regulated asset finance (lease and hire purchase) and business loans to SMEs in England and Wales, Asset Advantage will consider any asset, industry sector and new start businesses.  Katie Dowse, Business Development Manager said: “When there is a …

Broker Survey Results

Brokers value the ‘human side’ of underwriting from funders research shows

Brokers overwhelmingly value the human side of underwriting, new research from Asset Advantage shows. When asked about their decision-making process in choosing a funder 96% of brokers surveyed said it was important to have a funder who was open-minded and looked outside the box. While 98% of brokers surveyed wanted a funder to look beyond the balance sheet and consider …

Katie Dowse

Asset Advantage welcomes Katie Dowse as Business Development Manager

New role demonstrates deep commitment to brokers Asset Advantage are delighted to announce the appointment of Katie Dowse as Business Development Manager. Katie Dowse has 35 years’ experience in asset finance. She started her career in the sales aid leasing market with Lombard North Central PLC working in motor finance, plant and machinery and office equipment. She then moved to …