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Sallyport UK Team Takes Time to Give Something Back

Sallyport UK team volunteer at local charity Leuchie House

Our team were honoured to spend a day volunteering recently at Leuchie House, a fantastic independent charity that provides support to people and their families living with the devasting effects of long term and life-limiting health conditions. Leuchie House is a national respite charity dedicated to offering life-changing holidays for individuals coping with neurological conditions…

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Sallyport’s Andy Tait Q&A Interview with The Herald

The Herald just published their Q&A interview with our Managing Director Andy Tait. Learn more about Andy’s inspiration for setting up a new Invoice Finance business, his outlook and ambitions for the future. https://www.heraldscotland.com/news/24312409.scottish-finance-chief-declares-no-time-egos/

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Diminished Bottom Lines: National Minimum Wage Increase 2024

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On April 1st 2024, the National Living Wage (NLW) and National Minimum Wage (NMW) will again increase in the UK. The National Minimum Wage was established in 1999 whilst the National Living Wage was announced in 2015 specifically for the over 25s but has since been extended to anyone 23 or older. The National Living…

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Sallyport UK Celebrates 1st Birthday – March 2024

Sallyport Commercial Finance celebrated their first birthday with colleagues and introducers last Thursday. We were delighted to share our 1st-year successes including providing over £4.4m in funding to UK SMEs who turn over a grand £22m. Industries we’ve supported include Haulage, Recruitment, Property Maintenance, Healthcare, Industrial Cleaning, Textiles and Landscape Gardening amongst others. These businesses…

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Official Sallyport UK Launch Event – April 2023

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It’s been a busy time since we launched in the UK on 1st February, and we were delighted to host an official Sallyport UK launch event last week in Glasgow. Our U.S. founders, Nick and Emma Hart joined us in meeting and personally thanking all those who made our first months in business so successful…

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Interest Rate Hiked Again : Little Relief for UK SMEs

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The interest rate announcement from the Bank of England March 22nd has done nothing to boost the optimism of UK business owners. On the back of a higher than expected CPI inflation rate of 10.4% in February, the quarter point hike last week wasn’t surprising but it was disappointing and given the mixed bag that…

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Setting up a new business in the UK

As any business owner knows only too well, setting up a new business is an exciting but also a daunting prospect. We at Sallyport Commercial Finance launched our new business in Glasgow in February and this blog highlights what we have learned. We hope this is useful for others considering launching a new business.  The…

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Project Management Business Sets Sights on Growth with $850,000 Finance

In a deal that closed 2022 for Sallyport Commercial Finance, a US project management business has been equipped with an $850,000 accounts receivable facility.  Referred to Sallyport by our contact in investment banking, the company has some tremendous growth opportunities. They anticipate more than doubling their employees from 27 to 60 this year. Each employee…

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