News & Events

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London Financial District
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Elevation Financial Group Set for Growth via Four new Acquisitions

Elevation Financial Group (EFG), a specialist consolidator of independent financial advisors (IFAs), is set for expansion as it prepares for an extensive acquisition programme following a funding boost.
Keysource
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Global Datacentre and Critical Environment specialists, Keysource Ltd, completes management buy-out

A global datacentre and critical environment specialist which provides critical IT infrastructure services to major international brands across a range of sectors has been bought out following a multi-million pounds investment.
Prolectric
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The future is bright for off-grid renewable energy firm Prolectric Services Ltd following £2.75m investment

Prolectric – which provides solar lighting, power and security solutions – now primed to accelerate ambitious growth plans.
Purple And Green Doors
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Shawbrook Bank Acquires Development Finance Team and £167m Loan Portfolio from RateSetter

Shawbrook Bank has enhanced its position in a key and growing market after it completed the strategic acquisition of RateSetter’s peer-to-peer funded development finance business.
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New lender, Momentum Finance, set for growth thanks to fresh funding support from Shawbrook Bank

A new bridging and development finance lender launched during the Covid-19 pandemic is set for further growth thanks to significant funding support from specialist SME lender, Shawbrook Bank.
Prelon Development
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New Homes Earmarked for Coastal Town in multi-million-pound Development Project

Almost one hundred new homes are to be created in a growing UK coastal town as part of a regeneration project aimed at revamping its former docklands site and surrounding areas.
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Smiths News, formerly Connect Group plc, secures £120m refinance

Smiths News, previously Connect Group plc, has completed the refinance of £120m of existing loan facilities until 2023, whilst maintain an uninterrupted service to customers and communities across the UK during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Envivo Group expands its footprint in the specialist adult care & mental health sector following latest acquisition

Envivo Group, one of the leading specialist healthcare groups in the UK, has added the management of 72 specialist adult healthcare properties into its growing UK portfolio following a significant acquisition.
Optimism News
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All eyes on growth for Optimism Health Group following its acquisition of The Outside Clinic

One of the UK’s largest providers of home eyecare and hearing services is set for expansion. Optimism’s acquisition was financed through a combination of Private Equity and a £4.95m commercial loan by Shawbrook Bank.
Rotala Diamond Buses
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Rotala Plc on the road to success with £3.2m purchase of new environmentally friendly bus fleet

Rotala Plc, the bus, coach and transport firm operating in Birmingham and Manchester, has purchased a new suite of state-of-art buses as it looks to enhance its operations with an environmentally friendlier fleet.
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Globally respected incinerator manufacturer, Inciner8, set for accelerated growth following private equity buy out

Private equity house, Chiltern Capital, has completed an investment in a leading waste management incinerator manufacturer with support from a multi-million-pound lending facility from Shawbrook Bank.
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SDKA set for further expansion thanks to multi-million pound finance facility from Shawbrook Bank

Bridging finance specialist, SDKA, is accelerating its growth plans following a further funding boost from specialist bank, Shawbrook.