News & Events

We regularly participate in and host events across the country, enabling us to build a greater awareness of the finance options available to smaller businesses and to engage directly with businesses, partners and investors. 

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.
Lantern Lodge
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Coastal hotel makes way for ‘staycation’ apartments in multi-million-pound re-development in Devon

A sea -view hotel on the South Devon coast is to make way for a series of modern ‘staycation’ apartments in a £3.3m re-development project.
Featherstone Homes
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Featherstone Homes turns MOT garage site into modern residential and commercial block

The bespoke property developer has transformed the site of a former mechanics and bus depot into 30-new homes and commercial units.
Bardsley Farm
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Leading UK fruit farmer, Bardsley England, is ripe for growth with substantial funding for acquisition

Bardsley England, a 128-year-old fruit farming business, is preparing for the next chapter in its long and successful history following the exciting acquisition of a local competitor.
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HighNet continues to attract new customers during Covid-19 after investment in crucial technology

HighNet invested in crucial technology to enable the business and its staff to operate seamlessly in lockdown with support from Shawbrook Bank.
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United Tooling Solutions targets UK-growth with £10m funding from Shawbrook Bank

United Tooling Solutions Ltd (UTS), a wholesaler of industrial tools and tooling equipment, is targeting significant growth across the UK thanks to funding from Shawbrook Bank.
Garden Village
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First phase of West Carclaze Garden Village in Cornwall secures £18m funding

New Garden Village on the outskirts of St Austell in Cornwall focused on delivering sustainable community living.
Racehorse Training
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AW Brandreth & Sons Aiming To Fuel UK’s Racehorses Thanks to New Ground Source Heat Pump

The Warwickshire-based 3rd generation father and son farming operation is diversifying its business by implementing the pump specifically to dry Lucerne hay.
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eacs set for growth through funding from Shawbrook

IT firm, eacs prepares for growth post-Covid thanks to surge in demand during lockdown.