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Shawbrook makes life faster and easier for asset finance brokers with new digital portal

Shawbrook Bank has launched a new digital portal that will help brokers provide clearer, faster decisions to their business customers on asset finance proposals. The move comes as the next in a series of digital capability innovations launched by the specialist lender in recent months.
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Former pilot's lending business flying high with increased bank lending

A speciality finance company based in Greater Manchester and founded by an ex-airline pilot expects to double its loan book within 12 months after securing 3 institutional funding lines including an increased facility from Shawbrook Bank - the first institutional lender to back the company in 2019.
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The UK’s largest independent producer of PET bottles & containers is tackling single use plastics thanks to £9m funding from Shawbrook Bank

The management behind the UK’s largest independent producer of PET bottles and containers is taking a leading position in the fight against single use plastics thanks to a £9m funding boost.
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Developer breathes new life into Churchill's former weekend retreat

A historic Brentwood country estate once used by Sir Winston Churchill as a weekend retreat is undergoing a £27 million transformation into a new luxury development.
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Shawbrook Bank supports VAT funding specialist with £20m funding line

Shawbrook has structured a new funding line to support BloomSmith as they look to extend their commercial reach and progress their growth plans.
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Construction underway as former Slough Council block gets set for residential transformation

Slough Borough Council’s former High Street contact centre is undergoing a £26 million transformation after property developer Kings Oak Capital secured support from Shawbrook Bank.
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Developer to begin build at eco-friendly retirement village after bank backing

Work is set to start on a sustainable residential project for the over-55s in Burnham-on-Crouch, Essex, after property developer Burnham Waters Ltd., secured a £17 million loan from Shawbrook Bank.
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Panicium Ltd expands presence in food industry with latest acquisition

Panicium Ltd continues to build its portfolio in the food industry with the acquisition of fresh spreads and potted meats manufacturer, Binghams Food Ltd.
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Shawbrook set to create 100 jobs in digital drive

Shawbrook plans to hire 50 roles in 2021 and at least another 50 new roles in 2022 across the firm, as part of our continued focus on technology and data.
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Suffolk tech firm completes MBO following record growth

A Suffolk technology consultancy and distributor has been acquired by Merino Private Equity, after growing revenues by 30% during the pandemic, with support from Shawbrook Bank. Multithread Consultants’ management now aim to drive further growth following the management buyout (MBO) with investment from Merino Private Equity.
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Supporting growth and succession of leading holiday home manufacturer, Carnaby Caravans

Carnaby Caravans, a leading manufacturer of high-quality holiday homes, is set for further growth following a record year which has seen revenues grow by more than 50% to £30m. Shawbrook, the specialist lender, has provided an undisclosed funding package to Carnaby, alongside backing from debt funder Frontier Development Capital.
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Torsion Care to create 64 extra care retirement apartments with Shawbrook funding

Founded in 2015 by Dan Spencer, Torsion Developments operates across a range of property sectors, including student and residential. Martin Hutson joined with Dan in 2018 to establish Torsion Care, with a focus on the growing demand for stylish and practical retirement housing for the over 55s market.