Invoice Finance

Invoice Finance

What is Invoice Finance?

Whether you’re looking to improve your cash flow or secure funds for expansion, invoice finance is a fantastic funding tool which supports businesses at any stage of the business lifecycle.

Invoice finance solutions release up to 90% of an invoice’s value within 24 hours of its issue. The remainder is then passed across once payment is received from the customer, less the invoice finance company’s fees.

As a specialist invoice finance broker, we can introduce the most suitable invoice finance facility for your specific requirements, taking into account your desired funding levels, service and cost.

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£19.3
billion

Advanced to UK businesses in Q1 2016

36%

Increase in lending through invoice finance in last 6 years

£70.2
billion

Sales secured by invoice finance clients in Q1 2016

Invoice discounting vs factoring?

The two most common invoice finance solutions are invoice discounting and factoring. But which one is best for your business?

The primary difference between them is that, with factoring, the invoice finance company will provide a sales ledger management service to remove the burden from your business. This makes factoring particularly useful for smaller businesses whose resource would be better spent on core activities.

Both products can additionally incorporate bad debt protection to safeguard your cash flow against late payment and protracted default.

Which solution is right for my business?

Your invoice finance solutions

Invoice finance can be tailored to suit the individual needs of your business.

It is also possible to fund single invoices rather than the entire sales ledger; for instance, those of a particularly high value or those supplied on longer-than-usual credit terms.

Read more about the different options here, or contact us on 0800 9774833 to discuss your requirements with a dedicated invoice finance broker:

Invoice finance has been the ideal facility for us, helping to fund our cash flow and enabling us to grow at the rate we have. We couldn’t be happier.

Peter Doyle, Managing Director, NXP Europe Ltd

Funders we work with

  • Partnership Invoice Finance
  • Pulse Cashflow Finance
  • GE Capital
  • Calverton Finance
  • Barclays
  • Woodsford Tradebridge
  • 1pm
  • Hitachi Capital Invoice Finance
  • Nucleus Commercial Finance
  • Davenham Trade Finance
  • Aldermore Invoice Finance
  • Platform Black
  • Shawbrook Business Credit
  • GapCap Cashflow Finance
  • Catalyst Finance
  • Davenham Asset Finance
  • First Capital Factors
  • Metro Bank SME Finance
  • IGF Invoice Finance
  • Bibby Financial Services
  • Market Invoice
  • iwoca
  • Working Capital Partners
  • Skipton Business Finance
  • Trade Finance Partners
  • Positive Cashflow Finance
  • Asset Advantage
  • Everline
  • Ashley Commercial Finance
  • Outsauce
  • Secure Trust Bank
  • Team Factors
  • PNC Business Credit
  • Close Brothers Invoice Finance
  • Ultimate Finance Group
  • Regency Factors
  • Leumi ABL
  • Royal Bank of Scotland
  • Assetz Capital
  • Santander Corporate & Commercial
  • ABN AMRO Commercial Finance
  • Innovation Finance
  • Lloyds Bank Commercial Finance
  • Factor 21
  • Creative Capital

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Hilton-Baird is an Independent Introducing Agent (Broker) and not a Lender

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