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Common Misconceptions Surrounding Invoice Finance

Common Misconceptions Surrounding Invoice Finance

A GROWING APPETITE FOR INVOICE FINANCE IN AUSTRALIAInvoice finance volumes are slowing growing in Australia however compared to our UK counterparts this business finance option is still largely under-utilised.  2019 statistics show that the size of the invoice finance...

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Broker Insights Series – Jared Beckett

Broker Insights Series – Jared Beckett

PLEASE TELL US ABOUT THE NATURE OF YOUR BUSINESSI specialise in asset finance, predominantly looking after agriculture, forestry, transport, and construction (craneage, earthworks, underground services).  I’m a partner in CrediFlex – one of New Zealand’s largest and...

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5 minutes with… Alan Hewitt

5 minutes with… Alan Hewitt

Alan is an experienced Financier. His large networks, combined with his financial and strategic management skills, provide him with a good understanding of the issues that SME owners confront on a daily basis.  Alan has lived and worked in many localities across New...

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Resilience and Growth

Resilience and Growth

Last December, I wrote an end of year message that looked at how much our lives had changed over the preceding decade. I believe my final line was “maybe what’s to come is beyond our comprehension at the end of 2019”, it certainly was. The human and economic toll of...

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5 Mins With… Mornet Van Der Merwe

5 Mins With… Mornet Van Der Merwe

With over a decade in senior positions within New Zealand and Australian banks and finance companies, Mornet joined Apricity Finance in 2018 as Head of Credit & Risk. His background in managing financially distressed businesses for secured creditors, with the...

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8 Tips For Managing Cash Flow Over The Holiday Period

8 Tips For Managing Cash Flow Over The Holiday Period

While the end of year period can be the busiest and most profitable season of the year for some industries, ironically it also puts a massive financial strain on many businesses. Many large companies slow down production or put off making big contracting and...

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Crisis, Reinvention and Recovery

Crisis, Reinvention and Recovery

‘Lockdown’ has been declared Word of the Year in 2020, however another close contender must have been the word ‘pivot’. The verb has moved from a boardroom buzzword to a key survival tool for businesses across the globe. Successful pivots can be attributed to the...

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