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NACFB picks-up two honours at UK trade association awards

Association’s annual Expo and in-house magazine recognised as best in class   The National Association of Commercial Finance Brokers (NACFB) has won both the prestigious ‘Event of the Year’ and ‘Publication of the Year’ at the Trade Association Forum (TAF) Best Practice awards 2019. The NACFB, the UK’s largest independent and not-for-profit trade body for … Continue reading NACFB picks-up two honours at UK trade association awards

NACFB Industry Awards 2019 open for entries

  Entry submissions for this year’s NACFB industry awards are now open and the deadline for all entries is 5pm on Friday 26th July 2019.   This year’s NACFB Awards Ceremony will take place on the evening of Thursday 28th November 2019 and is open to submissions from all lender Patrons of the Association. After … Continue reading NACFB Industry Awards 2019 open for entries

Looking beyond the FCA’s Motor Finance Review

At the start of March, the FCA issued its final findings in respect of the motor finance industry. We’ve taken the time to review the findings and have outlined our next steps, as well as sharing some good housekeeping reminders given that asset finance broking could attract closer attention from the FCA in the months … Continue reading Looking beyond the FCA’s Motor Finance Review

NACFB governance labelled as ‘exemplary’ by independent auditor

Consultants viewed the Association’s arrangements as ‘more thorough’ than other organisations of a similar size and function   The NACFB is passionate about helping to protect our Member’s businesses and one way we do this is reviewing brokerages by benchmarking them against our Minimum Standards. But how do you know that we ourselves are running … Continue reading NACFB governance labelled as ‘exemplary’ by independent auditor

Taking the NACFB Board on the road – first stop Bristol

  On Thursday 11th April the Board met in Bristol and were tasked with addressing how to improve engagement with Members. We started by looking closely at the membership features, benefits and value to ensure that we remain aligned to our vision and mission. We assessed and critiqued our membership journey and agreed that any … Continue reading Taking the NACFB Board on the road – first stop Bristol

NACFB Compliance: FCA outlines ‘serious concerns’ with dealer motor finance commission

Report reaffirms value of partnering with a broker who is a Member of a professional trade body   The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is looking at changes to the way in which commission is structured and arranged in the motor finance sector. The final motor finance report, published this week, uncovers ‘serious concerns’ about the … Continue reading NACFB Compliance: FCA outlines ‘serious concerns’ with dealer motor finance commission

Lloyds Bank announced as 2019 NACFB headline sponsor

Association welcomes Lloyds Bank as returning headline sponsor, enhancing specialist support for commercial finance brokers across the UK   The National Association of Commercial Finance Brokers (NACFB) today announces the return of Lloyds Bank as the trade body’s 2019 headline sponsor. Building upon their support in 2018, the sponsorship will see Lloyds Bank partner with … Continue reading Lloyds Bank announced as 2019 NACFB headline sponsor

February’s issue of Commercial Broker is here

As a Valentine’s Day treat, you can now read the digital edition of February’s NACFB magazine below:  This month’s issue dares to delve into how technology is impacting brokers and examines how such advances should be embraced by the lending community. The issue also features insight from the British Business Bank and UK Finance as … Continue reading February’s issue of Commercial Broker is here

Inside February’s NACFB Advisory Board

The NACFB Advisory Board: How the Association’s Directors are working for you Your Advisory Board meet at least six times a year and following the appointment of the new Board at our last AGM, we have acknowledged that we need to exploit more opportunities to share with you, our Members and Patrons, the sort of … Continue reading Inside February’s NACFB Advisory Board

Association launches enhanced lead generation platform

    NACFB unveils findsmefinance web portal as key Member benefit   The NACFB has launched an enhanced online portal, findsmefinance, offering UK businesses access to the trade body’s membership of independent finance brokers. Our free directory enables UK businesses seeking finance to simply filter their funding requirements by loan size, type and location and … Continue reading Association launches enhanced lead generation platform