Tag: Finance

Spotcap SME finance decide a post Brexit Britain is good for business


Online Lender Spotcap just gave a huge thumbs up to a post Brexit Britain by launching in the UK. Founded two years ago and operating in Spain, Australia and the Netherlands, Spotcap is now expanding into the UK market, providing flexible and accessible funding solutions to small and medium-sized enterprises. Spotcap provides SMEs with credit […]

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PayPal Working Capital has helped 14,000 UK Businesses

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PayPal Working Capital announced today that they have provided more than $2 billion to over 90,000 businesses in the UK, US and Australia. For the first time they’ve broken out figures for the UK having advanced £185 million to more than 14,000 small businesses, since November 2014. Due to the success of the program and […]

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Managing your margins Webinar 28/6/16

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With so much of online retail coming down to price and service, there’s huge pressure on retailers to keep prices low in order to remain competitive. That puts a major squeeze on your margins, especially when you factor in all the costs associated with selling your items – things like supply costs, selling charges from […]

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PayPal Credit now available in the UK

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PayPal has rolled out PayPal Credit in the UK allowing shoppers to spread the cost of online shopping thousands of stores with PayPal. PayPal Credit is the rebrand of Bill Me Later which eBay purchased for PayPal in 2008. Two months later Amazon dropped Bill Me Later as an option on their site. What is […]

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One seller’s experience with ecommerce lender iwoca

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David Brackin of Stuffusell is a regular contributor to Tamebay. Here he tells of his recent positive experience with small business lender iwoca. One of the first duties of any business owner is to ensure that cash is managed properly and part of this is setting up lines of credit – particularly when times are […]

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World First £25k giveaway for new and existing customers


Overseas currency experts World First are holding a bit of a promo and you could get your share of some of £25k they’re giving away. Be aware though that the offer is only available to European based customers. As they say: “We’re giving away a total of £25,000 to help go towards some of the […]

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PayPal Working Capital lent $1 billion in 2 yrs

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PayPal, through PayPal Working Capital has lent over a billion dollars to around 60,000 small businesses since they launched PayPal Working Capital in September 2013. That’s not only one heck of a lot of money, but it would appear that their loan book is increasing with half the money loaned within the last five months […]

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Kabbage cease consumer lending in the UK

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We understand that Kabbage, a finance company offering short term loans for online sellers, has made a commercial decision to change the direction of its business and to cease lending to consumer borrowers in the UK. Their permission from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to engage in consumer credit lending activities, including issuing new loans […]

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Amazon Lending at the click of a button

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Amazon Lending has been live in the UK for around a few months now and this weekend we managed to snag a screen shot of some typical rates on offer. It would appear that Amazon aren’t waiting for sellers to apply for finance. They’re actively popping up information on loans saying “Based on your Amazon […]

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iZettle launches small business finance scheme Advance


iZettle is launching iZettle Advance. This will be a lending and financing service for European SMEs along the line of services already offered by iwoca, PayPal and Amazon. The development is made possible by a recent €60 million investment. iZettle users eligible for iZettle Advance will be pre-assessed for financing, so there are no forms […]

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