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Cheshire-headquartered showers, taps, bathroom accessories, tiles and adhesives manufacturer Norcros has announced a £70 million refinancing, backed by HSBC’s North West Corporate team. Details of the announcement can be found here. HSBC is a new member of a three-bank club, including Lloyds and Barclays, that has provided the five...


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Blunsdon House Hotel, Wiltshire’s first four star hotel which dates back to the 1950s, has secured a £500,000 finance package from HSBC to support the renovation of its main restaurant, as well as other areas of the property. Located just north of Swindon, the hotel is launching a new restaurant, in September, replacing Christopher’s Carvery...


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Northern Neon Lights Ltd, a company that started life by making signs for the Blackpool Pleasure Beach and the Blackpool Tower Company over 50 years ago, has secured a £525,000 finance package from HSBC to invest in new equipment. The Blackpool-based company has acquired a new state-of-the-art fibre laser cutting machine...


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HSBC Commercial Banking has appointed Sam Roden as Area Commercial Director (ACD) for Liverpool. Sam will be responsible for supporting companies from the city with a turnover of typically between £500,000 and £30 million...


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Award-winning independent convenience store and petrol station operator High Noon Stores is to expand its presence across Wales with two new stores opening this month, creating 12 new jobs. The company, which was recently crowned The Grocer Magazine’s Independent Retailer of the Year, is opening a petrol station and Spar retail store in Llyswen, Brecon...


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HSBC’s Bristol-based Leverage Portfolio Team has provided debt facilities to support Brookside Equity Partners' (BEP) acquisition of Tellermate Holdings Limited and its subsidiaries (Tellermate Group). The Tellermate Group, founded in 1979, is a leading provider of electronic cash counters, which supports the physical cash management of retailers...


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HSBC is pleased to announce it has supported Iceland Foods’ debt refinancing, store expansion programme and international development via a high yield bond issue and new finance facilities. HSBC has acted as a Joint Bookrunner on the £950 million high yield bond issue, alongside Credit Suisse, the Lead Left Bookrunner, and JP Morgan...


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Businesses in the UK are much more optimistic about growing their trade than international competitors, but still lag in RMB use, a new survey from HSBC Commercial Banking has shown. Nearly nine out of 10 UK companies already doing business in mainland China (86 per cent) expect trade to increase in the next 12 months.


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HSBC’s North West Leverage Finance team has played a key role in supporting three acquisitions made by the Manchester-based Concept Life Sciences Group, the newly formed international scientific laboratory and consultancy business. Following backing from Equistone Partners Europe, which has taken a majority stake in the group...


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***Improving conditions boost SME revenues*** ***Majority of SMEs investing for growth, but significant minority still hesitant*** ***HSBC report warns hesitant firms: invest or miss the boat*** Britain’s small and medium sized-businesses (SMEs) are taking action to benefit from the economic recovery...


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