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South Manchester-based ICP Networks has secured a £4.8 million finance package from HSBC to support its ambitious growth plans. The company, which specialises in trading new and refurbished IT network hardware, as well as IT asset lifecycle management and Green IT, will use the funding to target European growth...


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A micro-brewery based in the Carmarthenshire countryside is expanding its premises and increasing production capacity with the help of HSBC. The company, using malted barley, a range of selected hops from around the world, and local Welsh water, first began brewing its sought-after beverages in August 2013, and has seen its orders rise ever since.


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HSBC’s North West Leverage Finance team is pleased to announce the provision of senior debt and working capital facilities to support the financing of Accrol Papers, following on from the recent £66 million transaction with NorthEdge Capital. Accrol is one of Europe’s largest independent converters of soft tissue products...


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Impacta, the Black Country-based manufacturer of specialist packaging for the automotive and aerospace industries, is targeting a sales drive on the back of new contract wins. The company has acquired land next to its existing manufacturing facility in Bilston to support its expansion, in a move backed by HSBC.


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A software company co-headquartered in Sheffield has secured $10 million in additional finance from HSBC to support its expansion into the ‘Big Data’ market. WANdisco, a computing company with joint headquarters in Silicon Valley and Sheffield...


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Renew Holdings plc, the AIM-quoted West Yorkshire-based engineering services group, has acquired Forefront Group Ltd, an engineering services business based in the South East of England, with support from HSBC. The acquisition, for a cash consideration of £14.8 million...


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St. Joseph’s Hospital, a purpose-built private hospital on the outskirts of Newport, has been acquired in a £10 million deal by a consortium that includes 43 of the hospital’s existing consultants as well as new investors.


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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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