Annual Investment Allowance

As announced in the 2018 budget, there has been an increase in the Annual Investment Allowance (AIA) for qualifying expenditure on plant and machinery. The increase is from 1st January 2019 to 31st December 2020 and has risen from £200,000 to £1m. Businesses that have financial year ends that straddle the date of change, will…

Changes in Personnel

It is with sad regret that Stephen Walker who joined us in February 2018, has decided to leave the company and go back in to the retail sector where his background lies. Stephen left us in January 2019 and we wish him every success for his future. Any contact that you may have had with…

Happy New Year

We would like to wish Customers, Brokers and Suppliers, new and old, a very Happy and Prosperous New Year. County ending the last quarter of 2018 on a high, achieving one of the best quarters for new business in recent times. Having secured an increased funding line with their long term investors, County are looking…

Scaffolding

A new customer was introduced to County by a Broker, who had been asked to arrange a finance package for a scaffolding company based in Yorkshire. The overall requirement was in excess of £500m, and County were pleased to offer and facilitate a three year Hire Purchase Agreement for just over £150,000.00 of the amount…

Trailer Purchase

A customer known to County for many years approached us to see if we could assist with a new business venture they were entering into which involved the build and purchase of low loader and tipper trailers being manufactured and purchased from Turkey. County were able to introduce the customer to a third party funder…