finance

11 Jan 2022
A fast-growing Shropshire financial services company has made a ‘significant’ investment in a pioneering sports data management firm, it has revealed. Q Financial Services, which has bases in Wellington and Shrewsbury, has acquired a ten per cent stake in the Global Sports Data and Technology Group – a leading specialist in the governance and management of sports data. Global Sports – co-founded...
17 Dec 2021
One of Shropshire’s leading finance companies says homeowners and prospective buyers should not panic over the recent hike in interest rates. Q Financial Services, which has its offices in Wellington and Shrewsbury, said the increase in rates from the historic low of 0.1% to 0.25% should have minimal impact in the short term. However Q director Mitchell Gough says further rises are likely in the...
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27 Oct 2021
Leading commercial finance company Q Financial Services gave a cautious welcome to today’s autumn Budget – but said that the devil would lie in the details of the Chancellor’s speech. Q – which has offices in Wellington and Shrewsbury – said it was encouraged by moves to boost the construction sector, improve regional transport and develop skills and training. But it said the Chancellor could...
06 Jul 2017
Small businesses are being urged to take advantage of new regulations designed to help them get paid on time. Emma Northall, Debt Recovery Manager at Shropshire law firm FBC Manby Bowdler, said the requirement for larger companies to publish information about how long they take to pay suppliers would be a welcome tool for organisations aiming to speed up the payment process. The requirement...
02 Mar 2017
A Shropshire man who ran a major business for many years has called upon his decades of experience to launch a new financial service from the county. Independent specialist consultant, Mark Pilsbury, aged 55, has launched Stag Capital Finance after 25 years at the head the Syan Group, an IT firm with a £40 million turnover. Based in Shrewsbury but covering the whole of the UK, the firm will...
06 Jul 2016
A SHROPSHIRE and POWYS accountant has hit out at companies and individuals trying to cash in on people's fears for the future following the Brexit vote. Rob Ellis, Managing Partner of Welch and Ellis, which is based in Willow Street, Oswestry, says the internet and social media is already heaving with people offering courses and services which they claim will help you to 'Brexit’ proof or protect...
29 Jun 2016
Agricultural supplier and retailer Wynnstay Group Plc has revealed interim results which it says are robust and in line with management expectations. A balanced business model, serving a wide swathe of the rural sector, has ensured a predictable performance even in the face of commodity price deflation. Reported revenues for the half year are £193.24m (£200.56 in 2015), resulting in a pre-tax...
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29 Dec 2015
A SHROPSHIRE and POWYS accountant is urging businesses and individuals to make a New Year’s resolution to save themselves money by going through his free taxability guide. Rob Ellis, a tax expert for Welch & Ellis accountants, who lives in Llanfechain and works from his office in Willow Street, Oswestry, believes whilst many people make resolutions around making more money in the New Year,...
Hive just text giving service launched
31 May 2013
Shropshire youth arts charity the Hive, which works with young people across the county to provide creative opportunities, has today launched a new service which enables prospective supporters to donate to the organisation via texting on a mobile phone. The Hive is the latest amongst a whole raft of national and local charities which are utilisng the Just-Text Giving service which is offered...
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