Rigids, Tractors & LCVs – What’s the Best Tool for the Job?

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Whether you’re a manufacturer or supplier, getting your product to market on time every time helps to grow your customer base and allows business partners to trust you. Knowing the various types of trucks and commercial vehicles, and deciding how best to deploy them, is crucial to the profitability of your business.
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Vehicle Funding that Meets the Economic Climate

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Asset finance is a concern for most UK companies that run a fleet. Replacing assets can put the healthiest of budgets under strain – ever more so in a climate of economic uncertainty. Asset finance is an important part of fleet management that gives you access to assets while posing minimum risk to your business. […]

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Contract Hire and Leasing: Your Options Explained

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Contract hire and leasing of commercial vehicles has many operational, administrative and financial benefits for businesses. Discover how to access the latest vehicles and technology, and the expertise of experienced professionals, without jeopardizing your company’s liquidity. […]

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Providing Fleet Management Peace of Mind – Asset Alliance Group

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No matter what the nature of your business is, as a manufacturer or supplier you need to get your product to market on time, every time. It is your ability to do this efficiently and consistently that allows your customers or business partners to trust you, and it’s on trust that profitable long-term business relationships are built. Outsourcing your vital fleet management functions can help you to achieve this, and a number of other benefits besides.
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Asset Alliance Group shifts up another gear by securing additional £70 million investment

Commercial vehicle specialists Asset Alliance Group has almost doubled its Asset Based Lending (ABL) facility to £145 million, after extending its existing funding as well as securing backing from two more banks. The Group first obtained a £75m revolving ABL deal in 2016, led by NatWest and supported by HSBC. It has now extended that […]

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Road transport sector ‘remarkably optimistic’ about business growth, according to new research

The majority of UK fleets predict business will grow this year and next in spite of challenges including Brexit, new environmental legislation and driver shortages, according to exclusive new research published by Asset Alliance Group at the Commercial Vehicle Show. The in-depth Asset Alliance Group Industry Monitor (available on stand 3D79 at the CV Show […]

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Forest Asset Finance funds coaches

Forest Asset Finance has funded two single-deck Alexander Dennis (ADL) Enviro200 buses with Scottish operator Whitelaws Coaches, building on an earlier deal for four of the vehicles. Supplied on a four-year operating lease, the two new coaches join a fleet of 40 buses at the Lanarkshire company. Whitelaws Coaches’ managing director Sandra Whitelaw said: “We’re […]

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Forest Asset Finance helps social enterprise HCT Group secure coveted TfL bus routes

A fleet of environmentally-friendly buses funded by Forest Asset Finance has helped social enterprise HCT Group fend off the nation’s biggest firms and secure coveted London bus routes in a competitive tender process. The 53 single-deck low-carbon-emission and 47 double-deck hybrid Alexander Dennis (ADL) buses all meet Euro VI emission standards and have joined HCT […]

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Asset Alliance offers extra security for explosives transporter JMD Haulage

Liverpool-based JMD Haulage has renewed its road transport fleet with eight new Mercedes-Benz Actros 2545 tractor units supplied by Asset Alliance on a four-year full-service contract hire deal. All eight trucks were specified with the manufacturer’s GigaSpace cab, for driver comfort, while four feature additional modifications to make them EXIII-rated – meaning they can haul […]

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