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Unlocking Growth for Irish SMEs: SBCI and BFS Partnership

In this episode, we delve into the partnership between the Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland (SBCI) and BFS
SME Business Owner
News

Three in ten Irish SMEs have written off bad debts over the past 12 months

Three in ten Irish SMEs have written off bad debts over the past 12 months with €21,076 the average amount lost – new research from BFS
FS Awards Finalist
News

Bibby Financial Services – FS Awards Finalist

BFS Ireland are delighted to be nominated as finalists for the FS Awards in two categories this year!
Export and Import
Report

Global Business Monitor 2023

The Global Business Monitor reveals insights from SMEs

Finance for your Business

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What is invoice factoring
Article

What is Invoice Factoring

Factoring is a way of releasing the cash tied up in outstanding customer invoices before they are paid, enabling your business to stay in control of its cashflow without having to use an overdraft or take out a loan.
Invoice discounting versus factoring
Article

Invoice Discounting vs Factoring

There are two key types of invoice finance; factoring and invoice discounting. Learning more about each of these may help you decide which option is right for you.
Invoice factoring vs business loans
Article

Invoice factoring vs business loans

You’ve probably considered business bank loans, but you might not be as familiar with invoice factoring. Here we look at these two solutions for alleviating pressure on business cashflow.
Invoice factoring vs overdrafts
Article

Invoice factoring vs overdrafts

Business Overdrafts and Invoice Factoring are two ways to improve with business cash flow issues. Understand the pros and cons of using them.

News and Insights

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SME Business Owner
News

Global Business Monitor Research 2023

Placeholder: 90% of Irish SMEs are confident about business prospects in 2023 - joint highest of nine countries surveyed in new Bibby Financial Services research
BFS and Coface
News

BFS and Coface unveil a new collaboration offering Irish SMEs access to secure funding solutions.

Bibby Financial Services and Coface, a global leader in trade credit insurance, have joined forces in a new collaboration to help SME’s access securely structured funding solutions while also ensuring they are protected against potential lost revenue.
Mark O'Rouke
News

New €30m fund unveiled to assist Irish SMEs affected by departure of Ulster Bank and KBC

New fund offers innovative invoice finance solutions to Irish SMEs looking for a new funding home in the wake of Ulster Bank and KBC’s departure from Ireland

Business Management

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Reducing late payments
Article

Reducing late payments

Find out how our business financing and funding solutions can ensure your business cashflow is not damaged by late payments.
Managing your assets
Article

Managing your assets

To understand which assets you can use to unlock cashflow and raise funds, you need to assess your balance sheet and identify assets that have high value.
Expanding Internationally
Article

Expanding Internationally

Find out how our business financing and funding solutions can help your business trade internationally.
Financing Your Business
Article

Financing Your Business

Find out how our business financing and funding solutions can help with all areas of running your business.