Approximately 2,800 SMES have applied for funding to date with some 800 applications sanctioned

The Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland (SBCI) has warned that companies wishing to avail of long-term, low interest loans of up to €3 million un(...)

Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland managing director Nick Ashmore. Photograph: Alan Betson

The State-owned Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland (SBCI) issued €544 million to 12,590 small- and medium-sized enterprises in its first 21 mont(...)

SBCI chief executive Nick Ashmore (right): “Our new funding arrangements will allow us to support even more SMEs.” Photograph: Dave Meehan

Additional funding of €450 million has been secured for small and medium sized enterprises (SME) by the Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland (SBCI(...)

Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland chief Nick Ashmore said the agreement “marks an exciting new phase” for  SBCI. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Funding of €100 million will be made available to small and medium-sized businesses as part of a new agreement that will see the Strategic Banking Cor(...)

SBCI chief executive Nick Ashmore said BFS was “a global market leader” in the provision of invoice finance

New funding of €45 million is to be made available to Irish small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs). The funding comes with the addition of Bibby F(...)

The SBCI has now made a total of €750 million in low-cost, long-term loans available from lenders

Ulster Bank is the fifth lender to win approval from the State-backed Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland (SBCI) to offer low-cost financing to S(...)

The offering is aimed at SMEs who want to buy new vehicles or upgrade their existing fleet without the high maintenance costs associated with ownership

The State-backed Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland (SBCI) has announced a new €25 million fleet finance fund for small and medium-sized busines(...)

A minimum of €500 million will be made available in the first year but Minister for Finance Michael Noonan said this could rise to €4 billion over five years. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien / THE IRISH TIMES

The grandly-titled Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland (SBCI) was unveiled by the Government on Thursday to much fanfare. The idea is that this n(...)