Nick Ashmore

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At the announcement of the Future Growth loan scheme were Enterprise Ireland chief executive Julie Sinnamon, Pat Sherlock of Luzern Technologies, SBCI chairwoman Barbara Cotter, Minister for Enterprise Leo Varadkar, and secretary general of DBEI Dr Orlaigh Quinn.

Bank of Ireland, AIB and Ulster Bank are all now accepting applications for the newly expanded Future Growth loan scheme, which promises long-term fun(...)

Some 30,000 SMEs have drawn down over €1.4 billion in lower cost funding through SBCI programmes to date

A new €17.5 million hire purchase and leasing programme that offers low-cost loans to SMEs, has been announced. The State-backed Strategic Banking Co(...)

Some 19 per cent of loans have been provided to businesses operating in the manufacturing sector. Photograph: Getty Images

Businesses in manufacturing, wholesale and transport have to date tapped more than €30 million in loans provided under a partnership between the Strat(...)

SBCI chief executive Nick Ashmore said its increased support for Finance Ireland would help drive competition in Irish SME lending. Photograph: Dave Meehan

The State-owned Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland (SBCI) on Tuesday launched a new €75 million facility to support small and medium-sized ente(...)

“Longer term, our financial goal is to sustainably cover our costs, with any surplus generated to be re-cycled into further supports for SMEs,” SBCI chief executive, Nick Ashmore, said. Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times

Lending from the State-owned Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland (SBCI) slowed in the second half of last year by 74 per cent as its total lendin(...)

SBCI chief executive Nick Ashmore. (Photograph: Dave Meehan/The Irish Times)

The State-owned Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland (SBCI) supported loans worth €311 million in the first six months of this year. By the end (...)

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(...)

Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland lenders offer lower-cost loans across a range of products including working capital, investment, agri-finance, invoice finance, fleet finance and leasing

Irish small and medium-sized businesses will be able to borrow at a lower cost for specialist equipment and vehicles thanks to the creation of a new €(...)

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