New Business Enquiries: 01244 525410
Existing Customer Enquiries: 01244 527300

  • Asset Finance
  • Business Loan
  • Lending Hive

Making money work for your business

Asset Finance

Whatever your industry, asset finance helps your business obtain the equipment you need to operate efficiently and effectively in order to grow

Update obsolete equipment quickly and easily

Choose your experience, dedicated account manager or fully automated web application

You choose the equipment, price and supplier. We'll make it happen

Find out more »

Business Loans

Our unique tailored approach to business finance allows us to help small businesses by supporting specific long or short-term business opportunities, helping ease the burden of recurring business expenses.

Short-term business loans over a 3 to 12 month period to free up cash for investment in other areas

Business Development Loans to cover a wide range of costs over an extended loan period of 1 to 5 years

90% acceptance rates with funds received in as little as 24 hours

Find Out More »

Partner with us

We have created a number of partner programmes designed to help your clients gain access to the finance they need, and further enrich your client relationships.

Join our Partner Programme for Equipment or IT suppliers and offer asset finance to your customers

Become an LDF Broker for a fresh line of credit for your clients or to develop your existing panel of lenders

For Accountants and Business Advisors, introduce, enriches client relationships with finance that supports your customers

Find Out More »

We also provide Operating Lease facilities for education and Vehicle Leasing for businesses

What our customers say...

"We could not have been happier. Banks as usual were a nightmare - they took over six weeks to eventually refuse for vague reasons unexplained. LDF were professional, helpful, friendly, and best of all, fast."

- Ms. Reyburn, The Profitable Firm

Why choose LDF?

We're the largest independent provider of finance to smaller businesses.

We are a well-established funder and credit broker to UK businesses. As a leading provider of unsecured finance, we aim to provide your business with the right finance option to suit your needs.

Whatever your industry, profession or requirement, your dedicated Account Manager will work with you every step of the way.

View our Products »

Account Manager

A dedicated Account Manager

Free up cash flow

Free up cash flow for other areas of your business


Monthly & quarterly repayments available

Tailored Agreements

Tailored finance agreements to suit needs

Finance for Loan and Asset

Receive finance in as little as 24 hours for business loan & 48 hours for asset finance

E sign on any device
E-sign loan documents for a quick & easy application
CEO AwardsFlintshire Business AwardsLeasing Life Awards 2016Leasing World Awards 2016SME AwardsThe Leasing Foundation 2016

Latest News

Tax doesn’t need to be taxing for small firms

Almost half of UK small businesses say they struggle with paying their tax bills, according to a...Read More

Turn your dream into a reality with a Business Development Loan

Ever had a dream project that you wanted to finance, but were not sure if you could? Many business...Read More

Businesses missing out on funding ‘because they don’t understand terminologies’

Thousands of SMEs are being put off applying for finance due to complicated business terminology,...Read More

Business development loans: turn your vision into reality

In a recent survey commissioned by the LDF Group, 30% of small to medium businesses claimed not...Read More

LDF open 5th new office

To cater for the expanding requirement and market for short-term loans, we are proud to announce...Read More

Mid-sized firms risk being overlooked for finance

Medium-sized businesses grew more quickly, generated larger profit growth and created more jobs in...Read More

Finance is ‘a normal part of business’ for the Construction industry

November’s Autumn Statement saw Chancellor, Phillip Hammond announce an extra £1.4bn for 40,000...Read More

Your chance to overcome manufacturing barriers

From the advanced robotic centres of South Yorkshire to the artisan food producers of North...Read More