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Black Country Chamber Member of the Week, Ludgate Finance, Celebrate 10th Anniversary with Record Year

Ludgate Finance celebrate 10th Anniversary with record yearBlack Country Chamber of Commerce are featuring Ludgate Finance as our Member of the Week after the Midlands based financial solutions company have recently celebrated their 10th Anniversary. This milestone has been further complemented by the fact that they have also recorded their most successful year to date, amounting to a 40% uplift in turnover.

Founded in July 2007, Ludgate Finance have helped to raise over £60m for more than 300 West Midlands SMEs in the year to date, with them regularly arranging funding deals in the region of £1m to £3m.

Steve Grice, Director at Ludgate Finance, commented: “Ludgate Finance are delighted to have recently celebrated our 10 year anniversary, with this milestone being underpinned by a record breaking year for the business.  

“Recent figures highlight that 20% of business owners are still unaware of the variety of funding options available to them, with 28% citing a lack of eligibility as the reason holding them back from obtaining finance. With this in mind, as a specialist advisor in the direct lending and peer-to-peer sector, we can help to source and structure funding solutions that ultimately help your business to realise its growth ambitions.”

With regards to the Black Country Chamber of Commerce, Steve further commented: “Being a member of the Black Country Chamber of Commerce ensures that we maintain strong links with the local business community. Furthermore, the Chamber have helped us to provide our services to organisations situated within the Black Country and raise our profile throughout the local area.”

Moving forwards, the business is actively working to extend their services to regions beyond the West Midlands by recruiting a team of associates across the UK. So far this year, 7 associates have been appointed throughout Northern Ireland and the North West, as well as in North, South and East Midlands territories.  

Black Country Chamber of Commerce wants to support businesses to grow and succeed, and Member of the Week is an initiative to celebrate the great work that our members are doing and to highlight the success stories in the local area.

If you would like more information about Black Country Chamber of Commerce membership, please contact us on 0330 024 0820 or visit For more information about Ludgate Finance please visit       

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