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Close Brothers is a leading merchant banking group providing lending, deposit taking, wealth management services and securities trading. Detailed below are the other businesses within our group


Close Brothers Asset Finance

Offers a range of flexible funding options including hire purchase, leasing, refinancing, and sale and hire purchase back facilities.

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Close Brothers Asset Management

Provide integrated financial planning advice, investment management and financial education to private and corporate clients, as well as investment services for professional advisers.


Close Brothers Aviation and Marine

Provides tailored funding for general aviation aircraft and a wide range of leisure and commercial vessels.


Braemar Finance

Offers loan, hire purchase, leasing and refinancing options to the professional service sector, including dental, medical, pharmacy and veterinary.


Close Brothers Business Finance 

Provides invoice discounting, factoring and asset based lending (ABL) solutions for businesses of all sizes, across a broad range of industries.

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Close Brothers Commercial Finance

Offers a range of flexible funding solutions across Ireland.

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Close Brothers Invoice Finance 

Provides invoice discounting, factoring and asset based lending (ABL) solutions for businesses of all sizes, across a broad range of industries.

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Close Brothers Leasing 

Offers specialist, structured finance solutions for the UK middle ticket market across a variety of assets ranging from construction, manufacturing, IT equipment, as well as specialist assets.


Close Brothers Motor Finance

Offers specialist vehicle finance solutions for individuals and businesses in partnership with a network of car, motorcycle and light commercial vehicles dealerships.

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Novitas Loans

A leading provider of loans for legal proceedings, trusted by UK law firms to help their clients take care of their legal costs simply and efficiently.

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Close Brothers Premium Finance

Helps businesses and individuals pay their insurance premiums by spreading the cost over regular instalments when purchasing through an insurance intermediary.

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Close Brothers Property Finance

Finances residential and pre-let commercial developments, and provides loans to acquire or retain investment properties.

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Close Brothers Savings

Close Brothers Savings provides competitive interest rates for fixed term deposits and notice accounts, available for personal depositors who are UK residents aged 18 and over.

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Close Brothers Vehicle Hire

Provides commercial vehicle and trailer solutions through a complete range of contract hire and fleet management packages.

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Commercial Acceptances

Specialists in fast, short-term property loans for property developers, dealers or investors. 

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Winterflood Business Services

Offers a variety of independent, RDR compliant, dealing, custody and settlement services to institutional, wealth management and brokerage clients.

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Winterflood Investment Trusts

Provides a comprehensive service to the secondary market and corporate clients, including market making, sales, sales trading, research and corporate broking.

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Winterflood Securities

The leading UK market maker provides liquidity and flexible execution services to retail brokers, asset managers and institutional investors.

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Close Brothers Group

A leading UK merchant banking group, we are here to help the people and businesses of Britain thrive over the long term.

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Examining the latest news and insights on topics affecting small businesses and individuals in the UK.