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What is short-term finance?

Short-Term finance is a form of senior debt in priority and is ahead of trade creditors or equity (shares). Short-Term lenders like Marshbell Group may take share warrants in the borrowing company so that they can benefit from the equity 'upside'. This equity upside entitles lenders to a share of the company's profits in the future. We tailor our short-term finance to each individual deal, and our focus is on maximising your leverage, and therefore your return on capital employed.

When is short-term finance used?

Short-term finance is normally made up of a term loan, which is senior debt. It is used for a quick injection of cash-flow and the preferred duration is 1-5 years. It is very helpful for professional developers to utilised this service when it comes to getting projects moving quicker or refinancing over the short-term awaiting for long term finance to be processed.

What kind of asset protections will Marshbell seek?

In addition to security as first charge on the borrower's asset, Marshbell may seek the right to appoint an observer to the borrower's board of directors.

How long does it take for me to get my short-term finance loan?

It usually takes between 7-10 working days to receive your credit loan facility.

What assets do we finance?

We can provide alternative assets finance to help you buy and develop high value assets. We can also help you to use alternative assets as collateral for other projects.

What costs are involved in having a short-term loan?

For short-term finance deals, there is usually an arrangement fee, which is only payable once you have your credit facility. Therefore, if you do not receive your short-term loan, there are no fees to pay.

What are your typical Mezzanine financing rates?

Our underwriters can offer market-leading short-term funding, fast, and our rates are based on the level of risk we may be exposed to.Can you arrange Mezzanine loans for limited companies and partnerships?

Can you arrange short-term loans for limited companies and partnerships?

Absolutely. We predominantly only work with corporate entities, provided that there is sufficient security for us to take on a first legal charge.

Can I pay back my short-term loan early?

Yes, you can pay back your short-term loan early, and the difference in interest will be reflected in your final redemption schedule.

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