Author: Conor Braiden

Upstream appoint new Acquisition and Relationship Manager

Belfast headquartered Working Capital funders Upstream, part of Cubitt Trade Holdings, has appointed John Metcalfe as Acquisition and Relationship Manager. John has more than 15 years of professional banking experience which began at Bank of Scotland as part of their Business Banking team in Belfast. Prior to joining Upstream, John was a Business Manager within… Read more »

Upstream becomes part of London-based Cubitt Holdings LLC

Upstream – Northern Ireland’s only privately owned provider of Working Capital into the SME and Corporate business sectors – has announced that it has become part of London-based speciality finance group, Cubitt Trade Holdings LLC. As a result of the move, Belfast headquartered Upstream, which marked its tenth anniversary this summer, has become one of… Read more »

Upstream to feature in free webinar aimed at growth-focused businesses

Business Eye is delighted to be promoting a webinar that will be of interest to many growth-focused businesses throughout the UK and Ireland as many enter the new year more optimistically than they finished 2020. Entitled ‘3 things that will make the difference between surviving and thriving in the Post Pandemic world’ the one hour… Read more »

Cash is the Biggest Hurdle to Northern Ireland Business Growth

Two Belfast based professional services firms have teamed up to offer businesses rapid access to working capital underpinned by credit insurance protection. Upstream, an innovative finance company, which has been supporting SMEs and larger companies for nine years has launched the new collaboration with leading Credit Insurance broker, Willis Towers Watson. Upstream Founder and Managing… Read more »

Upstream launches new Recovery Stimulus Fund

A new fund aimed at supporting growth-focused businesses frustrated by a lack of cash liquidity has been launched in Ireland by Upstream. The Upstream Recovery Stimulus Fund will provide much-needed Working Capital to SME and Corporate clients throughout Ireland. Upstream Founder and MD, Judith Totten MBE, says the new initiative has the potential to play… Read more »