voted Bridger of the Year 2008

  • Independent poll of over 700 brokers, IFAs and bridging customers puts at top of the industry
  • Achieved almost 1/3 of votes, the leading UK provider of bridging finance solutions, has been voted Bridger of the Year 2008 in an independent poll of over 700 brokers, IFAs and bridging customers. achieved the top spot ahead of other bridgers including Link Lending, Cheval and Affirmative, and took almost one third of the total votes.

Following a number of white label agreements with packagers such as Exclusive Connections, has been recognised for its strength and stability through an unsettled year. In July of this year, the short-term finance provider announced an extension to its lines of credit from some of the UK's leading banks and financial institutions – at a time when many banks and building societies were unable to commit to further lending to either companies or individuals.

"2008 has been a particularly difficult year for the whole industry," commented Ryneveld van der Horst, Finance Director at "Despite current conditions, hundreds of the people we work alongside took the time to vote for who they consider to be the number one bridger, and for that reason we are extremely happy to receive this award. We're great believers in stability and transparency and although conditions remain tough right now there is long-term potential in the bridging finance industry and we have experience on our side to get us through it."

About is dedicated to providing quick and easy access to a broad range of resources to give clear and concise information on short-term bridging finance. Its online application process adds to these resources to make life simple for borrowers looking to secure a property. is an established, independent principal lender providing a competitive and flexible bridging loans service for residential and commercial borrowers. It has a proven track record of providing short-term loan solutions to clients for over 25 years and has an experienced team of mortgage underwriters well placed to provide a tailored solution to each and every case.

Additional information is available at

Duncan Burford
IBA - PR for
Tel: 01780 721 433

Ryneveld van der Horst
Tel:0117 9702703

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