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  • Autins poised for growth after aim listing and HSBC support

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    By: Amisha Mistry

    Autins Group Plc, a leading UK designer, manufacturer and supplier of acoustic and thermal insulation solutions for the automotive sector, including Bentley and Jaguar Land Rover, is set for growth after successful AIM listing and securing a £10.5 million HSBC finance package. HSBC’s financial support comprises £4.5m in asset finance and £6m in invoice discounting […]

  • Innovate UK Competition Call: Manufacturing & Materials Round 2

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    By: Amisha Mistry

    The aim of this competition is to stimulate and broaden innovation in manufacturing and materials. Innovate UK will fund a range of projects that identify technical or commercial challenges. These aim to lead to increased productivity, competitiveness and growth for UK businesses, especially small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). A project may focus on technical feasibility, […]

  • Drive Midlands promotes region’s post Brexit strength at global showcase

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    By: Amisha Mistry

    The Midlands’ thriving automotive industry remains open for business post-Brexit, delivering a cluster of global automotive research, engineering and manufacturing excellence. That is the call from Midlands Engine automotive inward investment supply chain programme Drive Midlands, as the region prepares to host one of the world’s biggest automotive engineering expos, the Advanced Engineering show at […]