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Meet the Team Jamie Russell

Meet the Team Jamie Russell

Jamie Russell: Commercial DirectorJamie has been promoted to Commercial Director and will now have overall responsibility for the performance of the sales team, including product development, training, recruitment and strategy Jamie has worked in bridging finance now...

Meet the Team David Foster

Meet the Team David Foster

David Foster: Head of CreditDavid Foster has been promoted to Head of Credit with overall responsibility for credit strategy and recoveries.  David will also continue to run certain key loan transactions for his key introducers.I will now have overall responsibility...

The benefits of local business

The benefits of local business

Local Business: The Benefits and Why It’s Important to Us At Ortus Secured Finance, we pride ourselves on being guided by five principles: integrity, innovation, expertise, reliability, and being local to our clients.  The final principle - being local to our clients...

Hotels and the Fightback from Covid-19

Hotels and the Fightback from Covid-19

Covid might be off the front pages but for many businesses, the effects are still being felt and this is particularly true of the hospitality sector.  Read our case study on how we've supported UK hotels to get back on their feet in a post-Covid world. Data from HM...

Bridging Loan Directory Interview Jon Salisbury, Ortus MD

Bridging Loan Directory Interview Jon Salisbury, Ortus MD

2021 was the year that Ortus Secured Finance stepped on the gas in the residential property market. More innovation and expertise will be needed in 2022 to help the UK economy power back from the Covid pandemic. Bridging lenders will have to get creative in 2022 if...

Ortus reports 300% surge in residential bridging enquiries

Ortus reports 300% surge in residential bridging enquiries

Ortus Secured Finance has received a rush of residential bridging loan enquiries during August. The specialist lender — which continued to lend throughout the Covid-19 pandemic — revealed that enquiries for residential bridging loans in August were up 25% on July, and...

‘Our core value is reliably supporting brokers. Always’

Residential and commercial bridging lender Ortus Secured Finance has joined the Bridging Loan Directory to highlight its regional and national strengths to brokers. The principal lender, set up in 2013 and with offices throughout the UK in London, Belfast,...

Ortus Secured Finance opens office in Glasgow after expanding team

Ortus Secured Finance has taken an office at 100 West George Street, Glasgow, as it looks to increase its business in Scotland. The news comes as the specialist lender promotes Colin Anderson – who has been with Ortus for almost two years — to the director and will be...

Ortus completes commercial bridging loan using pre Covid-19 valuation

The deal — which was introduced by Eric Savill, executive consultant at BTG Advisory — was secured over a commercial site in East Anglia to fund a restructuring exercise and the modernisation of some of the buildings. The property comprised a tannery that had been in...