Northridge proudly support the SAF (Specialist Automotive Finance) accreditation programme introduced by the Finance and Leasing Association to help raise the standard of car finance information provided in showrooms for the benefit of car buyers. As a SAF Approved business, all Northridge team members attain SAF Expert certificate annually, boosting knowledge and professionalism in motor […]
Our first spotlight is on James Dempster, Northridge Head of Sales Having spent his entire working life in the motor industry, being adaptable and customer-focused are second nature for James. His sector knowledge and track record of building rewarding relationships are key assets in times of change. Since joining […]
Northridge Finance are once again delighted to be sponsoring this annual search for outstanding talent in the motor retailing industry. This search looks for individuals who have great business acumen and are seen as an inspiration to their peers. They will be hard-working, forward-thinking and ambitious, with the potential to make a real impact on the […]
Wishing all our customers a Merry Christmas and a peaceful, happy & healthy New Year. For our office opening hours please click the links below: Northridge Customer Support Departments Northridge Intermediary Support Departments
Northridge Finance has scooped another win at the recent Car Finance Awards 2019. The Awards were held in Nottingham on Thursday 20 June, and Northridge was awarded the Best Independent Lender (Bank Owned). This category is seen very much as the Blue Ribbon award, and Northridge came ahead of all the main players (Lloyds Black […]
Northridge sponsored Stephen Potter makes a strong start in the 2019 Irish Touring Car Championship, taking the flag comfortably at Kirkistown. Well done to Stephen – 1st place wins in both races in Class A! Full race report can be found here
Marshall Leasing beat off some big names in the industry last week as it was named ‘Leasing Company of the Year – up to 20,000 vehicles’ at the 2018 Fleet News Awards. Great news and congratulations to the team at Huntingdon. Leasing Company of the Year – up to 20,000 vehicles Winner: Marshall […]
Congratulations to Peter Cakebread, Managing Director of Marshall Leasing (part of Northridge Finance) on his induction to the International Auto Finance Network Hall of Fame. Designed to recognise the exceptional contribution of industry leaders in fleet finance, retail motor finance and technology, Peter is one of three inductees this year. Induction into the Hall of Fame […]
Bank of Ireland UK confirmed today, the completion of its acquisition of Marshall Leasing Ltd which will become part of Northridge Finance. Recently named Fleet Leasing Company of the Year 2017 by the Association of Car Fleet Operators, Marshall Leasing Ltd provides a range of contract hire fleet services including fleet management, risk management, contract […]
Northridge Finance is aware of a recently publicised customer data incident involving Equifax. We are working with the relevant authorities to ensure we provide appropriate security advice and protect any customers who may be at risk. Equifax has issued the following public statement detailing remediation activity for impacted customers. The full statement may be read […]
Thursday 8th June 2017 became another award winning night for Northridge Finance at the Credit Strategy Car Finance Awards held at The Nottingham Belfry Hotel. Recognising innovators, leaders and top performers in today’s Motor Finance industry, Northridge came out top as Best Independent Lender (bank-owned). The judges placed the company ahead of its major competitors […]
Good luck to Co. Down Feile na NGael winners Ballygalget who head to Rathnure, Wexford to compete in the Division 2 national competition this weekend. A 3 day event with a busy schedule and multiple qualifying matches on Friday and Saturday will hopefully see the Down representatives in Sundays final. This is the 3rd time […]
The winners of the 3rd annual Motor Trader Rising Stars were honoured recently at a special champagne breakfast held in London. Sponsored by Northridge Finance, this national search started at the beginning of the year when Motor Trader invited managers to nominate employees; those who they felt had the potential to become the next generation […]
Next month’s awards ceremony for the Motor Trader Rising Stars 2017 is fast approaching, and following long deliberations by the judges, six finalists have been chosen. Congratulations to: Kasim Ahmed, Luscombe Motors Sam Clark, Graypaul Birmingham Ben Dewar, Redgate Lodge Siobhan McKenzie, Trustford Dagenham Lauren Shawe, Mercedes-Benz, Sytner Group Jen White, TW White & Sons […]
Did you know car tax is changing? April 1st, 2017 sees the Government introduce new rules to car tax payments on new privately owned cars. Lower emission cars, those with under 100g/km co2 emissions, are currently exempt from tax but the new changes will mean a payment of between £10 and £120 (dependent on the […]
Here are our opening hours over this Christmas and New Year period. Customer Departments Christmas Hours Motor & Broker Departments Christmas Hours
Motor Trader recently hosted it’s inaugural Quality Awards; offering industry-wide recognition for companies supplying the most innovative dealer products. Open to firms providing specialist services to car retailers, Northridge Finance were delighted to be crowned Finance Provider of the Year 2016 This is recognition of our partnership approach and unique “Joint Venture” product. Click […]
The annual national search for the new generation of leaders in the car retailing sector has been launched! Motor Trader, supported by Northridge Finance, has launched the 2017 Rising Stars campaign with entries open to anyone who has joined the sector in the last 5 years. Read more here
Once again Northridge Finance were delighted to support the Scottish Motor Trade Association Ltd at their annual dinner held in Glasgow. A great night with contributions from Sandy Burgess, Colin McGeoch and guest speaker Mark Beaumont.
Well done to Ballygalget Under 14 Camogie Team who recently won the Down Feile competition, which qualified them to participate in the National Feile. Travelling to Tipperary earlier this month to represent their club and County, the Northridge sponsored team made the quarter finals of the Division 2 Cup where they were defeated by the […]
This month Northridge Finance was delighted to be invited to be part of Mrs Madeline Bell’s Lady Captains Day at Kirkistown Castle Golf Club in Cloughy, Co. Down. Barnardo’s was the Lady Captains nominated charity.
Motor Trader have announced the winners of this year’s Motor Trader Rising Stars at a special event held at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London. Sponsored by Northridge Finance, this national search looks for the next generation of industry leaders and this year 5 individuals have been recognised. Delighted by the high quality of entrants, Alan Carson, Sales […]
Northridge Finance is delighted to once again partner with Motor Trader in the search for 2016’s brightest young talent in the car retailing sector. The Northridge Finance and Motor Trader initiative is a national search for the next generation who are raising professionalism in the industry and may be the future leaders. Full details can be […]
Bank of Ireland Group has launched its second Responsible Business Report. A comprehensive picture of what happened across the Group in 2015 from the perspective of the bank’s key stakeholders: customers, communities, colleagues and the environment. Check out the full report here.
Northridge were delighted to be a main exhibitor at the AM Finance & Insurance Compliance Conference held at the National Motorcycle Museum in Solihill. Running a very successful survey with huge uptake among guests gave great feedback on what is important from a finance house. The survey included a draw for an Apple Watch […]
NIIB is delighted to sponsor the Northern Ireland Car of the Year 2016 Awards, organised by the Ulster Motoring Writers Association. “For many years NIIB have aimed to provide the best service and support available to Retail Customers, Business Users, Fleet Users and Motor Trade. Sponsoring these awards demonstrate our continued commitment to the local Northern Ireland […]
On Saturday 12th September 2015, 21 daring staff members headed to the top of The Europa Hotel, Belfast (the tallest hotel in Belfast!) for what is becoming our Annual Charity Abseil. Congratulations to everyone who took part. All sponsorship money raised will go to this year’s charity: Benvardin Animal Rescue Kennels
Supporting our dealer partners on the forecourt…..
Northridge has won ‘Best Finance Product’ for our Joint Venture product at the inaugural Motor Finance Europe Awards, held on 23 April in Munich, Germany. Read the full press release here
NIIB Group Ltd raised over £6.8k for Northern Ireland based charity Tiny Life in 2014 through a number of fund raising events. This included a Zip Line, Cake Sale, Quiz night, 20 employee relay teams in Belfast City Marathon and two full marathon runners in the Dublin Marathon. The involvement and engagement from staff has […]
Northern Ireland dealer, Greg Mitchell Motors sporting the NIIB logo with the help of Ireland and Ulster Rugby star Rory Best.
Northridge Finance are delighted to sponsor the Motor Trader Rising Stars 2015 initiative. This is a national search for those who have great business acumen and are already regarded as outstanding talents and the next generation of industry leaders. Good luck to all those nominated.
The Tour de JCT600 departed on 20th August 2014 with 28 intrepid colleagues planning to cycle past all of JCT600’s 47 dealerships across Yorkshire, the North East, the Humber, Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire. 600 miles in 5 days with all donations raising money for the Association of Young People with ME (AYME).
Are you flying the NIIB or Northridge Flag at your Dealership? Send your dealership photographs to your Territory Manager.
Our first charity event of the year with 4 relay teams, each with 5 members of staff, to take part on the annual May Day event. Stagger, walk, jog, run but 26 miles will be covered by each team. All proceeds going to Tiny Life! If you wish to donate to NIIB/Northridge’s Tiny […]
For 2014 NIIB/Northridge have chosen Tiny Life as their designated Charity. Tiny Life is Northern Ireland’s premature and vulnerable baby charity dedicated to reducing premature birth, illness, disability and death in babies. Tiny Life provides families with emotional and practical support and funds vital research. The charity relies heavily on the generosity of the general […]