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The Cine Eye – Interview with Gavin Scott, Managing Director at Azule Finance

By |2018-10-17T14:07:00+00:00October 17th, 2018|Categories: AV, Blog, Broadcast, Hot Deal, In the Press, Lighting, News, Photography, Sound, Technology, Video Blog|

Check out a recent interview where Gavin Scott, Managing Director of Azule, sits down with Iain Hazlewood of The Cine Eye, to talk about the unique nature of Azule's business and why an inherent understanding of the Broadcast industry is paramount to their success.

PCF Group PLC To Acquire Azule Finance

By |2018-10-08T10:48:47+00:00October 8th, 2018|Categories: AV, Blog, Broadcast, Lighting, Photography, Sound, Technology|Tags: , |

8th October 2018 Subject to regulatory approval by the FCA, which is expected shortly, PCF Bank will acquire 100% of the share capital of Azule Finance. In a deal that was announced to the market this morning, Azule Limited are pleased to confirm that they will become a 100% owned subsidiary of PCF Bank [...]

IBC 2018 review with Azule CEO, Peter Savage

By |2018-10-06T14:27:05+00:00October 5th, 2018|Categories: AV, Blog, Broadcast, Lighting, Photography, Sound, Technology|Tags: , |

IBC. The superstar of media and technology trade shows. With a wealth of new technology on display and year on year growth in visitors, it’s easy to think its popularity is everlasting, but with the rise of more sophisticated and intimate shows, can we still call it number one? I sat down with my [...]

Plasa review with James Hudaly

By |2018-10-02T15:08:29+00:00October 2nd, 2018|Categories: Blog, Lighting, Sound|

It was clear walking through the entrance to Plasa 2018 that it was set to be its most exciting show since it’s move to London Olympia 3 years ago. Murmurs of hotly anticipated equipment reverberated through the crowd, several eager enthusiasts walking a step faster, desperate to be the first to get to some [...]

IBC IN A POST-BREXIT WORLD

By |2018-08-29T22:04:01+00:00September 10th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

Peter Savage settles into his seat on a flight to IBC in Amsterdam, closes his eyes and dreams of a post-Brexit world Cast your mind forward and we are not in 2018 but next year and, yes, it’s you and me walking to the departure lounge to catch the plane to IBC just as [...]

OPTING IN OR OPTING OUT

By |2018-06-11T13:29:13+00:00June 11th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

Peter Savage, CEO of Azule, explains whether you should opt in or opt out of the current red tape nightmare facing businesses large and small. No, this isn’t another Brexit referendum but I doubt whether any of you reading this are not affected, in some way, by the new European General Data Protection Regulation, commonly [...]

WK 18 – Deals Of The Week

By |2018-05-03T10:07:48+00:00May 3rd, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

PR photography company needed £3.5k of finance to fund upcoming projects. Their camera of choice was a Leica Q, a compact camera with the fast prime lens. As an existing customer, they knew they could rely on Azule to get it done. #AffordingCreativity Health conscious restaurant financed £8k over 24 months with Azule. Having 29 items [...]

WK 17 – Deals Of The Week

By |2018-04-27T11:51:59+00:00April 27th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Large scale lighting company covering UK wide events needed £40k for some new @Robelighting #Megapointes over 3 years. With upcoming summer festivals to facilitate, Azule swiftly provided them the finance they needed! #MakingItHappen Leading film studio company were launching an office revamp and expanding their team with new hires. As a previous customer, they came [...]

WK 15 – Deals Of The Week

By |2018-04-12T09:16:06+00:00April 12th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Specialist camera hire and crewing facility company approached Azule for £42k of finance for a Moviebird Crane previously used in a major action film. A £100k+ deal done in just a matter of a few days. #MakingItHappen Popular London based live music and club night venue finances 57 different items on one invoice totalling over [...]

WK 13 – Deals Of The Week

By |2018-03-29T12:58:50+00:00March 29th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

16 years in the business, award winning video production agency finances £19k over 24 months for their latest purchases - cameras, lenses and accessories totalling to 30 items on the invoice! Another seamless finance deal completed through Azule. #MakingItHappen Aerial cinematography for film, TV and digital industries company financed £10k of Canon EF Primes bundle [...]