In the Press

130% Super-Deduction Capital Allowance

By |2021-03-23T13:43:47+00:00March 23rd, 2021|Categories: In the Press|Tags: |

Following the Government’s Spring Budget announcement last week, we wanted to make you aware of how you can benefit from the new Super-Deduction tax scheme. From 1 April 2021 until 31 March 2023, businesses investing in qualifying assets will benefit from: A super-deduction providing allowances of 130% on most new plant and machinery investments [...]

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.

Do Enough Businesses Realise The Benefits Of Asset Finance?

By |2017-12-11T15:00:21+00:00December 11th, 2017|Categories: In the Press|Tags: , |

Only one in 10 business owners (11%) describe the strength of their companies’ working capital facilities as “very strong”, even though their businesses are performing well, a report has revealed. A survey found that a further 29% claimed it was “quite strong”, nearly half (45%) described it as “average”, while 12% declared it was “weak”. [...]

IBC 2017: A brief overview

By |2020-10-21T13:50:27+00:00September 5th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Broadcast, In the Press, News|Tags: , |

Azule Finance is the leading provider of asset finance and leasing solutions for the broadcast and media industries in the UK and across Europe. IBC is the premier annual event for professionals engaged in the creation, management and delivery of entertainment and news content worldwide. It is important for Azule to be there and meet our [...]


By |2017-07-17T12:15:34+00:00September 28th, 2016|Categories: Broadcast, In the Press, News, Photography, Technology|Tags: , , , |

Ikegami has a new spring in its step, and were showing off their 8K studio camera which has been involved with many of the tests NHK were showing in the Future Zone at IBC, but more likely to find some immediate traction is the 4K UHK-430 studio camera. Ikegami has taken the unusual step [...]


By |2017-07-17T12:15:34+00:00September 16th, 2016|Categories: Broadcast, In the Press, News, Photography, Technology|Tags: , , , |

IBC 2016 for me was a pretty extraordinary show. The rate of change in so many aspects of our industry is mind-boggling. Technology changes are inevitable and relentless, driven by manufacturers desire to find the next big thing. It was definitely an IBC to be in “receive” mode with so much going on. Starting with [...]

IBC 2016 – what to look out for

By |2017-07-17T12:15:34+00:00September 6th, 2016|Categories: Broadcast, In the Press, News, Photography, Technology|Tags: , , , |

With IBC 2016 less than a week away, I’m interested to learn what technical progressions are being made, particularly in OB IP infrastructure. There is still an understandable nervousness among tier 1 OB providers to venture too far in to remote production. The wrath of a rights-holder whose live showpiece event gets taken off [...]

Summer & Broadcast…

By |2017-07-17T12:15:34+00:00July 1st, 2016|Categories: Broadcast, In the Press, News, Photography, Technology|Tags: , , , |

Facebook told me that summer had started recently, which was helpful as I wrestled with my umbrella. The usual summer slowdown has not taken affect yet though, and people seem, on the whole, pretty busy. Our key markets, Soho Post Production, AV lighting, big sound systems for large events and sports production kit suppliers [...]