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Record number of SMEs set to close in the year ahead

Conister is ready to support financially sound businesses through this pandemic.

MFG - Manx Financial Group PLC

Manx Financial Group PLC announces first dividend in 15 years

The Board of MFG is pleased to announce that it has approved the introduction of a Dividend Scheme.

Douglas Grant

Government-backed loan scheme for SMEs

Douglas Grant, Director of Conister, provides comments on the new Government-backed loan scheme for SMEs.

celebrating 85 years

Conister Bank is at the heart of Isle of Man community

Conister’s parent company, Conister Bank, is celebrating 85 years in business.

SMEs need more breathing space, but fear of accumulated debt remains

Quantitative easing and extended government support are vital for SMEs’ survival, but repaying their debt remains a challenge

UK government green plan

The government’s plan shows that it is serious about a transition to a new economy.

Bank of england quantitative easing measures welcomed by SMEs

Reaction to Bank of England quantative easing measures and injection of an extra £150bn into the economy.

Douglas Grant

Government-backed lending increase

Government approved appointments to provide Government-backed funding to SMEs both in the Isle of Man and the UK