NCF had a record year ending 31st August 16. We completed over £100m of funding for both PL & EFL football clubs. This was secured on either transfer or broadcasting monies receivables.We currently have over £70m pipeline deals including deals for European Clubs.
In the Football market we have put together some funding structures with a small panel of Banks and Fund Management Firms.(FMF)
We offer finance for the transfer fees of Premiership, Championship and top European clubs as well as discounting future Broadcasting monies. We have completed a considerable number of deals in our nearly 17 years existence. We are also able to source finance secured on season ticket receivables and catering contacts, sponsorship contracts and stadium naming rights.
- Leading clubs in Italy, Germany, France, Spain, Portugal, Holland and Argentina have exclusively mandated us. We have also sourced asset finance facilities for some of our football club clients.
- We completed the very first financing transaction for a Premiership club which is Sharia law compliant. This deal will form a template for future robustly structured transactions in the UK and Europe.
- We are increasingly being asked by our client football Clubs to raise finance for new Stadiums, stadium upgrades and stadium refinancing. We are currently completing a stadium buy back for one of our Championship clients.
- We have sourced a multi million £, multi year Stadium naming rights deal for a Championship Club. We are currently completing another Stadium Naming Rights transaction where we are raising finance for our client club against future income.
- We have completed several deals with Premiership Rugby Clubs and have just completed a funding package for a leading Welsh rugby club.
- In 2015 we completed over £70m of finance for our clients.