Channel Capital Advisors LLP (“Channel”) is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.
From our offices in London and together with our Dutch entities Togather Finance B.V. and Cloud 9 Group B.V., we focus on providing working capital financing solutions to corporates in the UK, Netherlands, Belgium and Germany and elsewhere including invoice factoring, supply chain finance and inventory finance with annual turnover of financing at approximately $2.5 billion.
Owned and operated by management, Channel was set up in 2006 by a group of experienced credit risk management professionals.
Channel and Togather Finance B.V. rely on technology to perform these activities efficiently following our acquisition of Cloud 9 Group in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
2006: Incorporation of Channel Capital Advisors LLP
2007: Launch of Channel Capital plc to originate conservative corporate credit portfolios backed by a panel of European and Canadian institutional investors
2007: Channel Capital plc completes its first portfolio credit transaction across over 100 corporate credit obligors for over $1 billion
2009: Channel Capital plc portfolio reaches nearly USD 12 billion
2013: Channel Capital plc sold to a large US fund manager
2014: Launch of Channel Finance S.A. to provide finance for short term, self-liquidating portfolios of trade instruments with global institutional investors and financial institutions
2014: Channel secures European high yield advisory mandate for its investing partners
2015: Initial trade financing provided in Channel Finance S.A.
2016: High yield advisory mandate is upsized
2016: Channel enters into a partnership with Standard Chartered Bank to transfer existing clients to our financing platform
2016/17: A series of financings linked to the highest quality mid-stream diamond market players is completed and also upsized, on an un-rated and rated basis
2017: Channel is currently in the process of executing multiple trade receivables and inventory financing mandates, with further clients in the pipeline.
2017: Channel successfully launches a SME factoring platform in the Netherlands with its partner, Cloud 9 Group
2017: High yield advisory mandate is upsized to Euro 650 million across 80 European obligors
2017: Channel closes a combined rated receivables and inventory securitisation programme
2018: Upsize of Togather Finance SME platform
2018: Upsizing of an existing trade receivables facility
2018: Initial supply chain financing for a UK listed company
2018: Upsize of supply chain financing
Inventory and trade receivables facility refinanced through US Rule 144a note issuance
2018: Togather SME trade receivables financing platform expands into Germany and United Kingdom