As the ever increase in competition and the scrupulous mechanism of every organization, every company needs regular amount of flow regarding capital and cash that ensures all the mechanism and related details are running smoothly or not. In any type of business, competitor always looks forwards to get a chance to become the leader in that race. That’s why it becomes very important to make sure about the adequate cash and capital ready when ever there is a need to use them.
Capitals may be required for many reasons like buying commercials vehicles, machinery, used and new equipments and some other important things. It’s not possible for any business owner to extract money every time from the company’s account as it directly affects your working capital. That’s the main reason why asset finance comes into role. Asset finance is very useful as it helps in raising the amount of money for buying the assets and the money can be returned back to the finance company through several installments over a contracted period of time.
Hire purchases, lease purchases, finance leases and operating leases comes under asset finance and they are very common and used by most of the business owner to run their capital amount smoothly. Asset purchase is the most common form of this. Hire purchase is very useful as it permits the owner for preparing a contract than deposit the contracted percentage of money and then the monthly hire fee for using the equipment. Once the amount has been repaid by you than there is an option for you whether you choose the equipment or return back it to lender. Lease purchase is almost similar to hire purchase but with a slight difference that you can pay money in several installments rather than paying the upfront percentage that is available in the hire purchase.
Another category of asset finance is financial lease, in this the finance company is the owner of the asset. You can take the asset form the finance company on rent for a particular period of time. In this you don’t have the rights to sell your asset as you are not the owner of the asset, in other word means you can’t sell your asset without the prior permission of the company as you are not the owner of the asset. In all Asset Finance plays a very imperative role and it is totally independent of the size of the company.