We know that connecting with your peers, exhibitors and sponsors gives you the opportunity to consider services and solutions that can help your organisation deliver its mission and social purpose.

At the conference, we've left plenty of time in the schedule to give you the opportunity to browse the exhibition, catch-up with leading suppliers, view product demonstrations, download additional content and more.

Feel free to pop by the exhibition when it suits you or if you prefer to plan your day, contact the supplier directly below and organise a time to meet.

Exhibitors

2Tix

2tix.ltd are specialist treasury management and business planning experts. We are an FCA regulated Corporate Finance consultancy who provide independent advice and support to housing providers, charities and local authorities. We help organisations that want to borrow, supporting them throughout the process and provide a full treasury risk management and training service.

Stand 234

3C

3C is the largest independent specialist provider of ICT consultancy in the UK social housing sector. The business focusses on supporting registered providers to manage technology and data to provide insight, safeguard operations and ensure excellent services to customers.
3C has the right blend of skills, knowledge and experience to advise, support and guide customers to become ever more effective. Our extensive knowledge of the use of technology and the management of data is drawn from both within the social housing sector and beyond; along with our skills in system integration and the creation of seamless, customer focused operational processes.

Stand 305

Aareon UK

With a sole focus on social housing, Aareon provides leading Housing Management Software and Digital Solutions to the UK Housing sector. We are proud to be the leading partner and driver of digital transformation to the property sector, and our ethos is to make tenants lives better by placing them at the heart of everything we do. We are committed to helping our customers focus on delivering the most valuable interventions, delivering the best of technology to drive the right outcomes and create value for social housing providers to meet their strategic plans and ambitions.

Stand 817

Aberdeen Standard Investments

At Aberdeen Standard Investments our expertise in managing liquidity assets allows us to offer bespoke solutions which can be tailored to meet your particular liquidity and yield objectives, whether they be capital preservation, daily dealing liquidity or enhanced yield.

Our range of liquidity solutions seek not only to preserve the value of capital but also to provide investors with a return in excess of traditional bank deposits. Many institutional investors find this type of solution particularly attractive as it allows them to efficiently manage their working capital.

Stand 217

Abovo-Consult

Abovo Consult is an independent consultancy, specialising in local authority and housing association finance and strategy. Our services include:
- a full suite of in-house developed and managed Excel-based BP tools;
- business planning and related financial advice;
- support and training for HousingBrixx software;
- development and regeneration appraisal;
- merger and acquisition due diligence;
- strategic options appraisal and stock rationalisation.

Knowledge-sharing, approachability, flexibility and user-friendly reporting go hand-in-hand with an absolute commitment to quality and customer-oriented solutions. We provide ongoing business planning services to over 60 of the largest 200 HAs and now 10 LAs, including long-term assignments.

Stand 319

AccessPay

Leaders in connecting businesses with banks anywhere and anytime. Enabling payments automation, reconciliation, cash management and treasury reporting. AccessPay's suite of solutions make the payments, cash management and financial messaging process smarter, simpler and more secure.

Stand 809

allpay

allpay is the market leader of payment services within the UK public and social housing sector.
Delivering innovative and value-added service to more than 50% of UK local authorities and 90% of the UK's top 200 housing associations.
Established in 1994, we were built on the foundations of providing bill payment services - primarily to the public sector – and this year we will handle £8.5 billion serving over 4.5 million end customers.

Stand 205

Anthony Collins

Anthony Collins Solicitors (ACS) has grown to be one of the top UK firms supporting registered providers (RPs). We have one of the largest social housing teams in the country and are ranked Band 1 in Chambers and Partners and Tier 1 in Legal 500 for social housing. Acting for over 120 housing associations, ranging from many of the top 20 RPs to smaller local associations including co-operatives and community benefit societies, we have excellent relationships with sector bodies and continue to service our clients whilst upholding our social purpose, to improve lives, communities and society.

Stand 510

Ara Venn

ARA Venn is a specialist investment manager in European private debt with a strong focus on residential real estate, including a consumer residential mortgage lending business, the UK Government-backed Private Rented Sector and Affordable Homes lending schemes, and a range of real estate debt funds.

Stand 228

Ark Consultancy

ARK is a specialist consultancy dedicated to helping organisations get the most out of their business.
We deliver effective, tangible results through a wide range of services including asset management, development and regeneration, governance, skills enhancement and SROI.
We provide interim resources, research, housing management, procurement, finance and IT support.

Stand 305

Arlingclose

Arlingclose raises loans for housing associations from its local authority clients. Each loan is tailored to the borrower’s needs: fixed or variable rates; RCF or term loan; secured or unsecured; and is supported by standard terms. We liaise with both borrowers and investors throughout to ensure a smooth transaction and maintain this relationship through the term to ensure on-going communication, vital to any successful funding arrangement. We are happy to discuss your requirements on stand 811.

Stand 811

Barclays Bank

With over 325 years of history and expertise in banking, Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for customers and clients worldwide.
Barclays has supported the Social Housing sector for over 20 years. Our total commitments to the sector exceed £12bn and we continue to lead the market in providing new finance and efficient and user friendly clearing banking services.
Having been actively involved in social housing banking for so many years, we understand this sector’s challenges, opportunities and methods of working
As well as a dedicated Relationship Director clients also have access to a variety of products and solutions.

Stand 705

Beever and Struthers

Beever and Struthers is a leading provider of financial consultancy and audit services on a national basis. Our services include statutory audit, risk, audit and assurance, training, business plan validation and stress-testing, taxation compliance and advice, due diligence, service charge reporting and group structure advice.

Stand 400

Biscon Planning - Business Continuity

Biscon Planning is a full lifecycle Risk and Business Continuity consultancy and wholly provides services within this field to over 100 social housing providers across the UK.
Biscon provides consultancy and advice on all aspects of risk and the business continuity lifecycle, from starting plans from scratch, to reviewing, updating and exercising existing operations. Biscon specialises in delivering a Business Continuity Management System for a client following an in-depth, investigative and productive business impact assessment.
Biscon also provides many consultative services in enterprise risk management and contingency in the supply chain.

Stand 709

Boston Hale

Boston Hale is a recruitment partner to housing associations, specialising in placing mid-senior level permanent, interim and contract Accounting & Finance professionals.

Our teams are well connected, with sector specific networks of high calibre talent - from CFO and Directors of Finance to part-qualified Accountants.

We work with some of the largest organisations in the sector to build out their finance teams with professionals who can make an instant impact.

We act in partnership with our customers, applying an intelligent approach to solving problems and adding value throughout the recruitment process for all parties.

Stand 708

CAF Bank

CAF Bank exists to help organisations with a social purpose do more for the communities they support. We provide banking and lending services designed for UK-based housing associations and charities. If you are planning a new development, to renovate existing stock or refinance your existing borrowing, come and talk to us.

Stand 500

Capsticks

Capsticks is a law firm providing specialist advice to housing and public sector organisations. Our nationwide practice represents more than 200 registered providers and is renowned for its work in regeneration, sales, loans and capital market transactions, securitisation, funding arrangements, procurement, planning, as well as housing management and leasehold projects

Stand 221.

Centrus

Centrus is one of the leading finance advisors in the UK and Ireland. We specialise in corporate finance, analytics and investment management. Our clients own, manage and develop multiple real estate assets across the regulated and non-regulated sectors. Our team has many years of experience in banking, derivatives, debt capital markets, equity and financing strategies and we have advised on financial strategy, capital raising and the execution of derivatives transactions. We also provide treasury reporting and sophisticated technology solutions from Centrus Analytics to a full spectrum of Housing Associations. We believe in creating value through independent, purposeful advice.

Stand 612

CFMS

CFMS provide corporate performance management solutions for Financial & Operational Planning and Reporting. We tend to work with organisations that use spreadsheets and require solutions that are more analysable, maintainable and robust. We have a strong presence within Social Housing delivering Budgeting, Forecasting. Management Accounts, Service Charge Allocations.

Stand 732

Chatham Financial

Chatham Financial is the largest independent financial risk management advisory and technology firm. A leader in debt and derivative solutions, Chatham provides clients with access to in-depth knowledge, innovative tools, and an incomparable team of nearly 700 employees to help mitigate risks associated with interest rate, foreign currency, and commodity exposures. Founded in 1991, Chatham serves more than 3,000 companies across a wide range of industries — handling over $700 billion in transaction volume annually and helping businesses maximize their value in the capital markets, every day. To learn more, visit chathamfinancial.com.

Stand 919

Clarke Willmott

Clarke Willmott is a leading law firm that takes pride in being different. Our strong reputation is built on genuine client relationships and our exceptional people. Our national team of specialist social housing solicitors is one of the largest in the UK, acting for over 100 housing associations across England and Wales and is on most major frameworks including HALA, CHIC, SEC and ASW. We offer pragmatic, commercially-minded advice on a comprehensive range of legal matters that clients can understand and trust. Our housing finance team advises on funding agreements, including private placements/aggregated bonds, and on all property security.

Stand 402

Close Brothers

Close Brothers is a leading UK merchant banking group providing lending, deposit taking, wealth management services and securities trading. A FTSE250 company, we employ over 3,000 people, principally in the UK, and are listed on the London Stock Exchange.

Stand 301

Commercial Initiatives

At this time of uncertainty, any unexpected business disruption could be disastrous. Come what may, good Business Continuity Management will ensure the resilience of your organisation.

The Commercial Initiatives team has experience in a variety of market places, underpinned by almost twenty years of appropriate academic and on-task training. We have brought together subject matter experts in the fields of Incident management, disaster recovery, crisis communications and information security.

Through this team we can ensure your organisation's resilience and, if required, ensure it meets the latest ISO standards and the Business Continuity Institute’s Good Practice Guidelines.

Stand 201

Crowe

Crowe is recognised as the lead provider of audit and tax services to the non-profit sector. Social housing is one of our core sectors within our services to non-profits, and we have over 20 years’ experience of advising housing organisations. We have a dedicated team who specialise in advising the sector, as well as being able to call on the skills of our wider firm. The services we provide to housing providers include not only traditional advice such as external and internal audit, VAT, employment taxes, corporation tax and stamp taxes advice; but also risk management; advice on raising finance; counter-fraud and forensics advice, and consultancy.

Stand 327

Document Logistix

Document Logistix is the 2021 Product of the Year award winner for document and data management. We help Housing Finance teams by implementing digital solutions, including data capture and automated workflows across payments, receipts and procurement, while ensuring GDPR compliance. During the pandemic we helped Housing organisations to accelerate digital transformation plans to accommodate remote and hybrid working. Visit us on stand 211 to discuss with our friendly experts how we can help you to make efficiency savings, ensure compliance and improve staff and customer morale.

Stand 211

DTP

An independent consultancy providing high quality support to housing providers across the UK, our mission is to help businesses improve by offering a different perspective. We provide innovative and refreshing approaches to how organisations are run, and believe this differentiates us and gives us a unique insight into the market.

Stand 838

Energy Specifics

Energy Specifics installs insulation and electric heating upgrade measures under OFGEM’s ECO scheme.

We are able to offer up to 100% funding for qualifying measures and this could help you meet your obligations under MEES. The current funding round lasts until March 2022, so we can help with maintenance and upgrade planning.

We install: Electric storage heaters; External wall insulation; Flat roof insulation; Loft insulation.

We can fund all property types including high-rise blocks, park homes, flats, bungalows etc., and work with Landlords and Local Authorities around England and Wales.

A Trustmark registered business.

Stand 914

First Actuarial LLP

First Actuarial specialises in providing pensions advice to the housing sector.
We are currently advising over 100 housing providers across the UK giving us a unique insight into how the sector is managing retirement provision for its staff. Our specialist team supports employers participating in SHPS, LGPS, DC, Growth Plan and their own schemes. These include housing providers, charities, care providers and contractors.
Our advice is tailored to the individual needs of our clients covering areas such as Pension Strategy, SHPS Valuation, Member Consultation, Risk Mitigation, LGPS Valuations, Cessation Debts, Pension Accounting, SHPS Bulk Transfers and Staff Financial Education.

Stand 621

Fitch Ratings

Fitch Ratings is a leading provider of credit ratings, commentary, and research. Dedicated to providing value beyond the rating through independent and prospective credit opinions, Fitch Ratings offers global perspectives shaped by strong local market experience and credit market expertise.
Fitch Group is a global leader in financial information services with operations in more than 30 countries. Fitch Group is comprised of: Fitch Ratings, Fitch Solutions, Fitch Learning and Sustainable Fitch. With dual headquarters in London and New York, Fitch Group is owned by Hearst.
For additional information, please visit fitchratings.com.

Stand 212

Gallagher

comprehensive, cost-effective insurance policies to claims analysis and risk management, we’ve got it covered.
As a specialist independent broker, we offer housing associations a range of benefits including: Bespoke insurance programmes; robust claims management service; in-depth claims analysis; comprehensive risk management services.
Come and meet our experienced team to discuss your insurance requirements at the NHF Finance Conference on stand 711. We look forward to meeting you!

Stand 711

GB Social Housing plc

GB Social Housing plc is a finance company with the sole purpose of providing long dated, fixed rate loans to the UK registered social housing sector. Loans are funded through issuance of rated and listed Sterling bonds in the capital markets. The GB Social Housing bond programme is rated A- (stable) by Standard & Poors and all bonds are listed on The International Stock Exchange.

Bond proceeds are on-lent to eligible UK social housing associations on a secured basis.

Stand 821

Gibbs Laidler Consulting

At Gibbs Laidler we pride ourselves on being completely independent from insurers and brokers to give our clients unrivalled Tender management, insurance and risk management advice. Our extensive experience is available to assist those responsible for risk and insurance, as well as procurement. With over 22 years as consultants in the ever-changing housing association sector, we provide our clients with the ability to make informed decisions; be it on a tender, a renewal, a development insurance issue or any other risk or insurance matter. It is our unique position of expertise and independence that allows us to offer unbiased services.

Grant Thornton

Alongside changing Government policies and funding, significant market risks are big concerns for the social housing sector. This means housing associations must continue to challenge and stress test their operating models to ensure they are strategically and financially robust. Whether you're an association maintaining large housing stock or a provider providing specialist care, we can help you overcome the challenges and support your sustainability and future. As audit, tax, and advisory experts with deep housing expertise, we understand the issues you face and are committed to helping social housing to continue to improve and deliver.

Stand 915

Hays Specialist Recruitment

Hays Accountancy & Finance is the leading recruitment partner to hundreds of large organisations and SMEs in both the public and private sectors. If the best people aren’t already talking to us, we know how to find them, engage with them and match them better than any other recruiter.

Our network of expert consultants recruits for accountancy and finance professionals across a range of roles including audit, risk and compliance, part-qualified and qualified accountancy, public practice, tax and treasury, accounts payable, bookkeeping, credit management and payroll.

Stand 311

HouseMark

Housemark is the leading data and insight company for the UK housing sector. As a catalyst and change partner, we are here
to give you greater confidence to make evidence-based decisions that make a difference. By gathering on time insight we show
you what is possible, how you could be performing and how you could make it happen. Only with Housemark can you access insight,
analysis and services that makes a difference to your customers, your people, and your business.

Stand 310

Housing Insight

Housing Insight provide software solutions to enable the Housing Sector to transform staff resourcing and customer experience by delivering cost efficient solutions, process improvement and high level engagement.

Stand 916

ICAEW

ICAEW is a world leading professional membership organisation that promotes, develops and supports over 181,500 chartered accountants and students worldwide. We provide qualifications and professional development, share our knowledge, insight and technical expertise, and protect the quality and integrity of the accountancy and finance profession.
As leaders in accountancy, finance and business our members have the knowledge, skills and commitment to maintain the highest professional standards and integrity. Together we contribute to the success of individuals, organisations, communities and economies around the world.

Stand 810

Invu Service

It has been vital for Housing Associations and their finance departments to continue working as normal as possible during the past 2 years. But, the requirement to work from home has made accessing documents and collaborating with colleagues difficult unless the correct systems and processes were in place.

Invu’s Document Management, Accounts Payable and Purchasing solutions have helped many Housing Associations to maintain access to critical information, ensuring business continuity. Integrating with leading housing solutions and with machine learning capabilities, Invu’s solutions helped organisations automate business processes and become future-ready. Visit our stand to see how we can help you.

Stand 830

JLL

JLL has a dedicated team of affordable housing experts, advising the sector on all aspects of valuation and surveying. We work with providers, funders, investors, developers and policy makers to deliver trusted advice and assurance. We work throughout the UK, and across all tenures. Our purpose is to support our clients by identifying and optimising the value of housing assets, making them work harder financially, whilst having a lasting, social impact.

Stand 617

KPMG

KPMG is a leading provider of audit, tax and advisory services to large housing associations, working across areas including corporate finance, business transformation and process improvement. We have a team of over 250 specialists.

Our social housing team is closely linked to colleagues who work with private sector housebuilders, regeneration developers and contractors. We also help central, regional and local government bodies.

This year, KPMG marks 150 years of KPMG in the UK; 150 years of supporting UK businesses and communities.

Stand 701

Link Asset Services

Link Group offers a comprehensive range of housing focused services for registered providers and local authorities. These include advising on funding and treasury management, strategy, finance, and asset finance - all delivered by highly experienced, market leading specialists. We look forward to seeing you at our stand.

Stand 710

Lloyds Bank

Lloyds Bank is committed to helping clients achieve their strategic growth aspirations whilst building a sustainable, lower carbon future. With a regionally based specialist team the Bank offers a range of services and financing across its Commercial, Retail and Insurance businesses to support the provision of new and affordable homes. Dedicated to building strong relationships, Lloyds Bank works closely with their clients to provide informed insight on the Housing sector.

Stand 313

M&G Investments

With over 20 years' and £6.2bn* worth of lending experience, M&G is an acknowledged leader in social housing finance.M&G aims to lead the thinking in the sector. The team is constantly looking ahead to provide lending solutions that meet the demands of social change.
M&G’s Social Housing team suitably boasts a history marked by a series of firsts; including the first to introduce bi-lateral private placements to the sector, the first to provide a private placement in Scotland and the first to offer inflation-linked private placements.
Find out more at https://www.mandg.com/investments/borrowing/en-gb/social-housing
*As at 30 June 2020.

Stand 317

M&G Trustee Company

A fully independent trustee at the top of our game.
Today's borrowing structures have never been more complex, so it's vital for investors to pay close attention to the execution of every transaction and for borrowers to choose the right partner to support them. That's where we come in.
At M&G Trustee Company we are a leading provider in the social housing market, with over £100bn worth of assets secured to us in this space and properties estimated to be in excess of 1.6mn. With almost 100 years of experience behind us, our facility agent services, process agent services, escrow services, bond trustee services, security trustee services, cash management and payment services are all custom-designed to best service the borrowers and protect the long-term interests of private and institutional bond investors.

Stand 215

M3

M3 provides a range of software solutions to help you manage your development, repairs and maintenance programmes more efficiently.
Our range of M3Pamwin products allow a near-live view of your Development Programme, from initial viability assessments, through physical development to sales or handover to management.
Our expert team of consultants are here to help you deliver the best return from your investment to ensure your system is delivering the best performance it can.
See us on Stand 923 or visit m3h.co.uk for more information.

Stand 923

Marsh

Our Housing team has extensive experience of Housing providers of all sizes across the UK. We understand the idiosyncrasies of the sector and provide Insurance solutions specific to each individual organisation.
As well as proving Value for Money, a regular review of your insurances helps to evidence strong governance.

Stand 605

Mazars

At Mazars, we recognise the crucial role that social housing plays within society, and we pride ourselves on being a leading provider of professional services to this sector.
Our specialist housing team understands the challenges that the sector faces, and has extensive experience in providing tailored service offerings that can help providers to achieve their strategic aims.
We work with a diverse portfolio of social housing and care providers, including traditional housing associations, large-scale voluntary transfers, arms-length management organisations and for profit providers. As well as internal and external audit, we offer a wide range of risk advisory, assurance and consultancy services.

Stand 426

MRI Software

MRI Software is a leading provider of web-based solutions and managed services for social housing providers in the UK and Ireland. Through our comprehensive offering, we are committed to transforming tenants lives and experiences. We are the Federation’s preferred housing management supplier, with solutions tailored specifically for smaller housing providers.

Stand 627 & 727

Moody's

Moody’s Public Sector Europe (MPSE) is a first-of-its-kind credit rating agency specialised in servicing Europe’s public sector.

The global comparability of Moody’s ratings help European public service providers expand their financing options and gain greater access to debt capital markets.

An international team of experienced analysts puts MPSE at the forefront of identifying significant credit trends and enables us to regularly publish insightful, in-depth, and independent credit analysis as well as thought leadership.

Moody’s publicly rates and monitors 57 entities in the United Kingdom, including 9 universities, 41 housing associations, 5 local authorities, 1 government-related issuers and 1 not-for-profit.

Stand 813

MUFG Bank Limited

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (MUFG) is one of the world’s leading financial groups. Headquartered in Tokyo and with over 360 years of history, MUFG has a global network with around 2,700 offices in more than 50 markets. The Group has over 180,000 employees, and offers services including commercial banking, trust banking, securities, credit cards, consumer finance, asset management, and leasing.

MUFG aims to be the world’s most trusted financial group through close collaboration among its operating companies, and to respond to all of the financial needs of its clients, serving society, and fostering shared and sustainable growth for a better world.

Stand 413

National Housing Federation

We are the voice of England’s housing associations.

Our housing association members provide homes for around six million people, and are driven by a social purpose: providing good quality housing that people can afford.

We support our members to deliver that social purpose, with ambitious work that leads to positive change.

NatWest

We’ve supported the social housing sector for over 25 years, establishing a large and wide-ranging customer base across the UK. It’s given us a real appreciation of what you do and what you need from your bank.
Our team of relationship managers work with you to understand your specific business needs so we can offer guidance and tailored support to help you achieve your strategic objectives.

To find out more, please come along to stand 517 or contact: Stuart Heslop, UK Head of Housing Finance, NatWest

Stand 517

Newbridge

Newbridge Advisors is an independent advisory firm which specialises in social housing financing and development advisory as two of its core pillars. We are a team of highly experienced and dedicated professionals, ensuring seamless execution for our clients. Key areas of focus with our clients include Treasury Support, Debt Advisory (Bonds, Loans and PPs), Balance Sheet Optimisation, ESG Strategy, Investor Relations, Development Viability and Funding. Representing Newbridge at the conference will be Grant Vaughan (Social Housing Financing), Delia Beddis (Development Advisory & Modelling), Chris Evans and Lee Gibson.

Stand 406

Omniledger

With over 35 year’s experience, OmniLedger has empowered the values and vision of registered providers nationwide, through the support of our Pyramid Housing Management System. Developed in partnership with like-minded social housing professionals, Pyramid delivers a truly integrated system that provides up-to-date critical business intelligence easily and on time. Including core business areas such as Rent accounting, arrears management, repairs and maintenance, financial accounting, supporting people, tenant satisfaction and digital inclusion.
Whether you’re a small local co-op or regional association, OmniLedger’s fast track implementation program will get you live within weeks.

Stand 900

Oxford Data Consultancy

Oxford Data Consultancy is an innovative company with 25 years’ experience in providing GIS consultancy and data capture to the public, social housing and private sectors. GIS(Geographical Information Systems) offers you big savings through working practice efficiencies and real cost savings, for example, by having your grounds maintenance data accurately captured. This alone can save between 10%-15% on your GM contracts.
Another example of where you can save money is Pylon Compensation (If any of your properties are affected by electrical apparatus you may be able to claim compensation), the amounts can be significant, and no financial risk to yourselves!

Stand 611

Page Group

Michael Page, market leaders in housing finance recruitment. We’re part of PageGroup, an established and respected global recruiter.

Whilst we operate across various professional disciplines Michael Page Finance in the UK is arguably our most established business, and is one the largest recruitment suppliers to the housing sector. Our expertise includes the provision of multiple vacancy permanent recruitment campaigns as well as recruiting specialist temporary, interim and contract staff for specific projects. In the UK we have a national network of over forty consultants purely operating within the social housing sector. We pride ourselves on our personal networks and ability to provide sound objective advice to our clients and candidates.

Stand 601

PIB Insurance Brokers

PIB Insurance Brokers specialise in the diverse needs of charities working in the homeless and social welfare sector. Our team of insurance specialists understand the challenges that organisations operating within this sector face, this allow us to deliver robust insurance protection, backed by a professional administrative and claims handling service. As part of the PIB Group we are also able to offer a range of additional services including risk management and employee benefits to complement our existing insurance offering. We are proud to name some large national homeless charities amongst our clients.

Stand 200

Procurement Hub

Procurement Hub, is one of the fastest growing procurement consortia in the UK. Leading the way in creative innovative procurement solutions through a vast range of Dynamic Purchasing Systems as well as more traditional Frameworks. We pride ourselves on the expertise, support, and the simplicity of our solutions. The team of CIPS qualified procurement specialists continually challenge the way procurement is carried out, whilst also championing our Social Value, Environmental, and Charitable commitments. Our vision is procurement made simple.

Stand 210

Phoenix Software

Phoenix Software is the National Housing Federation’s preferred IT supplier with more than 25 years’ experience working with organisations in the housing sector.

Our strategic relationships with housing associations in the UK allow us to fully understand the challenges that the housing sector is facing and enable us to provide the right solutions to resolve these.

We invest significantly in the development of frameworks and partnerships with key technology vendors to support housing organisations with digital transformation and modernisation. Our solutions include cloud, cyber security, hybrid working, technology asset management, and adoption and change management.

Stand 908

Quantum Advisory

Quantum Advisory is an independent financial services consultancy providing pension and employee benefit services. We design, maintain and review pension schemes and related benefits so that they operate effectively.

Our experience allows you to have confidence in your employee benefits package. We can advise on the “best” methods for making pension contributions, including salary exchange, where significant N.I. savings can be enjoyed.

QChoice, our approach to flexible benefits, enables you to create a bespoke benefits package that resonates with your employees. We can also help you to communicate pensions and benefits clearly, so that your employees understand their true value.

Stand 312

Pay 360 by Capita

Social housing payments made simple with Pay360

Pay360 by Capita is a leading provider of payment collection and income management solutions to both the public and private sectors. Used by over 50 housing organisations, our portfolio includes a range of fully modular, secure payment solutions offering customer choice, reduced costs and delivering staff efficiencies.

So however your customers prefer to pay, we’ve got it covered.

Contact us on 0333 313 7160, email pay360digitalsales@capita.com or visit www.pay360.com/social-housing

Stand 505

PIMSS Data Systems

PIMSS Data Systems are the leading independent supplier of asset management software for social housing providers in the UK.

PIMSS Viability is a cloud-based stock assessment tool for analysing housing stock performance, stress testing and options appraisal. It enables RPs to evaluate stock against financial (NPV) and strategic sustainability criteria and then examine the effects of changes to these from an individual property, groups of properties up to whole stock.

PIMSS Consultancy Services support organisations in a range of consultancy and interim services. We have extensive experience in asset management activities including:
data analysis; benchmarking; asset reviews; rationalisation; options appraisal

Stand 807

Reliance Bank

Power to change lives for the better.

Reliance Bank Ltd has proudly supported the social housing sector for many years. Reliance Bank Ltd provide funding to Registered Providers of Affordable Housing and Housing Associations so that they can provide more affordable homes. Reliance Bank Ltd also support Shared Ownership Mortgages.

Helping good people do great things with money.

Reliance Bank Ltd has been at the forefront of social impact banking since 1890, when we were formed by William Booth the founder of The Salvation Army. Reliance Bank are proud of its shareholder The Salvation Army International who help people whose lives have been affected by emergencies, disasters, poverty and social inequality internationally.
If you have a borrowing requirement, contact one of our Relationship Directors at commercial@reliancebankltd.com or call 020 7398 5400.

Stand 438

Robertson Bell

Robertson Bell is an established provider of both interim and permanent finance recruitment to the social housing sector. We have an excellent track record of recruiting housing finance staff at all levels, from no.1 or no.2 to entry-level roles, and everything in between. We are preferred suppliers to the majority of the G15, London’s largest housing associations, as well as being the recruiter of choice to a variety of smaller housing providers around the country, all of whom have complex needs that reflect the incredible diversity within the sector.
Our dedicated Housing specialists have excellent market knowledge gained from building strong relationships with candidates & clients and deliver a consistently outstanding service.

Stand 430

RSM

RSM’s specialist social housing group provide audit, tax and consulting services to over 150 registered providers, putting us amongst the top audit providers in the UK. Over the years we have developed a longstanding sector presence and established strong relationships with the Regulator, NHF, Winmark Affordable Housing, sector publications and press.

Rubixx

Rubixx provides the newest and most modern unified housing and finance platform in the UK today. Running purely online in the UK Azure cloud using database services from Microsoft we are able to offer unrivalled performance, reliability and value.
Developed entirely in the UK (not off shored) working with partner HAs, sector experts and customer we can deliver a revolutionary level of service and innovation to your business.
We specialise in taking Housing Associations with dusty legacy on premise housing and finance systems onto our true cloud, digital and serverless unified housing and finance system.
Our platforms are automatically updated every 8 weeks with new versions packed with features, a public pricing model, an open API integration platform, all modules included and a marketplace packed with bold on partner organisations, we’re something new and different.
Come visit our stand for coffee, demo, price there and then, or whatever chat you want really! The revolution has begun, come be a part of it and start your Rubixx journey today!

Stand 603

S&P Global Ratings

S&P Global Ratings, a division of S&P Global Inc. (NYSE: SPGI), is a leading provider of credit ratings. Our ratings are essential to driving growth, providing transparency and helping educate market participants so they can make decisions with confidence. With more than 1.1 million credit ratings outstanding, approximately 1,400 credit analysts and a presence in 28 countries, we offer a unique combination of global coverage and local insight. We provide our opinions and research about relative credit risk; market participants gain information to help support the growth of transparent, liquid debt markets worldwide. Learn more at www.spglobal.com/ratings

Stand 404

Santander

Santander has supported the housing sector for over 20 years and remains committed to supporting our customers.

Please visit our stand to meet our dedicated sector specialists and find out how we can help your business grow.

Stand 405

Savills

Savills Affordable Housing
Our sector-leading affordable housing team is multi-disciplinary and primarily focuses on working with local authorities and registered social landlords (housing associations), investors and developers active in the social and affordable housing markets.

Our services cover debt advisory, treasury management and business planning through our specialist treasury team, Savills Financial Consultants. Our surveying team focuses on development and regeneration, building consultancy, asset management, procurement and cost consultancy, fire risk consultancy, electrical testing and the writing of stock condition surveys, energy studies and surveys.
Our housing consultancy team advises on governance, IDA preparation, mergers, risk and assurance, strategic joint ventures

Stand 604

SDS

Helping you build affordable homes.
SDS help you maximise the development, sale and management of affordable homes.

Our software is created by social housing experts who have been in your shoes. We want you to have greater control and visibility so you can make informed decisions and be the hero in your organisation.

Stand 511

Sellick Partnership

Established in 2002, Sellick Partnership is a market-leading professional services recruitment specialist providing recruitment solutions to the private, public and not-for-profit sectors.

Our experienced team of consultants operate across seven offices nationwide and have a strong reputation across the UK. We work across a range of disciplines including Finance & Accountancy and Housing & Property Services, providing both employers and jobseekers with a full recruitment service.

Visit us on stand 320 to discuss your current recruitment challenges, career goals and to find out more about our services.
www.sellickpartnership.co.uk

Stand 320

Seymour John Public Services

We are a sector-specialist team of highly experienced recruitment and resource experts, committed to helping organisations find the right solutions to their permanent, interim and consultancy people-resource and recruitment requirements.
We partner with clients to design and deliver precise yet flexible workforce solutions. Whether through a detailed service specification, focused search and selection campaign or project consultancy model, ours is a pin-point service tailored to both a client’s and candidate’s unique requirements.
By taking an integrated approach to people and performance, we help organisations do more with less, supporting them through periods of significant structural change and integration.

Stand 330

The Law Debenture Trust Corporation

Law Debenture is an experienced, flexible and responsive Trustee.

We offer social landlords a comprehensive and expert security trustee service for all their borrowing needs. We challenge ourselves to provide the best possible quality of servicel, whilst seeking to provide a personalised service to meet the individual needs of landlords and lenders alike and provide a more competitive landscape in the market.

Amongst our other services, we also provide Bond Trustee and representative roles for capital market issuances and private placements as well as escrow services.

Stand 912

The Social Housing Pension Scheme

65,000 current employees.
Originally set up in 1977, the Scheme has grown with the expansion of the social housing sector.

As a pension scheme provided by TPT Retirement Solutions, one of the leading workplace pension funds in the UK, SHPS offers employers a one-stop shop with competitive costs and a quality, award winning service.

Employees who commit to a career in the social housing sector may move between employers without having to leave SHPS.

Stand 226

Thistle Insurance Services

The National Housing Federation My Home Contents Insurance Scheme is affordable, flexible and designed to protect your tenants against a whole range of risks.

It’s easy and simple for you as a member:

Peace of mind that your tenants are fully protected
No cost to you as a member
Provision of full marketing support
Full product training and ongoing support
Bespoke scheme options ‘with rent’ or ‘arm’s length’ available

Contact us on 0345 450 7288 or myhome@thistleinsurance.co.uk

Stand 207

TIAA

TIAA is one of the UK’s leading business assurance providers. Established in 1995, we have over 20 years’ experience within the housing sector. Our specialist staff understand the issues faced by housing associations and registered social landlords, including the legislation that they are governed by and the regulatory bodies and agencies they work with.

Our objective is simple: we want to assist each social housing client to become an exemplar provider. To achieve this, we offer internal audit services tailored to your specific needs.
We also specialise in providing counter-fraud, security management, digital forensics and data analytics services. Visit; www.tiaa.co.uk

Stand 501

Triodos Bank

Triodos Bank is a global pioneer in sustainable banking, using the power of finance to support organisations and projects which have social or environmental impact. Headquartered in The Netherlands, we have been active in the UK for 25 years, and in the last 10 years have arranged lending facilities totalling more than £400m in aggregate, to over 40 housing association customers across the UK. With Triodos, you benefit from a long-term relationship with a partner genuinely committed to the housing association sector. Our specialist relationship managers provide one-to-one support and will tailor each facility to suit your needs.

Stand 803

Trowers & Hamlins

We offer clients a unique perspective on doing business in and with the housing sector – a perspective informed by working with clients engaged in the delivery, funding and policy of housing at all levels both nationally and internationally. We act for registered providers (for profits and not-for-profits), private entities, institutional investors, local authorities, ALMOs, house builders, developers, contractors and Government agencies.
Whether you are an established organisation operating in the housing sector, a new participant or potential investor, we would be delighted to hear from you.

Stand 609

Vantage

Vantage are leaders in strategic performance improvement, working with social housing providers to help them achieve their strategic goals. We help RPs to establish a golden thread by setting clear objectives, linking these to measurable targets and monitoring progress. We work with executive teams to show them what to focus on to affect the biggest changes in margin, customer experience and overall performance. Visit our stand #610 to see how robotic process automation projects are transforming the sectors approach to efficiency.

Stand 610

Venn Group

We make recruitment personal, it’s never just a job.

Since 2001 we have acted with clear intent, focused on individual relationships and outcomes and are able, in every situation, to provide a personal response to our clients and candidates.

Our specialist finance teams are connected to the best talent in the country and are experts in recruiting the most suitable solution for your requirement. Whether this be a short term helping hand, a bridging interim or the creation of an entire project team we commit to delivering a positive and cost effective outcome.

Stand 420

Workday

Workday is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources, helping customers adapt and thrive in a changing world. Workday applications for financial management, human resources, planning, spend management, and analytics have been adopted by thousands of organizations around the world and across industries—from medium-sized businesses to more than 50% of the Fortune 500. For more information about Workday, visit workday.com

Stand 521

Wright Hassall

Housing is a longstanding priority for Wright Hassall having worked in the sector for over fifty years. We are one of the few legal firms with a full-service offering, covering every aspect of housing law, and we work with all types of Registered Providers, both traditional and LSVT.
We pioneered the repeal of the s133 restrictions, and we are members of the NHF Property Finance Working Group, working with other solicitors, valuers and RPs to produce much needed standardisation in the sector.
When it comes to raising finance, our team pushes the boundaries to help you do so.

Stand 336

Zurich Municipal

As an insurer of the public and voluntary sectors for over 25 years, we understand the importance of everything you do. Residents rely on the vital services housing associations provide. From remedial work to risk avoidance advice, our package is designed to help our customers keep tenants safe and comfortable.

Stand 427