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

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 for HousingBrixx software; development and regeneration appraisal; merger and acquisition due diligence; interim finance director support; 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 50 of the largest 200 HAs, many of whom have been clients for over 15 years.

Stand 319

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.

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.

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.

Biscon Planning - Business Continuity

Stand 709
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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Devonshires

Devonshires is one of the UK’s leading providers of legal services to registered providers.
Our experience ranges from advising executive boards to dealing with routine legal
work assisting in the management and development of our clients’ property estates.
We are recognised as leaders in the Housing sector in Legal directories.

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.

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.

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

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

SMBC Group

With a presence in the United Kingdom since 1918 and rooted in the stability of Japan and growth of Asia, SMBC Group reaches out around the world to provide advice, connections and support that create value.
We are recognised as a global leader in infrastructure finance and offer sponsors a comprehensive service by providing a full range of bank debt and capital markets solutions.

Trace Solutions

As the growing number of Housing Associations who use Trace software to manage service charges have discovered, few companies understand property management better than Trace Solutions. Since 1974 their systems have powered many of the UK’s largest real estate organisations - and they remain at the cutting edge of development.
The company has been employee-owned since 2007, when founder Richard Wolfe used his own money to purchase all its shares, before handing it over to his staff. At Richard’s insistence, a significant proportion of Trace profits go to the Trace Charitable Trust, which distributes grants to homeless and other charities.

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.

Clarke Willmott

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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.