St Helens Finance plc
LSE : SHF

April 30, 2008 05:23 ET

SHF Triumphs as PLUS Company of the Year 2008

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - April 30, 2008) - Following last night's Growth Company Investor Awards ceremony held in London, the Board of St. Helen's Finance ('St Helen's Finance' or 'SHF' or 'the Company'), the PLUS quoted independent provider of asset finance facilities, is delighted to announce that it secured first place to win the accolade of PLUS Company of the Year.

The Growth Company Awards are unique as they are voted for by the industry, based on a survey sent to quoted companies on the junior markets and then assessed by an independent panel of judges.

Norman Kenvyn, CEO of SHF, commented: 'We are delighted to have been voted PLUS Company of the Year 2008. This award recognises our progress and position on PLUS Markets since our flotation in 2004 and is a testament to the hard work by all our staff.

Your Company continues to make great strides, taking full advantage of the current micro and macro economic environment and looks forward to growing shareholder value.'

The Directors of the Issuer accept responsibility for this announcement.

St Helen's Finance is an independent provider of asset finance facilities. Based in the heart of the City of London, the financial capital of the world, its primary focus is the small to medium company sector ('SME'), providing a range of innovative, predominantly asset backed financing.

Contact Information

  • St Helen's Finance plc
    Norman Kenvyn
    Managing Director
    +44 (0) 20 7628 4004
    or
    St Helen's Finance plc
    Rick Abbott
    Chairman
    +44 (0) 20 7628 4004
    Website: www.sthelensfinance.com
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