Lloyds Bank has over 280 dedicated Manufacturing Managers who have been trained through an accreditation programme by the Warwick Manufacturing Group (WMG). These manufacturing managers also undertake 40 hours of continuous professional development training every year in order to understand the major opportunities the sector faces, including investment into new plant and machinery to support growth, and productivity improvements through automation.Our WMG Accredited Managers will work closely with you to understand your business ambitions whether it’s improving output, investment in new machinery to drive lean efficiencies, enter new markets or invest in productivity improvements via a carefully thought through automation strategy.Our local relationship managers have a personal lending discretion of up to £500k* which supports our commitment to lend £1Bn** of new money to the manufacturing sector every year in the 4 years up to 2017.All lending is subject to status.*Lending discretions of Relationship Managers varies and some applications may be referred for further credit checks.**£1bn relates to a Lloyds Banking Group lending figure correct as at 31 December 2014.Lloyds Bank plc. Authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority under Registration Number 119278. We subscribe to The Lending Code; copies of the Code can be obtained from www.lendingstandardsboard.org.uk The Lloyds Banking Group includes companies using brands including Lloyds Bank, Halifax and Bank of Scotland and their associated companies. More information on the Lloyds Banking Group can be found at lloydsbankinggroup.com Visit Sponsor Website Thank our sponsor!