Banks ‘ignoring manufacturers’ says Grove

MANUFACTURERS in the West Midlands are not getting the support they should from banks and so are being left to fend for themselves – often with dire consequences, one of the region’s best known industrialists has said.

David Groves, chairman of Grove Industries, said many firms were desperate for funding and yet the banks were just ignoring them – partly because the financial institutions themselves were unsure about the whole situation.

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