This online car finance broker’s website receives more than 6m visits a year and allows customers to browse more than 125,000 cars from UK dealerships. Brothers and serial entrepreneurs Reg, 35, and Louis Rix, 33, followed a family tradition when they founded the company in 2006. Their father has run the Rix Motor Company for more than 20 years, and their grandfather was a well-known car trader in northwest England. CarFinance247 says more than £30m of loans are completed every month via its website. It posted 2017 sales, which are made up of commissions, of £38.6m in June, the month it relocated its 400-strong team to a new Manchester HQ.

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Company details
Year2017
Rank9
CompanyCarFinance247
ActivityVehicle finance provider
LocationManchester
Annual sales rise over 3 years120.84%
Latest sales £000s*38,559
Staff418
Founded2006
Websitewww.carfinance247.co.uk

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