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1st Stop Group Limited offer a range of financial products to the consumer marketplace under its various subsidiary companies. Personal Loans Home Loans Car Finance
TypePrivate
Founded2004
HQBlackpool, GB
Website1ststop.co.uk
Employee Ratings3.8

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2021)147(+5%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)£26.9 M(+42%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

The 1st Stop Group Office Locations

The 1st Stop Group has offices in Blackpool and Drum Industrial Estate
Blackpool, GB (HQ)
10 Whitehills Dr
Drum Industrial Estate, GB
Unit 2, Lumley Court
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The 1st Stop Group Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2004

The 1st Stop Group total Funding

$158.4 m

The 1st Stop Group latest funding size

$158.36 m

Time since last funding

4 years ago

The 1st Stop Group investors

The 1st Stop Group's latest funding round in August 2017 was reported to be $158.4 m. In total, The 1st Stop Group has raised $158.4 m
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The 1st Stop Group Revenue

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The 1st Stop Group's revenue was reported to be £26.91 m in FY, 2018
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2018)

26.9m

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

18.4m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

68.5%

Net income (FY, 2018)

(750.0k)

EBITDA (FY, 2018)

7.2m

EBIT (FY, 2018)

7.0m

Cash (31-Mar-2018)

6.7m
GBPFY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

89.7k1.2m1.9m4.1m6.9m7.9m6.6m12.1m19.0m26.9m

Revenue growth, %

(16%)82%

Cost of goods sold

44.1k469.0k506.5k959.2k2.0m3.0m2.0m4.1m5.7m8.5m

Gross profit

45.6k749.8k1.4m3.1m4.9m4.9m4.6m7.9m13.3m18.4m
GBPFY, 2006FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

2.077.6k73.5k247.2k217.1k371.3k1.5m1.9m4.0m2.6m6.7m

Accounts Receivable

11.2k3.9k6.0k3.3k2.5k

Current Assets

2.0270.4k510.0k1.2m6.7m4.7m7.7m9.7m18.0m23.6m26.3m

PP&E

101.3k98.3k96.6k82.1k99.8k360.3k532.6k586.6k480.2k719.0k
GBPFY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

6.3k12.3k308.9k625.6k808.0k792.3k(97.2k)412.0k(2.8m)(750.0k)

Cash From Operating Activities

1.6m3.5m3.3m6.4m(915.6k)4.6m

Dividends Paid

374.5k452.8k697.3k983.6k339.0k23.6k

Cash From Financing Activities

1.5k57.8k84.5k(64.0k)(57.8k)
GBPFY, 2006

Financial Leverage

1 x
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The 1st Stop Group Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

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94/100

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The 1st Stop Group Online and Social Media Presence

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The 1st Stop Group Blogs

Oplo successfully achieve CSA Collectors Accreditation Initiative

The Collector Accreditation Initiative (CAI) is a Credit Services Association (CSA) led program that annually benchmarks individual team members’ knowledge, ... Read more The post Oplo successfully achieve CSA Collectors Accreditation Initiative appeared first on Oplo.

A landmark year in customer and loan book growth

Over the last 10 years Oplo has grown to become one of the UK’s largest providers of consumer credit, serving ... Read more The post A landmark year in customer and loan book growth appeared first on Oplo.

1st Stop Group to partner with Open Banking provider AccountScore

1st Stop Group Limited, the specialist consumer lender, is delighted to announce that it is set to partner with the leading data and analytics business, AccountScore Limited. AccountScore provides actionable insights and analytics on bank transaction data for its clients. The partnership will enhanc…

1st Stop Group’s loan book passes £250 million mark

1st Stop Group Limited, the specialist consumer lender, is delighted to announce it has passed £250 million of outstanding loans. 1st Stop Group- a portfolio company of Pollen Street Capital, the independent alternative asset investment management company – reaches this milestone having undergone si…

We have realised significant increases in our funding facility

We are pleased to announce that we have increased our credit facilities with our current funding syndicate.  Our main funders, Citibank, have agreed to increase our existing facility by a further £75M to £225M. This increase reaffirms Citibank’s support for 1SG in the near prime specialist finance s…

1st Stop Group’s loan book passes £200 million mark

1st Stop Group Limited, the specialist consumer lender, is delighted to announce it has passed £200 million of outstanding loans. ... Read More... The post 1st Stop Group’s loan book passes £200 million mark appeared first on First Stop.
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The 1st Stop Group Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was The 1st Stop Group founded?

    The 1st Stop Group was founded in 2004.

  • How many employees does The 1st Stop Group have?

    The 1st Stop Group has 147 employees.

  • What is The 1st Stop Group revenue?

    Latest The 1st Stop Group annual revenue is £26.9 m.

  • What is The 1st Stop Group revenue per employee?

    Latest The 1st Stop Group revenue per employee is £183 k.

  • Who are The 1st Stop Group competitors?

    Competitors of The 1st Stop Group include Provident Financial, Informa and International Personal Finance.

  • Where is The 1st Stop Group headquarters?

    The 1st Stop Group headquarters is located at 10 Whitehills Dr, Blackpool.

  • Where are The 1st Stop Group offices?

    The 1st Stop Group has offices in Blackpool and Drum Industrial Estate.

  • How many offices does The 1st Stop Group have?

    The 1st Stop Group has 2 offices.