Posts Tagged ‘smes’

Investors Fear Weak PM and Divided Cabinet May Squander Brexit

Saturday, July 15th, 2017

57% of UK investors are backing SMEs as the champions of the nation’s post-Brexit economy, but a staggering 59% have dwindling faith in the weakened Government’s ability to support the growth of the private sector. (more…)

62% of British SMEs voted to remain in the EU

Friday, July 7th, 2017

Survey: 62% of British SMEs voted to remain in the EU. 41% said Brexit has negatively impacted their business (more…)

SME owners are divided on chances of Brexit success

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

EU referendum one year on: SME business owners are split on whether Brexit will be good or bad for them

Asset based finance seizes market share from bank overdrafts as vital source of funding for SMEs

Monday, March 27th, 2017

Value of small business asset based finance up by 3% in a year, while SME overdrafts down by 2% (more…)

HMRC Nets £468m in Crackdown on Small & Medium Sized Businesses

Monday, January 23rd, 2017

Small businesses targeted to bring in extra revenue


Fund needed to plug impending SME finance shortfall

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017

The government should create a new fund to plug an impending shortfall in the finance that is available to small businesses who are being turned down by commercial banks (more…)

For first time since 2012, SMEs are returning to external finance

Friday, March 4th, 2016

According to analysis of 100,000 interviews with SMEs carried out quarterly since 2011, Britain’s small and medium sized businesses are showing signs of migrating back to external finance (more…)

How digital SMEs are getting more NHS business

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016

New online resource for SMEs looking to increase public sector contracts


Smaller Manufacturers Report Stable Start to Year

Thursday, February 4th, 2016

But expectations for the next quarter are more upbeat (more…)

Digital Dozing – a wake-up call on the potential of the web for SMEs

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015

New study reveals small businesses are missing out on web potential with85% failing to make the most of their websites


SME growth ambition key to UK productivity puzzle

Monday, November 16th, 2015

UK productivity could be boosted by increasing exporting and innovation among small and medium sized firms.


New report finds smaller businesses are key to solving UK's 'productivity gap'

Monday, November 16th, 2015

As UK productivity levels have slowed, smaller businesses remain engines for growth.