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…)
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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…)
New online resource for SMEs looking to increase public sector contracts
But expectations for the next quarter are more upbeat (more…)
New study reveals small businesses are missing out on web potential with85% failing to make the most of their websites
UK productivity could be boosted by increasing exporting and innovation among small and medium sized firms.
As UK productivity levels have slowed, smaller businesses remain engines for growth.
What will be the impact on SMEs of policies coming out of the Conservative Conference
• Political uncertainty prior to general election meant that owner managed companies chose to extract more profits rather than retain or reinvest
• The new Treasury dividend tax regime will make the situation worse (more…)
Majority of SMEs have a business plan, but many still slack on cash flow forecasting and chasing late payments (more…)
Nationwide campaign launched to curb 44% failure rate of UK start-ups and boost growth of SMEs
Start-ups in the UK must improve management skills to increase their chances of survival (more…)
By Vodafone UK
It is well-known that small businesses are a vital part of the UK economy, making up 99 per cent of all UK businesses. (more…)