Business leaders today are faced with a range of options when it comes to finding funding – and an increasing number are accessing alternative finance. We look at how these sources of capital can help boost start-ups and SMEs.
Formed on two key objectives, the British Business Bank aims to increase the diversity of funding options available to SMEs by... Read More
A new study has revealed that over half of UK small businesses are unable to access the funding they need to grow. Why? Because they are not aware of the options available to them.
SMEs contribute more than £200bn to the UK economy, and this number is expected to rise by almost by 20% by 2025. Yet, without a vital... Read More
Poor payment practice is holding back SMEs. Based on 2017 figures, 30% of payments in the UK are typically late, and 61% of these late payments are from larger companies. So, what should small business owners do to ensure they survive and thrive?
When the construction company Carillion went into liquidation in January, it left behind debts that ran into the... Read More