The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has called the changes announced in Continue reading
A new plan has been put forward by the Business Secretary to introduce a service to resolve disputes between small companies and larger firms.
The new Enterprise Bill will also pave the way towards simplifying many of Continue reading
The British government recently announced plans for a scheme that would require banks that turn small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) down for a loan to refer them to an alternative finance provider.
The initiative is designed to make it easier for growing companies in the UK to secure Continue reading
The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has reportedly welcomed many of the measures recently announced by George Osborne in the 2015 Budget.
Included in the March 18th statement were simplifications to Continue reading
SMEs in the UK are still struggling to secure finance despite the fact that the Government has been encouraging banks to lend more, according to new figures.
In July of 2012, the Bank of England and the Treasury launched the Continue reading
The latest report from the Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) Select Committee highlighted some of the issues facing UK-based small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).
Members of the BIS were tasked with looking at the way the Government Continue reading
Keith Morgan, the head of the UK’s state-owned development bank, has said that high street establishments need more government help to enable them to lend more to smaller companies.
Various government schemes and initiatives have helped to make more funds available for Continue reading
In the autumn statement, the Treasury announced a new package that is designed to make it easier for small companies to borrow money.
A further £400m will be available for Continue reading
In 2014, during the Queen’s speech the nation was told about the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Bill.
Included in the bill is legislation that will make it easier for Continue reading