For ambitious businesses with their eyes on rapid growth, crowdlending can be a worthy alternative to the often cumbersome process of securing a bank loan
The Bank of England and HM Treasury have announced that the FLS scheme will be extended by one year and have guaranteed up to £500m of new bank lending to provide cheaper funding to SMEs
Small businesses in London are encouraged to apply to a massive fund to support ideas that go beyond 'business as usual'
Start-ups and SMEs are investing an increasing amount of money in IP and intangibles but raising finance against this can be tricky. Which is why the UK needs a true marketplace for IP
Report from Albion Ventures reveals only 10% of SMEs tried to raise finance in past year – but those that did had their eyes on expansion
Funding is a major challenge for British SMEs but thankfully business lending appears to be back in business
Getting funding for a new social or not-for-profit enterprise can be difficult. But there is a lot of help out there budding social entrepreneurs.
Given the importance of securing the services of a bank to handle your daily monetary needs, how can you ensure you pick the right one?
The recession may be behind us but online finance platforms only look set to become more popular among SMEs, claims Clive Lewis, head of enterprise at ICAEW
New ‘Business is GREAT Britain’ website now makes it even easier for SMEs and startups to get access to key information