An initiative has been unveiled by ministers in a bid to help Small and Medium Businesses secure a larger share of government procurements. (more…)
A report released by BDRC Continental, an independent researcher, has revealed that only nine percent of Small and Medium Enterprises applied for business finance in the last 12 months. According to the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, the SME Finance (more…)
A recent report has revealed that Small and Medium Enterprises look likely to waste £7.15 billion in 2012. Every one of the 4.5 million SMEs will (more…)
According to recent data, Project merlin didn’t meet its lending target to businesses, with a shortfall of almost £10 billion. Project Merlin is an agreement between the government and the five main banks, to lend £76 billion to small businesses, but only lent £74.9 billion. According to a (more…)
Roger Galbraith, an expert commercial director announced the stabilisation of Small and Medium Enterprises in the UK, despite the economic difficulties faced in 2011. (more…)
According to a recent report “Ones to Watch”, small businesses have been identified as a major factor in the future of business, with the availability of technology driving them forward. (more…)
A new campaign, launched by the British Chambers of Commerce, will aim to raise the profile of smaller businesses and gaining public support. The campaign, “Business is Good for Britain” will separate smaller businesses from the image of fat cats in the city receiving bonuses (more…)
Amazon has insisted that companies which trade on the Amazon website do not sell their goods cheaper in other locations. This has led to accusations of bullying small businesses by independent traders and business organisations.
Sales at Amazon have increased by (more…)
While in Leeds, speaking at the launch of the Business In You campaign, David Cameron told a group of entrepreneurs, that government buildings which are sitting idle will be made available to small businesses and new companies at lower rates.
In a renewed bid to boost (more…)
According to the vice president of sales and operations, North and Central Europe, Google’s Matt Brittin, Small and Medium Enterprises should be recognised as the “real internet businesses”, not Google. (more…)