Posts Tagged: startups

Scale-Ups Need Investment To Boost UK Economy

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Much focus is placed on the need to invest in startups, but, according to a recent report from Barclays in collaboration with the business schools at Cambridge and Oxford universities, it’s scale-ups that could prove to be the saviour of the UK economy. According to an article in The Guardian, if boosted by just 1%,…

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SME Bank Loans Dropping By £100 Million A Month

SME Bank Loans Dropping By £100 Million A Month

New analysis from online marketplace lending site Funding Options has revealed that bank loans to UK small and medium-sized enterprises are falling by £100 million a month. The company has said that recent regulations pertaining to bank overdrafts are the cause of the decline in lending volumes. Adding that there is little prospect of the…

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