Summer Budget affects BME business more

Summer Budget affects BME business more

An article in the International Business Times highlights nuances in George Osborne’s business budget. When looking into the demographics of who will be most affected by tax and credit changes, they find that ethnic minority business owners are most likely to...
Poor work-life balance for small business owners

Poor work-life balance for small business owners

An article in Thisismoney.co.uk reports that small business owners have an average of one week’s worth of holiday every three years according research published by Worldpay. Small business owners find it difficult to take time away from work, and even if they do...
Beechbrook Raising Small Business Support Fund

Beechbrook Raising Small Business Support Fund

An article in Private Equity News is reporting that Beechbrook Capital, (a specialist fund manager that supports big businesses by private acquisition and expansion), is raising a £200 million debt fund aimed at helping small and medium sized...
Cyber Security Vouchers for small businesses

Cyber Security Vouchers for small businesses

In a mission to make British Small Business a safer place to operate, the Government have launched a scheme whereby small businesses can claim a £5,000 voucher to install rock solid cyber security, reports SC Magazine. There is £1million in the voucher pot, and the...