Measures designed to make the UK the best place in the world to start and grow a business have become law following Royal Assent for the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act being given today (26 March 2015).

The wide-ranging Act paves the way for businesses to get improved access to finance, creates fairer provision for tied pub tenants and puts an end to zero hours exclusivity clauses.

With more than 5 million businesses in the UK, the Act will open up new opportunities for small firms to innovate, grow and create jobs. Read the full story at here.