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Catch up with the latest business news for start-up's and SME's.

Pubs still struggling but there is hope with dedicated pub funding

August 01, 2018 By Chloe Mckenna in News · 3 minute read

Pubs still struggling but there is hope with dedicated pub funding.

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Bad news for UK restaurant sector after exit from the EU

July 30, 2018 By Chloe Mckenna in News · 3 minute read

The UK restaurant industry has taken a huge hit due to the weakening of the British Pound after pulling out of the EU in 2016

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5 reasons how open banking could help your business

July 14, 2018 By Chloe Mckenna in Tips & Guides · 3 minute read

So, let's get down to the nitty-gritty, what exactly is open banking? Maybe you've read the term in an article somewhere or heard it on the radio and never gave it much thought.

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6 easy ways to save money in your business

June 21, 2018 By Chloe Mckenna in Tips & Guides · 3 minute read

Running and owning a business isn’t always sunshine and rainbows. It’s a constant merry go round of balancing the books, penny-pinching and trying to keep your running costs low

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£1.7bn deal agreed for CYBG takeover of Virgin Money

June 18, 2018 By Chloe Mckenna in News · 3 minute read

Virgin money has accepted the sweetened deal offered by Clydesdale and Yorkshire Banking Group (CYBG) today. A deal worth £1.7bn has been reached, however it could result in a staggering 1,500 job losses.

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StartUp 2018: The biggest start-up show of the year

December 19, 2017 By Simon Moorcroft in News · 3 minute read

Startup 2018 is set to be another great event this coming January. If you are a startup or in the early stages of your business venture, there can only be one destination that you need to attend in January.

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Is the Euro set to dominate over Sterling?

August 31, 2017 By Richard Wilcock in News · 3 minute read

It is looking likely that the pound could be heading for parity with the Euro against an eight year low. The facts are clear; we now have levels approaching that of the financial crisis of 2008 and 2009...

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Nearly half of all UK Business start-ups founded on £500 or less

July 27, 2017 By Richard Wilcock in News · 3 minute read

Research has found that almost half of the UK businesses were started on less than £500 and a third of businesses were started on less than £250 or less! The report of over 1,500 small business...

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How do I protect my business against cyber attacks?

June 23, 2017 By Richard Wilcock in News · 3 minute read

It’s becoming more of a common question ‘How do I protect my business against cyber attacks’. Unfortunately, the cyber security sector is one of the fastest growing sectors in the UK B2B economy...

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Credit Card Machine Loans: What are they and how do they work?

June 15, 2017 By Richard Wilcock in News · 3 minute read

Unlike other types of business finance where you are usually expected to repay a set, agreed monthly amount to repay your loan, a cash advance works by repaying only when you make a sale via your PDQ card machine...

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