small business growth

Managing Small Business Growth

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Small employers are the backbone of the UK economy. According to The Federation of Small Businesses, growing enterprises account for almost half of the country’s turnover, and employ 6 in 10 members of our population. However, looking after small business growth is essential to ensuring survival in a competitive economic climate. Small firm’s attitude might […]

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Who Wears the Trousers?

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Who wears the trousers when it comes to making financial decisions? Surprisingly, a new survey by The Share Centre has found that UK women are in control of domestic finances – with well over half of female investors saying they take the lead in investment decisions too. But they found that although 60% of women […]

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Record Remortgaging Levels

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People across the UK arranged more than £4.4 billion worth of remortgage lending last month, the highest figure recorded in the month of February since 2009.  The value of gross remortgage lending is more than a quarter (26%) higher than February 2015’s figure of £3.5bn. What’s behind this trend? There was actually a small drop […]