News & Market Deals

Top names in investment and entrepreneurship honoured at Investor Allstars Awards

Business News

Prestigious event hosted by GP Bullhound and Vitesse Media celebrates excellence in the investment and wider business communities

HSBC, Barclays and PwC big business winners at European Diversity Awards

Business News

Business leaders and organisations honoured at ceremony at London’s Natural History Museum

Young entrepreneurs twice as ambitious as older counterparts

Business News

Appetite for growth highest among small business owners under 35, according to a report from Albion Ventures

Millennials’ carefree approach to password security putting employers at risk

Business News

Many younger employees show staggering ‘digital indifference’ including openly displaying passwords on scraps of paper

Summer Budget 2015: Business live feed

Business News Summer Budget: It is the first from a Conservative government since 1996

Live updates as chancellor George Osborne delivers the first Conservative Budget since 1996

Wimbledon’s winning mindset – lessons for business leaders

Leadership & Mentors

The gladiatorial arena of Wimbledon is where champions are made every year: so what can entrepreneurs and business leaders learn from the mindset that drives them to victory?

Comment and Analysis

Gaining a degree: business sense for young people?

The value of business degrees for those looking to earn a sizeable salary has long been a source of fierce debate: but they may be worth more than some want you to believe...

Hywel Roberts

Small business commissioner: scourge of late payers or toothless PR exercise?

The announcement or a new role names small business commissioner was greeted with cautious optimism this week: but what powers will this new office bring with it and will it have any real clout to effect change around late payments and beyond?

Hywel Roberts

Summer Budget 2015: Could the living wage be Osborne’s biggest blunder?

As the dust settles on the Summer Budget cracks are already appearing in the chancellor’s plans

Are businesses still carrying the burden of the recession?

Kevin Uphill, chairman of specialist business sales, acquisitions and strategy provider Avondale, discusses what surviving businesses must do in order to grow and thrive in the post recession economy

The Entrepreneur

West is best: Welsh start-ups are coming of age

Seven of the best start-ups in Wales

Before the World Cup clash of the Titans on Saturday we take a look at what Wales has to offer off the rugby field

Why fintech is the way to go if you're considering a start-up

Fintech is blowing up and London is the sector's biggest hub: so how can you get involved and make hay while the sun shines?

People forget ‘pain’ of entrepreneurship, says former Dragon Piers Linney

Loneliness and financial stress lead to dark times for all who branch out on their own, says EY Entrepreneur of the Year and prominent angel investor

Video conferening: Top 10 specific body language tips

Video conferences are bringing back a visual element to remote communication and often body language is amplified: so how can you make sure you are sending out all the rights signals?


Directors' Pay on AIM 2015

The most complete review of directors' remuneration on AIM, including basic salary, bonus and benefits.

Report exposes lack of ROI insight from customer service

'28% of organisations do not measure the cost of customer service'

The gap in businesses’ measurement of customer experience means they don’t know what customers really want, research finds

What moves small-cap share prices?

Research report into the top-performing 100 companies below the FTSE 350 and on AIM.

Cash Shells Directory 2014

The annual Cash Shells Directory is an invaluable guide for companies and advisers considering joining the stock market by reversing into a shell, providing a list of potential candidates and a commentary on each of them.