News & Market Deals

Jackpot! What businesses can learn from the gambling industry

Business News

Against regulatory odds, the industry still remains a catalyst for economic growth. Here's what businesses can learn from the gambling industry

Longer lift waiting times reveal shocking increase in carbon emissions

Business News

A new study highlights the downside to flexible working practices such as hot-desking and flexitime, leading to an increase in elevator waiting times in office buildings

Dad jobs and the sharing economy

Business News

DAD is a service app that harnesses the power of gig work to address the stresses of home repair. The start-up raised £2m to further its platform with a video visit service

eBay acquires Ticketbis for $165m

Mergers & Acquisitions

Fast-growth secondary ticket marketplace, Ticketbis, is now part of the StubHub portfolio in a $165m deal that unifies the sector for global expansion

When does naming and shaming work?

Comment & Analysis

Samantha White, CEO of My Credit Controllers assesses if calling out late payers can actually tackle this pervasive issue

The High Potential Business Awards shortlist REVEALED

Business News

The High Potential Business Awards follows the ten-year legacy of the M&A Awards, and aims to celebrate the UK’s most promising businesses and the finance and advisory firms that support them

Comment and Analysis

The five biggest teamwork ills

Authors Dr Moussa, Dr Newberry and Boyer share their top tips for combating social loafing at the workplace, but targeting the top five teamwork ills

Scaling-up Britain’s start-ups

Fewer than one per cent of the companies registered in Britain since 2012 have scaled-up. Chris Maule, CEO of UK Bond Network, explain why this gap exists and what can be done about it

Is Osborne right on Brexit and Property?

In a bid to sway voters, George Osborne projected that property prices will be significantly dampened by a UK vote to leave the EU. Naomi Heaton, CEO of LCP, examines the validity of the Chancellor's prediction 

Brexit: The pros and cons for SMEs

It is impossible to know what the real impact of Brexit will be without it taking place, but Richard Pepler, CEO of HH Cashflow Finance who also sits on the advisory board of the Development Bank for Wales, outlines the potential pros and cons for SMEs

The Entrepreneur

Mobile is king: Bijou Commerce

Olly Cooper, founder of enterprise SaaS platform, Bijou Commerce, speaks to GrowthBusiness about mobile apps, e-commerce and how Tinder revolutionised user interface

Managing your elders

20-year-old Jordan Daykin is no stranger to the challenges that come with being a young entrepreneur. As the youngest Dragon's Den contestant to secure investment, Daykin explains how he built his multi-million Pound business by managing his relationship with his elders

Five minutes with: Matt Singer, Jobvite

GrowthBusiness speaks to Matt Singer, VP of Marketing at Jobvite on the gig economy and what giving up on your nine-to-five would mean

For the unbanked and underserved: Pockit

Growth Business caught up with Virraj Jatania, CEO of Pockit, the world's first 99p bank service for a global market of around 4 billion people

Research

Cash Shells Directory 2015

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

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.

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