News & Market Deals

UK's top tech entrepreneurs scouted for Silicon Valley business programme

Business News

Jessica Butcher, the brains behind British unicorn, Blippar, speaks with GrowthBusiness on being a business mentor to a cohort of strong  Silicon Valley-bound entrepreneurs, all of whom are women

Beware of bandwagon lenders and flatpack finance providers

Business News

The number of lenders rejected by the National Association of Commercial Finance Brokers over the past two years has skyrocketted. Trade body CEO advises SMEs to read the fine print when seeking finance

Staying one step ahead of the darknet

Business News

Following the news that a hacker is advertising allegedly more than 117 million LinkedIn logins for sale, here's why cybersecurity should be a priority for businesses of all sizes

Midwich Group's £165m IPO promises further growth

IPO & City News

National law firm Mills & Reeve advised technology distributor Midwich Group plc on its £165 million AIM IPO and related £75 million fundraising

UK's top cities for business survival REVEALED

Business News

Spoiler alert: London's not on the list

Why the Northern Powerhouse is good for unicorns

Business News

A new report examines the potential for billion-dollar British business in northern England to grow from foals to unicorns from now till 2020. Here's what the UK's next stable of unicorns have to say

Growing a Business

Penalised for diversity-valuing behaviour?

Human Resources

When Madeleine Albright rallied young women to support presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, she was criticised. Rosalind Brewer, Sam’s Club’s female CEO was labelled racist when she advocated for diversity. Margaret Kett, head of Tyzack Partners' human resources practice, explains this unconscious bias and what businesses can do to address it 

How to find the right business insurance provider for your company

Business Insurance

Business insurance expert Andrew Rigby outlines the questions every business owner should be asking when shopping for a policy

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

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

A league of its own: minicabit

Amer Hasan, the man behind minicabit, talks driverless cars, growth plans, funding options and Uber

Four business lessons from the Renaissance

Launching a new business guidance book, Age of Discovery, award-winning authors Ian Goldin and Chris Kutama outline four compelling lessons modern businesses can learn from the old Renaissance 

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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