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Hasty investments to catch EIS tax breaks unnecessary, says tax expert

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Radius Equity director Gary Robins warns against racing to meet “imaginary deadline": adds that tax breaks can be applied retrospectively

Hutchison Whampoa’s O2 acquisition to tackle BT’s ‘ever-growing monopoly’

Mergers & Acquisitions

Independent fibre backhaul network also key to creating ‘formidable competitor’ to British communications institution

Businesses urged to snap up unfavourable domain names

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Companies following in the footsteps of Microsoft and Taylor Swift by buying unfavourable TLDs before internet trolls

Paying below minimum wage ‘slavery’, says entrepreneur

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Aspect.co.uk MD Will Davies also calls for those who pay employees lower than £6.50 per hour to be jailed

Majority of SMEs considering alternative finance to raise capital funding

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Half of mid-market businesses also feel alternative finance has opened up new opportunities for funding

Crowdfunding campaign launched to pay for selected students’ accommodation

Fundraising Deals

Living The Dream scholarship initiative used collective financial clout to fund worthy students’ living arrangements

Nick Clegg 'most likely to lie in TV debates'

Business News

Liberal Democrat leader also most likely to be seen as a ‘loner’ and ‘eccentric’, report finds

Crowdcube reveals seed-funding programme for start-ups

Fundraising Deals

Crowdfunding platform’s latest product aimed at ‘pure start-ups’

CBI warns against post-election ‘power vacuum’

Business News

Business body sets out plan for next parliament’s first 100 days in paper Best Foot Forward

Budget 2015: Mixed reaction to budget from small business groups

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Some welcome investment focus but others say chancellor “missed a trick” by not offering more support for enterprise and SMEs

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