Staff hired under zero hours contracts will soon have the power to seek employment from more than one source under government plans.
A five-fold increase has been noted amongst businesses with turnovers of £100 million and over using asset-based finance in the last ten years.
River Cottage has become the second restaurant business to utilise a bond-based crowdfunding system set up by Crowdcube.
The high street banking and crowdfunding worlds are coming together to provide SMEs with a different route following a failed loan application.
To further champion the past and future growth of the sector, a ranking of the best-performing businesses in the British science and enterprise sectors has been compiled.
Entrepreneur and Virgin founder Richard Branson has declared that London is growing in terms of great ideas, investors and working spaces for the technology sector on the day that the maiden London Technology Week kicked off.
London’s burgeoning technology sector will be the focus during a week of industry events from 16-20 June 2014.
Despite the rapid of growth of technology companies in the UK, British parents still favour a 'safe' professional career for their children.
Businesses are failing to budget for expected rises in interest rates during 2015, new research reveals.
Having announced that the government is looking to make the UK the most attractive place to start, finance and grow a business, we have a full transcript of the Queen's Speech.
The Queen's Speech has made reference to a range of new measures, which will attempt to make the lives of small business owners easier when it comes to finance, employment and prompt payment.
The rapid growth of start-up technology companies is set to contribute a big up-tick in employment, EY's Global Job Creation Survey says.
On the back of one of the busiest investment quarters the UK has seen in a number of years, GrowthBusiness looks at some of the biggest deals involving Tradeshift, Hailo and eCommera.
Business leaders in the UK are calling for 'more targeted support' for small and medium-sized businesses.
Despite the rapid growth of London's start-up technology scene, the deputy mayor of London still believes that more venture capital support is needed for the city to truly realise its potential.
Despite clothing retailer Fat Face shelving its plans to list after perceived weak institutional appetite, London's IPO market has experienced its busiest day of 2014.
Merger and acquisition activity on London's AIM market continued its upward curve by hitting four-year highs, our findings show.
The notion of private equity firms stripping down companies for a quick buck is 'out of date' and would end in a jail sentence, according to one of the most renowned investors in Britain.
Trade acquisitions in the UK fell by 466 to 355 during the start of 2014 when compared to the same period in 2013, new statistics show.
Direct lenders and peer-to-peer platforms accounted for £2.7 million of capital per day during 2014, new statistics show.
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As the baby boomers and millennials line up in the workplace, Watershed director Simon Middleton examines how the new concept of 'radical generosity' could lead to a generation of entrepreneurs paying it forward.
Whatever the result of the Scottish independence referendum, the outcome will likely have a significant effect on the business landscape of the UK or divided nations.
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