As part of its yearly rotation of chairman, the British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association has announced its latest incumbent.
Chancellor George Osborne has used his appearance at the Federation of Small Businesses 40th anniversary conference to announce a consolation on helping companies which have failed to secure a loan.
Despite record growth in February, the economy stalled during March as consumer services, business and professional services and retail suffered.
From a Budget document of 121 pages, GrowthBusiness summaries the most important developments for business leaders of fast-growth businesses.
The government has continued with its commitment to apprenticeships by providing extra funding for employers.
GrowthBusiness looks back at the finance, regulation, export and innovation policies which have been implemented by the coalition government.
Start-ups in the UK seeking funding are set to be helped by making permanent a funding scheme which incentives investors to back risky businesses.
The amount of lending available to companies exporting has been doubled to £3 billion under new policy announced during the Budget 2014 speech.
Following chancellor George Osborne's fifth Budget speech to the House of Commons, GrowthBusiness provides the full text.
On the back of usage by businesses and pressure from industry bodies, chancellor George Osborne has extended the Annual Investment Allowance by another year.
A new review of the government's network of technology and innovation centres has been commissioned and will be headed up by Hermann Hauser.
Platforms from across the alternative funding market are coming together to form a new web portal.
A new organisation called the Business Focus on Enforcement has been proposed by business minister Michael Fallon to bring companies into the fold when it comes to regulation.
The FCA has released new rules outlining how consumers who engage with crowdfunding will be protected.
The majority of start-ups in the UK do not have any formal training for new hires and are finding that staff do not have the skills to succeed.
Small and medium-sized businesses are not paying enough attention to the need for websites which can be viewed in a mobile capacity, new research shows.
Peer-to-peer finance platform Funding Circle has built upon the £20 million it was initially charged with lending to small businesses by securing an additional £40 million.
On the back of the 5th largest technology acquisition of all time, worldwide announced mergers and acquisitions in the sector have hit $42.4 billion during 2014.
Despite acknowledging that the government has done much to stimulate the success of SMEs in the UK, the British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association has set out a number of new recommendations.
The median basic salary for a CEO of a business listed on London's Alternative Investment Market now stands at £202,000, according to new statistics.
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From a council estate in Liverpool to a public market exit, young business builder Mark Pearson has always been at the forefront of innovation and market trends.
As a piece of legislation that is now three years old, Melanie Wadsworth, partner at Faegre Baker Daniels, explains how the Bribery Act may have its remit increased.
Funding constraints can be terminal for growth businesses, which is why follow-on support must become a key component of an investor and company relationship.
Research report into the top-performing 100 companies below the FTSE 350 and on AIM.