Salesforce.com is teaming up with three UK venture capital firms to create a competition for European start-ups creating enterprise cloud apps on the company's platform.
The Enterprise Investment Scheme and Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme are failing to register on the radar of UK entrepreneurs, despite having been around since 1994 and 2012 respectively.
Companies with employee ownership will welcome deregulatory changes.
The government's business bank and employee ownership initiative are not the way forward, says a survey of 300 UK entrepreneurs.
The government's flagship business finance initiative, the Funding for Lending Scheme (FLS), has been extended until January 2015 and has been given a small business incentive.
The Business Growth Fund has identified 4,353 medium-sized enterprises which it says are showing 'high levels' of growth.
Technology heavyweights including Sherry Coutu, Saul Klein and Julie Meyer are coming together to form Tech London Advocates with the aim of strengthening London's tech and digital business hub.
London mayor Boris Johnson has used a visit to Dubai to forge a closer relationship between the two cities' technology sectors.
National regulators can now bid for sums of up to £20,000 to initiate 'business-friendly' enforcement of regulation.
Energy drinks brand Red Bull has launched a business accelerator aimed at cultivating innovative music-orientated start-ups.
Business secretary Vince Cable has unveiled the first phase of the government's new business bank, its latest initiative to encourage lending to SMEs.
A week after Simon Clark was appointed as chairman of the British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association, chief executive Mark Florman has resigned to take up a different position.
Private company mergers and acquisitions in the UK has risen by 50 per cent in terms of value, new figures show.
As part of the government's Red Tape Challenge, a number of regulations are set to be changed or scrapped.
Incoming new work has contributed to the fastest growth seen in the UK services sector for over half a year, new figures show.
Global oil and gas company Shell is banking on emerging technology by setting aside significant funds for investment.
Rekha Mehr and Lawrence Tomlinson are set to become entrepreneurs in residence for the government and provide advice to business secretary Vince Cable.
A first direct equity investment in offshore wind has seen the UK Green Investment Bank back Rhyl Flats Wind Farm.
The government has provided more details on its business bank and revealed that it will begin investing in April.
The sixth annual New Energy & Cleantech Awards saw PhotonStar LED CEO James McKenzie pick up Entrepreneur of the Year.
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