Significant venture capital fundraising deals for companies including Funding Circle, TransferWise and Nutmeg have seen London levels reach new records.
SME employment levels in Europe currently sit 1.9 million below the figure recorded just before the economic crisis of 2008.
As the Small Business Bill moves through parliament, a survey of UK businesses reveals that the contents are backed by 95 per cent.
A government-launched independent review led by Love Home Swap founder Debbie Wosskow will examine the benefits of the sharing economy and the issues it faces in today's markets.
The amount raised by Venture Capital Trusts during the last year grew by £40 million, official government statistics reveal.
Against a backdrop of falling M&A levels, the US has recorded a small rise in the volume and value of corporate transactions.
In a year that saw four European businesses sell for in excess of $1 billion, the annual Investor Allstars awards shined a light on the best of the venture capital and entrepreneurial world.
Mike Chalfen, Toby Coppel and Simon Levene are coming together in the form of Mosaic Ventures and will begin to back start-ups from a $140 million pot.
When quizzed on who they would select as an ideal business mentor, 40 per cent of UK small business owners identified British entrepreneur Richard Branson as their choice.
Small and medium-sized businesses located south of the border could be faced with dual payrolls and two different tax systems under plans outlined for increased devolution in the run up to the independence referendum.
On the day that Scottish people go to the polls, business leaders have spoken up on what the outcome could be if the campaign for independence is successful.
Research shows an increased headcount and turnover among established businesses – but skills shortages worry entrepreneurs.
A technology buy-out fund worth £500 million has been raised by London-based investment firm ECI Partners, after the fundraising was ‘significantly oversubscribed’.
The Startup Manifesto has brought together 182 UK entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and academics in an effort to protect Britain's status as a world leader in the digital market.
DN Capital has raised $200 million for its new GVC III fund, three times the amount it banked the last time the firm went out fundraising.
Online fashion boutique Farfetch has topped the list of big-ticket UK and Ireland technology investments after banking £39 million from backers including Vitruvian Partners and Conde Nast International.
Staff failing to update technology are putting employers at risk from cyber attacks, new research finds.
An initiative set up in partnership between the government and Tech City UK to provide support for start-ups and growth companies in the Internet of Things sector has boosted its offering.
Amazon's proposed $970 million purchase of Twitch has pushed year-to-date technology corporate deal levels to heights not seen since the dot.com bubble.
New research finds that 70 per cent of British businesses exporting believe that turnover will improve in the coming 12 months.
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