In his efforts to 'cement Britain's position as the centre of global finance' chancellor George Osborne is introducing a range of new measures aimed at supporting growth in the sector.
Lord Young's Start Up Loans programme has now awarded its 20,000 commitment, taking its overall activity beyond £100 million.
An increasing number of UK workers are driving as part of their job without the necessary protection or training, new research suggests.
Start-up accelerator Seedcamp has raised a third fund as part of its mission to create $1 billion businesses throughout Europe.
Business finance platform RateSetter has secured £10 million of capital from the British business bank as part of the financial institution's efforts to improve SME lending.
The Oxford technology cluster is more than pulling its weight when it comes to commercial successes, according to new findings.
New legislation brought in by the coalition government has opened up flexible working to employees across Britain.
Having closed four acquisitions in the last year, Patrick Gallagher was lauded for his efforts in closing deals and driving growth forward at CitySprint.
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.
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