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Naked ambition: The protest aimed to highlight lack of transparency in US banking

London startup TransferWise leads underwear protest in New York

Spectacle designed to highlighting lack of transparency in US banking practices

Euro grown: Mid-market enterprise is now on of the biggest European sectors

Mid-market enterprises contribute €1 trillion to European economy in 2014

Report by Sage predicts output to reach €1.2 trillion by 2019

CBI: Flexible contracts ‘support business growth’

Business body responds to figures suggesting there are 1.8m zero-hours workers in the UK

Worldwide web: Digital platforms can help international expansion

Lack of digital and foreign markets expertise top concerns for SMEs

Effective online and overseas trading still beyond many businesses

Record time: The Pebble Kickstarter campaign is among the fastest in history

Crowdfunding campaign hits $500,000 target in 17 minutes

Pebble Time hits $500,000 in record time – but CEO admits campaign was “a stunt”

Borrowed time: SME are optimistic on funding despite past rejections

Banks reject one in four tech SME funding applications 

But one-third of small IT businesses still plan to apply for funding in new financial year

In fashion: SyShowcase is billed as a cross between Avon and SpaceNK

MyShowcase raises £1.2m in 24 Haymarket Group-led funding round

M&A advisor D5 Capital helps to raise investment

Up and away: UK export is buoyant

UK exporters confident about year ahead

British exporters ‘rising to challenge’ despite uncertain global outlook, says BCC director-general

Online support: MVF helps global brands in their online markeplace

Bridgepoint Development Capital buys 40% stake in high-growth tech company MVF

Cavendish Corporate Finance leads on sale

100 biggest supporters of UK entrepreneurship announced

Maserati 100 celebrates business leaders helping next generation of British entrepreneurs

Nominations for 2015 M&A Awards now open

Prestigious June ceremony announced for ninth annual awards

Safety in numbers: Tusker provides salary sacrifice car schemes

ECI Partners invests in Tusker following Smedvig exit

Profitable exit for VC firm

Cashflow: The deal will free up $420m for business loans

Funding Circle partners with Victory Park Capital

UK and US-based organisations in trans-atlantic partnership

Word-of-mouth: Shopa monitises online recommendations

Shopa secures £11m from Octopus and Notion

Social shopping site sees one of the most successful Series A rounds for a UK start-up

Background checks: Onfido provides CV security

Spotify backers raise $4.5 for Onfido 

Wellington Partners lead Series A funding round in online background checking business

Against the clock: Timekeeping has been linked to financial performance

One in three SMEs too busy to formulate growth strategy

Small firms with best timekeeping 20% more likely to show growth

Mail files: WeTransfer sends files to users that may to too large for email attachments

WeTransfer raises $25m in Series A funding round

File-transfer service secures funding in financing round led by Highland Capital Partners Europe

Women with £1m income up 29% in 12 months

But 11 times more men still earn landmark figure or higher

Two-tier: The gap is growing between the haves and have nots in terms of pay

Pay disparity creating two-tier labour market, says CIPD report

SMEs more confident about employment prospects – but less likely to conduct pay reviews

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