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Knowing your customers and suppliers’ can help prevent...

Posted on Apr 30 2016 by
Knowing your customers and suppliers’ financial status is important. If you give or extend credit to customers, or your operations rely heavily on a few suppliers, their cash flow and operational problems can quickly become...

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More than one in four Britons won’t shop around for the be...

Posted on Apr 28 2016 by
Britons could be throwing away hundreds of pounds every year by not shopping around for the best deals, our research has found. The YouGov survey revealed that more than one in four (26%) of 18 to 55-year-olds are unwilling to...

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Reinvigorate and stimulate your cash flow...

Posted on Apr 16 2016 by
You’ve all heard it before, cash flow is king. Whether you’ve just set up your business or you’re an established and growing business, a constant flow of cash is key to running a successful business. With the economy being...

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New regulation to give hope to SMEs rejected by banks for fi...

Posted on Apr 08 2016 by
In March’s Budget 2016, it was announced which three organisations would be the designated finance platforms under the Small and Medium Sized Business (Finance Platforms) Regulations 2015. The objective of the regulation was...

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7 types of funding available to SMEs and trends in lending...

Posted on Apr 06 2016 by
Whether you’re a start-up or a mature business, at some point in time you’re likely to require finance. But how do you determine which type of finance is right for your business and crucially, what are your chances of...

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How to build a healthy commercial credit score...

Posted on Apr 01 2016 by
Your commercial credit score could be one way in which lenders and other companies you do business with assess your financial stability and set payment terms for you. Your commercial credit report says a lot about your business,...

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New data sharing rules will help 50,000 smaller businesses...

Posted on Mar 28 2016 by
Following a Bank of England-commissioned report, changes will be made to credit data sharing rules. The change to the Principles of Reciprocity (PoR) allow trade credit providers who agree to share their sales ledger data to...

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2015 saw a record number of start-ups in Britain but the pla...

Posted on Mar 24 2016 by
2015 saw a record number of start-ups in Britain, 608,110 companies were registered with Companies House, an increase from the 2014 figure of 581,173. The figures for 2016 are on course to beat this even more with over 145,000...

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Do you require a one-off business credit report on your busi...

Posted on Mar 17 2016 by
You may require a one-off copy of your business credit report because you’re curious about your score, or you’ve been turned down for credit and want to know why. But have you ever considered the additional benefits that...

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