Content written by Cindy Yip

Reinvigorate and stimulate your cash flow

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...

Blog - Apr 2016
Lack of online presence is one of the top three…

Marketing and the digital tools that can be used has evolved rapidly over the past decade. Small business owners now have an array of options when it comes to raising awareness of their company. From...

Blog - Apr 2016
New regulation to give hope to SMEs rejected by banks…

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...

Blog - Apr 2016
How FinTechs disrupt retail banking and other financial services
The Budget 2016: How does it affect SMEs?

On March 16th 2016, Chancellor George Osborne delivered the Budget to Parliament; below are the key announcements that could impact small and medium-sized...

Blog - Apr 2016
How to build a healthy commercial credit score

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...

Blog - Apr 2016
New data sharing rules will help 50,000 smaller businesses

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...

Blog - Mar 2016
2015 saw a record number of start-ups in Britain but…

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...

Blog - Mar 2016
Spring clean your business

Spring is upon us and so is the new Financial Year, there’s no better way to step back from your business, recuperate, reorganise and refresh. Update your business plan Hopefully you...

Blog - Mar 2016
Finding your most valuable B2B customers

All customers are not created equal. Every business will find some customers more valuable than others for various reasons; whether it’s by the value of purchase, ease of managing the account or...

Blog - Mar 2016
Preparing to successfully navigate through the new tax year

Cash flow is fundamental for any business, both for survival and future growth, but in today’s volatile economic climate, it can be difficult to keep on top of it all and maintain a positive cash...

Blog - Mar 2016
Tips to improving your digital marketing

55 per cent of B2B buyers search for information on social media with 52 per cent of B2B buyers saying they expect half of their purchases to be made online by 20181. Yet whilst 95 per cent of B2B...

Blog - Feb 2016
Credit check your customers to improve cash flow

Cash flow is the net amount of cash going in and out of the business. Positive cash flow indicates a company’s liquid assets are increasing, enabling it to settle debts, reinvest and give out...

Blog - Feb 2016