Small business borrowing has hit a record high in the US, as October figures predict further growth ahead.
“Cyber threat is not around the corner”, says Duncan Sutcliffe, Director of Sutcliffe and Co, AIG’s partner in the government sanctioned cyber-security scheme for SMEs. “It is already here – we are the ones who need to catch up”.
Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has rejected accusations that it engineered the collapse of SME clients in order to make a profit.
Applications for Ulster Bank’s Business Achiever Awards are now being accepted, with a prize package worth over EUR 50,000 to be won.
A study by the accountancy software providers Sage Pay has found that 40% of businesses have been victims of fraud in the past 12 months, costing each one £4515 on average.
If your business advises other companies on professional matters and strategy, have you considered what can happen if you get things wrong?
Two fifths of jobs created in the UK since 2010 fall under the self-employed category, but the number of people actually running, directing or partnering in a business is down by 52,000, TUC research has revealed.