Growing willingness to consider swapping equity for cash and advice is evidence, one observer says, of a shift away from traditional reliance on banks for funding
Latest government figures reveal sharp rise in self employment and small drop in unemployment
TechCrunch - the industry panel that pushes the interests of the UK tech sector - calls for start up support and investment in digital skills
Small Business Saturday once again drives greater footfall to small independent businesses in the run-up to Christmas
Financial Conduct Authority announces that it will consider greater investor protection measures in light of concerns over developments in crowdfunding sector
Draft regulations call for public disclosure of payment performance to small suppliers
Crowdfunding experts highlight the continuing reliance on personal savings to finance start ups, when more funds are available from a growing list of sources.
Firms taking advantage of helpful environment to scale up the next stage of growth.
Inefficient and clunky dispute resolution system highlighted by FSB, who call for more help for SMEs embroiled in litigation