HMRC's changes to the tax treatment of dividends leads to more small business paying out more profits as dividends
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New small business minister comes from a business background, having started her own business.
Latest Bibby survey uncovers true scale of bad debts among SMEs, with almost a million and a half hit by the need to write off debt
Major report on the state of the UK's broadband infrastructure calls for separation of Openreach from BT and improvements in SME broadband services
Another provider of small loans to SMEs launches, this time with emphasis on a flat loan fee and personal evaluation of borrower beyond algorithms used by many lenders
So-called 'challenger' bank shelves plans to move beyond retail lending to small businesses following UK vote to leave EU.
The first readings of business confidence post-Brexit start to show how confidence among small firms has been rocked, jeopardising the optimism of the previous 12 months.
Chancellor visits China to shore up interest in UK trade deal as latest UK confidence barometer shows sharpest contraction since the height of the financial crisis
CBI lays out its priorities for any Brexit strategy, calling on new PM to emphasis market access and replace important EU support to small business
Latest accounts from British Business Bank reveal more lending to small buisnesses, through a greater range of channels than before, with the rate of return increasing to 2%