According to the latest research from the Independent Chartered Accountants of England and Wales (ICAEW), late payments are more of a problem for businesses than they were last year.
The manufacturing industry in the UK employs 2.7 million people, contributing 11 per cent of Global Value Added (GVA).
Thousands of people who fall victim to scams are to receive new protection, after a number of the UK’s biggest banks agreed to introduce a new code.
MPs have urged businesses to consider vulnerable people’s access to financial services, with talk of the UK becoming a cashless society.
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has this month downgraded its growth expectations for the UK economy in response to “continued Brexit uncertainty”. In its quarterly economic forecast for Q1 2019, the figures show that UK GDP growth has been reduced to 1.2 per cent in 2019 and 1.3 per cent in 2020 as a…
Barclays bank have announced plans for a major lending fund worth £14 billion pounds, which will help small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to flourish once the UK has left the European Union (EU).