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SME Auto-Enrolment Special Report

June 19, 2014

SME Auto-Enrolment Special Report

A specialist advice guide on automatic enrolment and what it means for your business.

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Q&A with Tina Goldsmith of micro-business Snuggle Sac

November 14, 2014

Q&A with Tina Goldsmith of micro-business Snuggle Sac

In the first of our weekly Q&As with small business founders, SME Web speaks to Tina Goldsmith, ...

Holiday pay ruling: is overtime allowance now law?

November 12, 2014

Holiday pay ruling: is overtime allowance now law?

Karen Fisher, partner at FPG, answers a reader question about the cost implications of the holiday p...

It's time for SMEs to get ready for Christmas

October 03, 2014

It's time for SMEs to get ready for Christmas

For online businesses preparing for Christmas this early isn't odd, it is actually incredibly savvy....

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November 21, 2014

Crowdfunding comes of age

David Prosser blogs about the growth of crowfdunding and what this alternative form of finance means for SMEs. 

November 21, 2014

Q&A with Caelen King of small business WhatClinic.com

In this week's Q&A with a SME owner, SME Web speaks to Caelen King (pictured), founder of small business WhatClinic....

November 20, 2014

Top tips to help SMEs prepare for the EU VAT changes

Advice from HMRC to help affected businesses prepare for the January 2015 EU VAT changes.

November 20, 2014

Global Entrepreneurship Week "raises awareness for available start-up support"

James Griffith, co-founder of start-up Mous, talks about the support they've been given and how the initiative can help ...

November 19, 2014

What to do if a customer refuses to pay

Silvia Castellanos Escofet, registered European lawyer at FPG, answers your queries regarding key issues related to our ...

November 19, 2014

Banks, bad behaviour and relationships

How would you define a relationship?

November 18, 2014

High growth small businesses drive UK economy

Britain's fastest growing smaller companies generated 36 per cent of UK economic growth last year.

November 17, 2014

SME owners' extra hours fuels £22bn economy boost

UK small business decision makers contribute £22bn to the UK economy by working overtime.

November 17, 2014

Number of active UK companies hits three million

The number of active businesses in the UK has grown by 3.9 per cent in the six months to June 2014 to three million comp...

November 14, 2014

Government-backed competition offers prize worth £30,000 for SME success story

Small businesses can win a £30,000 prize package when entering their business story in the GREAT Faces of British Busine...

November 14, 2014

Global Entrepreneurship Week events to support early-stage start-ups

The world's largest campaign to promote entrepreneurship returns 17-23 November with events taking place in the UK.

November 14, 2014

Q&A with Tina Goldsmith of micro-business Snuggle Sac

In the first of our weekly Q&As with small business founders, SME Web speaks to Tina Goldsmith, owner of micro-busin...

November 13, 2014

Export Week: UK SMEs start to export earlier

More than two thirds of export start-ups in the last seven years began exporting in their first year, new research shows...

November 13, 2014

Hold on interest rates "should keep small business confidence high"

The Bank of England inflation report has signalled no interest hike until autumn 2015, keeping it at a record low of 0.5...

November 12, 2014

Holiday pay ruling: is overtime allowance now law?

Karen Fisher, partner at FPG, answers a reader question about the cost implications of the holiday pay ruling.

November 12, 2014

UK SMEs being encouraged to grow their exports - really?

For some time now we’ve been told that the economy is growing, the recession is over and the government has been encoura...

November 12, 2014

FCA fines five banks £1bn for foreign exchange failures

City regulator the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has fined HSBC, Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), Citibank, JPMorgan Ch...

November 11, 2014

Britain’s infrastructure boom and EU reform – five things we learned from the CBI conference

The three major political party leaders tried to woo Britain’s businesses yesterday at the CBI annual conference – and e...

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