Risk management post financial crisis – Business Finance Solutions

Risk Management  – Is it better now? I have recently taken part in a roundtable discussion on Responsible Financial Management organised and facilitated by the Open University Business School drawing together experienced people from both the world of business and academia. In particular the discussion focussed on what has changed since the onset of the […]

Enterprise Investment Scheme – More SME business funding solutions

Following on from our recent article on the new Business Bank, this is the latest in a series explaining the various government schemes aimed at increasing the availability of funding to businesses in the UK. Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) The Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) is aimed at assisting smaller companies raise capital by offering a range […]

Business Finance freely available says government and banks – REALLY?

Great news from Government and the big 4 Banks – ‘We want to solve funding problems and provide more business finance solutions now’. On the surface this is fantastic news.  However if we dig below the surface there is more to this than meets the eye.   I would ask two questions: Do they really mean […]