An annual survey has found that the UK’s entrepreneurial performance has increased by 10 per cent since 2011 to an all-time high and is bouncing back after a decline in 2014.
The number of academy trusts issued with Government warnings for financial mismanagement has increased by more than 250 per cent in a year, a report has revealed.
Business groups are calling on Chancellor Philip Hammond to put investment at the heart of his Autumn Statement and use the event to help firms “find more opportunities” through targeted tax breaks that will boost long-term growth and raise living standards.
According to Google’s start-up hub, Campus London, the biggest obstacle preventing start-ups scaling up to the next level is the difficulty of finding people with the right skills to employ.
The Government will publish the financial records of academy trusts in a bid to improve transparency, accountability and financial oversight in the public sector, a report has revealed.
According to a recent study, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the UK could be at risk to the tune of £34.6bn if they fail to protect themselves from the expected currency turbulence in the aftermath of the US presidential election.
The search is on to find the top 50 growth-stage tech firms in the UK that could qualify to join the Future Fifty and Upscale UK programmes, which help to support the UK technology sector.
Santander bank has launched a programme that will match 30 female entrepreneurs with female mentors who run enterprises with multi-million pound revenues in a bid to mentor the next generation of businesswomen.
The education secretary has today announced that she wants teachers’ pay rises to be capped at an average of one per cent next year.
According to recent figures from HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC), paper tax returns accounted for just 11 per cent of the 10.39 million filed in 2015, which was 340,000 fewer than in the year before.