Amazon announced the 2018 holiday shopping season was one for the record books. And small and medium-sized businesses contributed to more than 50% of the items sold on Amazon stores this holiday season. There is no denying the negative impact Amazon has had on local small businesses. But for those businesses who are able to Read More
A healthy cash flow is vital to any business, but businesses that issue invoices to other businesses may sometimes find that they are not receiving payment promptly or early enough, causing cash flow issues. There are myths surrounding invoice finance that we have sought to answer: Myth one: It worries and repels customers FACT: Clients may Read More
Funding is one of the primary concerns for any startup business – whether it’s the initial injection of capital that gets you going, or that line of credit that keeps you afloat as you establish yourself as a profitable growing business. We’re pleased to say that we’ve seen many startups achieve success on this front Read More
When it comes to your business’s finances, determining success can be challenging.
It’s all too easy to oversimplify financial success or failure into profit or loss. But the reality is far more complex than that Read More
One third of UK SMEs do not secure the funding that they need. According to the Genesis Initiative 46% of SMEs who applied for funding to their bank were declined. Of that, over half looked no further as they were unaware of the funding options available to them from alternative lenders such as Regency Factors. Read More
The number of SME business owners struggling financially and suffering from mental health issues as a result, has risen dramatically since last year, new research has found. Half of SME owners’ businesses – 23% more than last year – have been on the brink of bankruptcy or liquidation, or could be soon due to late Read More
Cashflow is the lifeblood of any business. Is your working capital working for you? Read More