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Business confidence and its impact on UK SMEs

It’s perhaps unsurprising that a global pandemic, national lockdowns, Brexit and a potential double-dip recession have knocked business confidence in the UK over the past 12-months. However, 2021 has started […]

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Scrookell
March 31, 2021

It’s a significant week for us at Capify, as we announce the launch of our new £50m Small Business Fund, which we have created to support SMEs that are in […]

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Scrookell
March 23, 2021

The opportunity for eCommerce businesses in 2021 is huge. According to a report published by Shopify, global online sales reached an all-time high of 16.4% of total global retail sales […]

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Scrookell
March 4, 2021

Yesterday, Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak delivered his much-anticipated Spring Budget, outlining a £65bn three-point plan focused on supporting British people and businesses, fixing the public finances and building […]

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Ashley Smith
February 16, 2021

It’s perhaps unsurprising that a global pandemic, national lockdowns, Brexit and a potential double-dip recession have knocked business confidence in the UK over the past 12-months. However, 2021 has started […]

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Ashley Smith
February 10, 2021

Each year the UK celebrates National Apprenticeship Week – an annual event to shine a light on apprenticeships, showcase the fantastic benefits they offer, and highlight their importance to the […]

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Ashley Smith
January 28, 2021

FAQs – Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme The Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS) was first introduced by the UK government in March 2020 to provide vital financial support to […]

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Ashley Smith
January 14, 2021

As we begin a new year and leave behind one the most challenging years for SMEs across the UK, now is the time to begin thinking about what 2021 might […]

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Ashley Smith
December 18, 2020

In the UK, almost 60 per cent of businesses operate as sole traders, and it’s easy to see why. The set-up process is free and straightforward, helping lots of self-employed […]

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Ashley Smith
December 7, 2020

Online marketplaces have been growing in popularity for more than a decade, with consumers preferring the convenience that these digital platforms can provide. Then the coronavirus pandemic hit and forced […]

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Scrookell
December 3, 2020

Internet usage has been steadily increasing each year, but the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic have seen a dramatic shift to online and as a result, the opportunity for e-commerce […]

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Scrookell
November 25, 2020

For retail businesses, the festive shopping season is typically the busiest period for sales. It’s not uncommon in the three months before Christmas, referred to as the ‘Golden Quarter’, for […]

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Scrookell
November 18, 2020

Strong cash flow is important for any business, but for SMEs it’s the lifeblood of their operations. Cash flow is all about the amount of money coming in and out […]

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