28 January 2020

£40 million unlocked for Midlands’ businesses as MEIF reveals new loan fund

• Midlands Engine Investment Fund launches new loan fund • The FSE Group appointed to manage £40 million of debt finance • Fund to address regional demand for alternative debt finance options The Midlands Engine Investment Fund (MEIF) has appointed a new fund manager and made £40 million available to invest in the region’s small […]

15 January 2020

British Business Bank responds to National Audit Office report

Commenting on the report, British Business Bank CEO, Keith Morgan, said: “We welcome the NAO’s findings that the British Business Bank has performed well against its objectives, enabling additional growth in UK SMEs as a result of our activities. “The NAO has provided a robust evidence base, culminating in a balanced report. As well as […]

15 January 2020

Sheffield firm SlothMove wins mentoring session with former ‘dragon’ Piers Linney

SlothMove lets users update their address with TV Licensing, loyalty programmes and all their utility companies in one go by filling in a simple online form. Based in Sheffield, the company has been up and running for eight months, helping house-moving Britons save time and money. The founder entered the Small Business Advice Week competition […]