Most businesses ‘unimpressed’ by Prompt Payment Code

Most businesses ‘unimpressed’ by Prompt Payment Code

 

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The Prompt Payment Code has failed to improve conditions for the majority of British businesses, according to the findings of a study by accountancy software developer Sage UK & Ireland.

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The Prompt Payment Code has failed to improve conditions for the majority of British businesses, according to the findings of a study by accountancy software developer Sage UK & Ireland.

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GDP growth in Q4 2013 hints at stable economic recovery

GDP growth in Q4 2013 hints at stable economic recovery

 

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The economic recovery may be moving on from ‘green shoots’ to more stable growth, with 2013 the strongest year since 2007, before shocks like the sub-prime lending crisis, the credit crunch, and …

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The economic recovery may be moving on from ‘green shoots’ to more stable growth, with 2013 the strongest year since 2007, before shocks like the sub-prime lending crisis, the credit crunch, and …

Cash flow seminar makes perfect ‘tax holiday’ reading

Cash flow seminar makes perfect ‘tax holiday’ reading

 

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If you’re in business, the period between filing your tax return at the end of January, and your next one becoming due in April, can feel like something of a …

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If you’re in business, the period between filing your tax return at the end of January, and your next one becoming due in April, can feel like something of a …

CPA ready for FCA licensing

CPA ready for FCA licensing

 

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You may or may not know that consumer credit licences are soon going to change – in fact, from the end of March 2014, all existing consumer credit licences will no …

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You may or may not know that consumer credit licences are soon going to change – in fact, from the end of March 2014, all existing consumer credit licences will no …

IMF director looks ahead to ‘seven strong years’

IMF director looks ahead to ‘seven strong years’

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In an optimistic speech, IMF managing director Christine Lagarde this month spoke of the potential for the ‘seven weak years’ of the recession to now lead into ‘seven strong years’ for global economies.


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In an optimistic speech, IMF managing director Christine Lagarde this month spoke of the potential for the ‘seven weak years’ of the recession to now lead into ‘seven strong years’ for global economies.


‘Can I Zapp it?’ Banks announce support for mobile ePOS app

‘Can I Zapp it?’ Banks announce support for mobile ePOS app

 

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It seems 2014 could finally be the year that people start paying for purchases using their mobile phone, as several of the high street banks have announced their support for ePOS …

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It seems 2014 could finally be the year that people start paying for purchases using their mobile phone, as several of the high street banks have announced their support for ePOS …

Barclays and BlueBay to offer ‘one lender’ loans

Barclays and BlueBay to offer ‘one lender’ loans

 

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Barclays have announced that they are joining forces with BlueBay Asset Management’s Direct Lending Fund to pool their financial resources and offer ‘unitranche’ loans with common terms, a single rate of interest, …

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Barclays have announced that they are joining forces with BlueBay Asset Management’s Direct Lending Fund to pool their financial resources and offer ‘unitranche’ loans with common terms, a single rate of interest, …

Zombie businesses lurch towards recovery

Zombie businesses lurch towards recovery

 

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The end of the recession may have come just in time for many so-called ‘zombie businesses’, which were living on borrowed time during the worst of the economic turbulence.


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The end of the recession may have come just in time for many so-called ‘zombie businesses’, which were living on borrowed time during the worst of the economic turbulence.


Two in three UK businesses show signs of growth

Two in three UK businesses show signs of growth

 

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R3 – the Association of Business Recovery Professionals recently published promising figures for UK businesses, which suggested that more than two thirds are currently experiencing at least one indicator of positive …

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R3 – the Association of Business Recovery Professionals recently published promising figures for UK businesses, which suggested that more than two thirds are currently experiencing at least one indicator of positive …

Cash flow holds businesses back from recovery

Cash flow holds businesses back from recovery

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Business cash flow could prove to be a major stumbling block during the coming months of recovery, according to a report from the British Chambers of Commerce.


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Business cash flow could prove to be a major stumbling block during the coming months of recovery, according to a report from the British Chambers of Commerce.