We are not too downbeat about this year. n fact, we’d go as far as saying 2011 will be a year of growth. Why the optimism? Well, interest rates remain at an all time low and, increasingly, we are seeing evidence that the banks are starting to lend. We recently helped one of our clients secure a 100% Loan To Value £2m facility. Currently we are helping a company sell its business and it has already achieved the full asking price thanks to the support of the purchaser’s bank.
The new standard rate of VAT could well become a permanent feature of the business landscape. The rate rose from 17.5 per cent to 20 per… Read More »New VAT rate could be a long-term measure
Are you feeling down about the economic outlook for 2011? You could be excused for feeling a little nervous at the very least, because daily… Read More »Are you feeling down about the economic outlook for 2011?
After all the cuts, now comes the Government’s drive to help stimulate business growth. There are going to be a minimum of 500,000 job losses… Read More »We’re backing small businesses, says Coalition
Comprehensive Spending Review: tackling the deficit Spending reviews have been part of the Governmental landscape since the late 1990s, but none have garnered quite the… Read More »Comprehensive Spending Review: tackling the deficit