Small Business news feeds

There has been a significant upturn in online sales during the prolonged hot weather according to a new survey of British ecommerce retailers.
Publication of the Government's Brexit White Paper has been welcomed by business groups but there are still more questions than answers.
Almost six in ten UK employers are taking significant steps to tackle the gender pay gap according to new research.
The latest Government trade figures show that exports reached a record high of £620 billion in the year to May 2018.
Barclays has increased its unsecured lending limit from £50,000 to £100,000 as a result of new research that shows the importance of faster finance for small and medium-sized enterprises.
The Government has published the names of 239 employers found to have underpaid 22,400 UK workers by a total of £1.44 million.
Economic conditions remain "sluggish" and the forecast is subdued, according to the latest Quarterly Economic Survey from the British Chambers of Commerce.
A survey of 2,000 public and private sector contractors has found there is widespread dissatisfaction about current and proposed IR35 off-payroll tax rules.
With the decline of bricks and mortar retailing, high streets and town centres need to be transformed into community hubs, according to an independent review.
A new study has found that small firms are losing more than £13.6 billion a year by failing to take care of their legal issues.