Responding to the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) showing that UK gross domestic product (GDP) and total exports dropped by 7.8% and 10.3% respectively in February 2021 compared to the same month last year, Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) National …

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Fresh Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) research shows those selling into the bloc suffering more as a result of new paperwork than importers. Vast majority of those doing business in Europe hit by shipment delays or loss of goods. More …

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Responding to the launch of the British Business Bank (BBB)’s latest Small Business Finance Markets report, which shows gross bank lending (excluding overdrafts) to smaller businesses rose to £104bn in 2020, 82% higher than in 2019, Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) …

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Responding to this afternoon’s Prime Ministerial address in the House of Commons, Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) National Chairman Mike Cherry said: “This road map provides some much-needed clarity for small businesses in England, which have faced an incredibly tough year. The Government’s …

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Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) research shows 1,000,000 small firms left out of support measures, including those in supply chains saddled with rents and rising business rates.   New figures show shortcomings of sector-based support, with analysis indicating majority of furloughed …

Small firms call for “most ambitious Budget in modern history” as one in five overlooked by existing support Read more »