After the financial crisis, the Bank of England sought to relax financial barriers in a bid to foster competition. This gave rise to challengers such as Atom Bank, most of which have seen substantial success thanks to a reliance on mobile.
Some ten years ago, Caffeine opened its doors to stimulate growth for its clients. In that decade, we have worked with impatient leaders from companies of all sizes and sectors, done interviews for several books we have published and, of course, run a business which has in its own humble way grown steadily since we started.
Entrepreneurs like Mark Zuckerberg and Evan Spiegel have shown us there is no need for graduates to pay their dues and climb the corporate ladder to succeed in life. This shift in attitude has given rise to the millennial investor.
Ever evolving geopolitical events have had a huge impact on companies, with business leaders working hard to make sure they are prepared for future success. But we’ve found they can learn a thing or two from the top CFOs’ business strategies.
Star fund manager Neil Woodford has called for Britain to not overreact in response to the 2017 general election results, instead suggesting “not a lot has changed” economically.
As a British general election throws up a hung parliament situation for the second time in three votes, SME leaders feel their business issues will now slip down the pecking order.
Believe it or not, Domino’s Pizza is a stock market success story. And for those wanting to get in on the action, here’s your chance – it’s looking to make its sixth IPO.
Employers across the country, just like you, are helping to transform the UK retirement landscape by giving millions access to a pension scheme. But there are numerous aspects businesses need to take into account.
Most people involved in the startup or SME game will agree it’s risky business; and for many entrepreneurs navigating the competitive landscape, getting funded is a significant hurdle.
Food entrepreneur Alana Spencer tells Real Business about the whirlwind six months she’s had since winning the 12th series of The Apprentice.
Luke Hakes, investment director at Octopus Ventures, discusses what other British businesses can learn from mattress company eve Sleep’s growth story and why more businesses should be targeting that elusive IPO.
Tennis star Andy Murray has invested in another campaign as part of his aim to champion UK companies via the Seedrs crowdfunding platform.