Exports to China have more than doubled in this parliament and the UK recently overtook France to become the European Union’s second biggest exporter to the country.
Preparing for an exit needs to take place long before there’s an offer on the table. We spoke to Andrew Westhead, partner in tax at Grant Thornton, about how you can make sure your firm is in the best shape to maximise the return from any exit and what to do when an offer is on the table.
It's pumped into the background whether we're doing some spring time browsing or frantic Christmas shopping, but music in retail establishments has been proven to have a big impact on cash going into tills.
Real Business brings you a guide to those who have gone on to startup after appearing on MasterChef
Equity crowdfunding has helped make angel investing to a wider range of people, creating hundreds of thousands of new investors and greater opportunity for startups.
We spoke to Michael Kent, CEO of money transfer business Azimo, about growing a disruptive business and the future of fintech.
We hear from Col Skinner, owner of digital consultancy Profoundry, on how SMEs can target online advertising.
UK manufacturers are playing catch-up when it comes to automation, and an increase in tax benefits, better understanding from banks and a longer term view on return on investment from SMEs is needed to make sure the sector can compete.
UK exports increased by £0.2bn to £24.3bn in October, driven by silver sales, according to the Office for National Statistics UK trade figures.
The omnipresent rise of the smartphone and ecommerce means more shoppers are checking prices online while they shop – so-called “showrooming” – meaning smaller and independent retailers face losing sales to low-margin websites.
POD Point has reached its £1.2m target, in exchange for a 6.89 per cent stake, making it the third largest funding round in Seedrs’ history.
We spoke to small businesses trying to do good and turn a profit as the Christmas season increases demand for services.