Why the banks don’t care about SMEs


Since the last crash, the banks have been less than supportive when it comes to lending to SMEs. Alternative lenders are a great option, but why are SMEs still so nervous about borrowing?

UK SMEs are losing over ?9bn through invoice fraud every year

Recently published research states that 58 per cent of SME owners think the impact of modern-day invoice fraud on their business would be minimal and that they would lose only a small amount of money if they were targeted. Sadly, this confidence is misplaced.

Brexiteers unite! You have everything to gain from blockchain

In the firmament of Brexit debate emerges an article by Haakon Overli, founding partner of Dawn Venture Capital, published in the Sunday Telegraph. It argues that the use of blockchain can and should be the bedrock for the post-Brexit environment.