The Local Government Association has revealed it can fix poor broadband coverage and ramp up business skills.
Business located in the North East and North West of England have received more Regional Growth Fund (RGF) commitments than any other regions in the country, new statistics have showed.
The GROW:OffshoreWind fund and advisory service is aiding SME manufacturers target the burgeoning renewables sector.
Labour's shadow business secretary Chuka Umunna will today hit out at the performance of the coalition's Regional Growth Fund (RGF), which distributes business funding around the country.
Of the £2.6bn allocated for the Regional Growth Fund (RGF), a government reserve set up to boost regional economies, only £492m have reached targeted projects, a new report revealed.
There's just two weeks left to apply for your slice of this year's Regional Growth Fund (RGF) finance, which closes on the 9th December.
The Department for Business has asked Real Business to publish this fact sheet explaining how the RGF funding works.
The next round of the Regional Growth Fund is due to open in October, but be careful not to miss out – the round is only open until December.
The half a billion pounds of investment on offer will help to rebalance the economy by supporting 102 different projects and programmes from all sectors, small businesses and local partnerships across England.
The Young Company of the Year finalist has won support from the government for its £10.8m R&D centre focused on anti-viral and anti-bacterial drugs.
150 per cent more SMEs have approached community finance providers for funding this year – but who exactly are these "ethical lenders"?
A military charity campaign will try to convince local authorities to improve access to finance for SMEs, through banking facilities that understand their local community.