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According to business and energy secretary Greg Clark, who was recently appointed by new prime minister Theresa May, Britain’s entrepreneurs have received £250m worth of investment from the government’s Start Up Loans programme.
UK SMEs are missing out on opportunities as they remain oblivious to alternative finance and government schemes. This has been at the forefront of news since 2013. And now, with Lord Young declaring that government support has helped small businesses grow, it's time to look at but a few initiatives that helped inspired ideas or get businesses off the ground.
The Government has today announced it has delivered the 20,000th of its Start Up Loans.
Former Apprentice winner Yasmina Siadatan on how to make the leap from unemployed to entrepreneur.