The State of Franchising In The UK (franchise sector)

The State of Franchising in the UK A survey by the British Franchise Association (BFA) in conjunction with Natwest has shown some interesting statistics. The first thing to consider is that during 2011 UK GDP grew by only 0.7%, whereas the UK franchise sector increased it’s economic contribution by 8%. During this same period franchise turnover
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Get A Quicker Business Loan Decision

We are often asked why it takes so long to get a decision on a business loan application. The bottom line is that bankers and entrepreneurs are fundamentally different people, what may be an absolute priority to you probably isn’t to your banker. Whichever way you look at it, you are not going to change
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RBS Desperate To Lend To UK Business (business finance)

We picked up a really interesting article about RBS and their willingness to lend to UK businesses, the article was based around a Sunday Times interview with RBS chairman Stephen Hester. The BBC article can be accessed here. Part of the interview quote was “We are lending as much as we can….we cannot force companies
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Cross Border Trading, Import & Export Finance

More and more UK businesses are now trading across borders, whether that be importing goods from China or Europe, whether that be selling on-line to businesses or consumers in America or beyond. The ease of electronic sales channels, ease of communication and accessible logistics all mean that importing and exporting is no longer the domain
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