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Business Finance: securing finance for growth needn’t be complex
19 September 2016

Business Finance: securing finance for growth needn’t be complex

This week sees our second instalment in City A.M's ‘Building Britain’s Businesses’ feature where we discuss what it takes for small business owners to enable continued business growth, and how a business loan or ...

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Q & A: How has SME finance changed since Brexit?
13 September 2016

Q & A: How has SME finance changed since Brexit?

Every Thursday until December, we will feature in City A.M.’s ‘Building Britain’s Businesses’ segment, highlighting important issues that affect many SME businesses and the economy.

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A simple guide to Professional Indemnity Insurance
9 September 2016

A simple guide to Professional Indemnity Insurance

Professional Indemnity Insurance (PII) is necessary to provide businesses with the relevant cover for damage costs, which may be incurred if a claim is made by their clients in the event of an error. The insurance...

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What Bank Holiday? SMEs working around the clock to make business a success
26 August 2016

What Bank Holiday? SMEs working around the clock to make business a success

With the August Bank Holiday looming, many will be preparing themselves for a relaxing weekend. However, over three quarters (78%) of small to medium sized business will be working this bank holiday.

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LDF invest in employee satisfaction as national level hits a high
23 August 2016

LDF invest in employee satisfaction as national level hits a high

The latest ‘Employee Outlook’ report, conducted by the CIPD, highlights that job satisfaction has dropped to +40 (from +48 in Autumn 2015), whereas, employees in micro businesses report the highest levels of job...

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Leeds-based SME unveils ambitious growth for 2016
17 August 2016

Leeds-based SME unveils ambitious growth for 2016

We recently revealed the issues presently facing British start-ups, with 30% of SME owners saying funding issues are the biggest barriers to their business growth.

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£27,520: The Start Up Sum for Success
15 August 2016

£27,520: The Start Up Sum for Success

A survey of 850 SMEs has revealed the average amount needed to start a business in the UK today is £27,520.

The report by LDF shows Manchester is the most expensive place to start up. Newcastle was the most...

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LDF and Metro Bank provide new £30 million lending solution
10 August 2016

LDF and Metro Bank provide new £30 million lending solution

Independent finance provider, LDF and Metro Bank will be working together to provide a brand new £30 million lending solution to support professional firms, challenging traditional funding options.

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UK Finance flaws fail British start ups
28 July 2016

UK Finance flaws fail British start ups

They are the backbone of our British economy, but a survey by LDF has found small businesses are being failed by antiquated financial process, with funding issues cited by 30% of SME owners as the biggest barrier to...

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Tax Self-assessment: Simplify your return by submitting online
28 July 2016

Tax Self-assessment: Simplify your return by submitting online

With the self-assessment tax deadline now just days away, many businesses will need to pay the second installment of their self-assessment tax bill.

In the first half of the year, HMRC reported that the highest...

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Peter Alderson, Finance Monthly CEO Awards 2016 Winner
6 July 2016

Peter Alderson, Finance Monthly CEO Awards 2016 Winner

We are delighted to announce that LDF’s Managing Director, Peter Alderson has been recognised in this year’s Finance Monthly CEO Awards as a leading light in the industry.  

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Operating Leases can support constraints on school budgets
23 June 2016

Operating Leases can support constraints on school budgets

A recent survey conducted by the Sutton Trust and the Education Endowment Foundation, revealed that 6% of teachers reported using pupil premiums to fill holes in their school budgets. The premium, introduced in 2011...

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UK micro-business owners hits 2.2 million
20 June 2016

UK micro-business owners hits 2.2 million

Recent figures released by Direct Line for Business revealed that there are nearly 2.2 million micro-businesses operating in the UK, suggesting that, “one in thirty Britons could be a microbusiness owner”.

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Brexit: How could leaving the EU affect my business?
15 June 2016

Brexit: How could leaving the EU affect my business?

Next week the UK will vote to decide whether Great Britain will stay within, or exit, the European Union. With both sides arguing their case, one topic that hasn’t been covered as extensively as others is the...

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Short or long term business loans: What is best for you?
8 June 2016

Short or long term business loans: What is best for you?

Business loans can be used to cover a huge variety of needs, from helping with short term cash flow issues to investing in a long term business growth strategy.

According to the Small Business Survey from 2015,...

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