Personal insolvencies at 10 year low

The number of people being declared insolvent has fallen to its lowest level for nearly a decade, official figures show. The Insolvency Service said 18,866 individuals became insolvent in England and Wales between April and June. That is a fall of 29.3% on the same period a year ago, and the lowest total since the […]

September 4, 2015  Tags: , ,   Posted in: Business Survival, Business Win, Growing Economy, Uncategorized  No Comments

Solar farm mutual shines on community

A new solar farm is part of the Big60Million community energy project which is part owned by local villagers. The group has a three further farms in Kent, Warwickshire and Stratford-upon-Avon, with planning permission secured for a fourth in Swindon is spread out over 23 acres. Big60 boss Toddington Harper was passionate about the benefits […]

April 27, 2015  Tags: , , , , ,   Posted in: Building Businesses, Business Survival, Business Win, Gloucestershire Businesses, Growing Business, Growing Economy, Technological Businesses, Uncategorized  No Comments

FTSE breaks 7,000 record

Britain’s benchmark FTSE 100 share index has risen above the psychologically important 7,000 level for the first time. The FTSE 100 has broken through the 7,000 level for the first time in its history, propelled by investor hopes that interest rates will stay at record lows and signs that Greece will stave off a deeper […]

March 23, 2015  Tags: , , , , , ,   Posted in: Business Finance, Business Growth, Business Win, Finance Business, Global Businesses, Growing Businesses, Growing Economy, Share Floatation, Uncategorized, Winning Businesses  No Comments

US Federal Reserve ends QE programme

The US Federal Reserve has said that it is ending its quantitative easing (QE) stimulus programme which it began in 2008. The Fed said it was confident the US economic recovery would continue, despite a global economic slowdown as the targets for inflation and reduction in unemployment were on track, the Fed said in a […]

October 30, 2014  Tags: , , , , , ,   Posted in: Business Finance, Business Growth, Business Win, Finance Business, Growing Business, Growing Businesses, Growing Economy, Uncategorized  No Comments

Singapore ranks best country for business

Singapore has been ranked the best country to do business for a ninth consecutive year, according to an annual survey by the World Bank. New Zealand came second and Hong Kong third in the lender’s “Doing Business” report which rates 189 nations by the ease in which firms can operate there. The UK moved up […]

October 20, 2014  Tags: , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Building Businesses, Business Development, Business Growth, Business Win, Global Business, Global Businesses, Growing Business, Growing Economy, Uncategorized  No Comments

UK retail sales rise points to growing economy

Rising UK retail sales figures have helped to raise hopes that the UK’s economy may be growing again.The Office for National Statistics said sales volumes in July rose by 0.3%, and were up 2.8% from a year earlier. It also revised June’s monthly sales increase up to 0.8% from 0.1%. Analysts now believe that initial […]

September 12, 2012  Tags: , ,   Posted in: Business Win, Growing Businesses, Growing Economy, Growing Sales, Uncategorized  No Comments

UK manufacturing sector returns to growth

The UK’s manufacturing sector has returned to growth, with overall activity at its highest level for eight months.The purchasing managers’ index (PMI) from Markit/Cips recorded a level of 52.1 last month, up from December’s revised reading of 49.7. A reading above 50 indicates that the sector is expanding. The survey found a sharp increase in […]

February 22, 2012  Tags: , , , ,   Posted in: Building Businesses, Business Win, Growing Businesses, Growing Economy, Uncategorized  No Comments

UK borrowing costs at record low

The UK government’s cost of borrowing in markets briefly fell to a record low last week.The 10 year gilt yield fell below 2% in thin post Christmas trading. The 10 year gilt yield – which indicates the interest rate the Treasury would probably have to pay if it wanted to borrow more money for that […]

January 3, 2012  Tags: , ,   Posted in: Business Growth, Business Survival, Business Win, Growing Economy, Uncategorized  No Comments

UK economic growth revised up to 0.6% by officials

The UK economy grew by 0.6% between July and September, official figures have shown- which is faster than previous estimates of 0.5%.Growth was driven by strong performance in the service sector and construction. However, the growth estimate for the second quarter of the year was revised down from 0.1% to zero by the Office for […]

December 29, 2011  Tags: , , , ,   Posted in: Business Growth, Business Win, Exporting Businesses, Growing Economy, Uncategorized  No Comments

Holiday Cottages in Cornwall boosted by Business Win

Business Win boosts Holiday Cottages in Cornwall who are promoting  Christmas & New Year Holiday Bargains with a 10% discount!Treat your family to a Christmas and New Year to remember at our fantastic Retallack Resort and Spa in Cornwall- a delightful retreat set in a fantastic location with convenient access to all that Cornwall has to offer. […]

December 13, 2011  Tags: , , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Building Businesses, Business Growth, Business Services, Business Win, Growing Business, Uncategorized, Winning Business  No Comments