Tag : HM Treasury

Imposing ESG and Meeting Net Zero Is Too Expensive for UK SMEs; COP26 Lobby Group Claims

Tyler Smith
With SMEs being responsible for around half of carbon emissions, a group of financial services providers, including @FundingOptions and #Swishfund have signed an #openletter calling...

Funding Options: Why It’s Time To Drop ‘Alternative’ From ‘Alternative Finance’

Tyler Smith
Simon Cureton of @FundingOptions details the benefits of new competition, the hold that fintechs currently enjoy over their incumbent neighbours, and why exactly we should...

Future Fund Publishes Diversity Data on 971 Companies Approved for Convertible Loan Agreements

Polly Jean Harrison
Future Fund data released by @BritishBBank reveals #BAME and mixed management teams account for 63% of #CBILS funding, worth £570.4m...