Business Funding – A not so gloomy outlook

Despite the anticipated predictions that business funding would increase by 2% this year, it actually went down by approximately 5.5%. Lord Bamford, CEO of JCB construction company, commented this weekend that it was absolutely crucial for UK investment to rise dramatically in order to sustain the economy.

The private sector are however making new funds available for SMEs. The large audit firm KPMG has committed £20m into technology investment in the next year, whilst online commerce giant Amazon offers alternative finance and loans for sellers to apply for.

About The Author