Small Businesses

Options are not lacking for businesses looking for expansion funds

Restaurant finance: Getting money for expansion

By Melodie Michel

You’ve made it! You raised start-up funding and opened a successful business that is generating profits. Now it’s time to think about expansion – and this time there are plenty of options offered to you.

The government plans to help cut red tape for small businesses

Vince Cable pledges to cut red tape

By Mark Wingett

Business secretary Vince Cable is to outline plans today on how the Government will cut red tape for small businesses, including no new domestic laws for three years.