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  • Mynd ar Eich Pen Eich Hun: Deall Hunangyflogaeth yng Nghymru

    Mynd ar Eich Pen Eich Hun: Deall Hunangyflogaeth yng Nghymru

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  • Going Solo: Understanding Self-Employment in Wales

    Going Solo: Understanding Self-Employment in Wales

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  • Sichrau Bod Brexit yn Gweithio I Fusnesau Llai Cymru

    Sichrau Bod Brexit yn Gweithio I Fusnesau Llai Cymru

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  • Making Brexit work for Wales

    Making Brexit work for Wales' smaller businesses

    A new report from FSB Wales on what smaller businesses want from Brexit Download
  • October 2017 - Islands Bill (Stage 1) Evidence

    October 2017 - Islands Bill (Stage 1) Evidence

    This is the FSB's response to the Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee's call for evidence on Stage 1 of the Islands Bill. FSB argue that island-based businesses want to see diverse, motivated, economically and socially active communities, while maintaining and sustaining the environmental and cultural attributes that make each island so special.

     

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  • Canol Coll Cymru

    Canol Coll Cymru

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  • Wales

    Wales' Missing Middle

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  • Impact of Government Policy Index

    Impact of Government Policy Index

    FSB and Cebr have created a new index which tracks the costs and benefits for businesses arising from direct government policies in relation to taxation and government reliefs and incentives as applicable to smaller businesses. Download
  • SBI Scotland - Q3 2017 - Scottish small business confidence slides as costs rise

    SBI Scotland - Q3 2017 - Scottish small business confidence slides as costs rise

    Scottish small business confidence fell in the third quarter of 2017 from -3.8 points to -15.2 points. The index shows that a net balance of 7% of firms plan to increase their investment in the next quarter, up from 6% earlier in the year.  Download
  • FSB Voice of Small Business Index Q3 2017

    FSB Voice of Small Business Index Q3 2017

    The SBI stands at +1 in Q3 2017, down from +15 in Q2.  Download
  • Selling Wales to the World Consultation Response

    Selling Wales to the World Consultation Response

         FSB Wales response to Welsh Government consultation on Selling Wales to the World Download
  • Wellbeing in Small Business: How you can help

    Wellbeing in Small Business: How you can help

    FSB has launched a new short guide aimed at promoting wellbeing among the UK's small businesses and self-employed.  Download
  • September 2017 - Immigration Inquiry

    September 2017 - Immigration Inquiry

    This is FSB's response to the Scottish Parliament's Culture, Tourism, Europe and External Relations Committee's Immigration Inquiry. FSB argue that any new immigration system introduced after the UK leaves the EU must consider and be responsive to the needs and capabilities of smaller businesses. 

     

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  • Unstacking the deck: Balancing the public procurement odds

    Unstacking the deck: Balancing the public procurement odds

    FSB has launched a new report aimed at removing barriers to small businesses in the public procurement system. Download
  • July 2017 - Submission to the Low Pay Commission on National Minimum Wage Rates

    July 2017 - Submission to the Low Pay Commission on National Minimum Wage Rates

    FSB Submission to the Low Pay Commission which looks at upcoming increases to the National Minimum Wage rates, including the National Living Wage.   Download
  • July 2017 - Tied Pubs (Code and Adjudicator) (Scotland) Bill

    July 2017 - Tied Pubs (Code and Adjudicator) (Scotland) Bill

    This is FSB's response to Neil Bibby, MSP, Members' Bill on introducing a Pubs Code in Scotland. FSB argue that creating a level playing field between small businesses who lease tied pubs and large pub company owners would be good news for the sector and its customers. 

     

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  • July 2017 - Digital Scotland - Reaching 100% Programme

    July 2017 - Digital Scotland - Reaching 100% Programme

    This is FSB's response to the Digital Scotland - Reaching 100% Programme consultation. FSB covers a number of issues in the response including targeting smaller Scottish firms as a priority for roll out of superfast broadband and that reliable premises-by-premises information about the progress of R100 should be published. Download
  • TASGLU AR GYFER ECONOMÏAU GWLEDIG

    TASGLU AR GYFER ECONOMÏAU GWLEDIG

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  • A Taskforce for Rural Economies

    A Taskforce for Rural Economies

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  • Regulation Returned: What small firms want from Brexit

    Regulation Returned: What small firms want from Brexit

    Regulation Returned is the fourth report in FSB's four-part Brexit series. Download