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  • 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
  • Making the economy work for people on low incomes

    Making the economy work for people on low incomes

    FSB Wales response to the Equality, Local Government and Communities Committee
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  • June 2017 - Improving Parking in Scotland

    June 2017 - Improving Parking in Scotland

    This is FSB's response to Transport Scotland's Improving parking in Scotland consultation. FSB argues that good local parking is required to sustain a healthy local high street and urges local authorities to use income from parking charges to cover their parking-related operating costs and/or reinvest in local roads maintenance or town centre projects.

     

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  • Uchelgais Genedlaethol: Addysg Fenter, Ysgolion ac Economi Cymru

    Uchelgais Genedlaethol: Addysg Fenter, Ysgolion ac Economi Cymru

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  • A National Ambition: Enterprise Education, Schools and the Welsh Economy

    A National Ambition: Enterprise Education, Schools and the Welsh Economy

    FSB Wales report on enterprise education in schools.

    English Language version.

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  • SBI Scotland - Q2 2017 - Scottish business pessimism subsides – FSB report

    SBI Scotland - Q2 2017 - Scottish business pessimism subsides – FSB report

    Scottish smaller business confidence rose in the second quarter of 2017 from -9.6 points to -3.8 points. The index shows a net balance of 16% of small firms reporting a fall in gross profits for the quarter, with a net balance of 11.1% expecting gross profits to fall over the next three months.  Download
  • FSB Voice of Small Business Index (SBI) Q2 2017

    FSB Voice of Small Business Index (SBI) Q2 2017

    SBI falls to +15 in Q2 2017 from +20 in Q1, the first drop in confidence since the wake of the EU referendum.   Download
  • The Self-Organising Self-Employed: Empowering grassroots collaboration in the new economy

    The Self-Organising Self-Employed: Empowering grassroots collaboration in the new economy

    The Royal Society of Arts (RSA) and the FSB join forces to explore the collaborative arrangements emerging among the self-employed. Download
  • May 2017 -  Submission to the Expert Advisory Panel on the Collaborative Economy

    May 2017 - Submission to the Expert Advisory Panel on the Collaborative Economy

    This is FSB's submission to the Scottish Government's Expert Advisory Panel on the Collaborative Economy. FSB covers a number of issues within the response including improving business regulation and policy development to take account of new business models and re-evaluating the labour market strategy in Scotland to consider the self-employed.  Download
  • FSB submission to the Review of Employment Practices in the Modern Economy, May 2017

    FSB submission to the Review of Employment Practices in the Modern Economy, May 2017

    The Changing World of Work for the Self-Employed and Small Businesses: FSB Submission to the Matthew Taylor Review, highlighting five particular areas of focus for the self-employed and small businesses. 

     


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  • Reformed Business Funding: What small firms want from Brexit

    Reformed Business Funding: What small firms want from Brexit

    Reformed Business Funding is the third report in FSB's four-part Brexit series.   Download
  • Small Business, Big Ambition: FSB General Election Manifesto 2017

    Small Business, Big Ambition: FSB General Election Manifesto 2017

    The FSB manifesto for the 2017 UK General Election should inform policymakers, major parties and candidates standing on 8 June 2017.  Download
  • FSB NI  UUBS response to UK Industrial Strategy consultation 17 April 2017

    FSB NI UUBS response to UK Industrial Strategy consultation 17 April 2017

    Response by Ulster University's Business School and FSB NI to the UK Industrial Strategy Consultation.  Submitted April 2017.   Download
  • FSBNI response to Economy 2030- a consultation on an Industrial Strategy for Northern Ireland

    FSBNI response to Economy 2030- a consultation on an Industrial Strategy for Northern Ireland

    FSB Northern Ireland's Response to the Department of Economy's Consultation on Economy 2030:  A Consultation on an Industrial Strategy for Northern Ireland.  Submitted April 2017 Download
  • May 2017 - City Region Deals Inquiry

    May 2017 - City Region Deals Inquiry

    In this response to the Local Government and Communities Committee's inquiry, FSB outlines its concerns regarding City Deals and calls for the introduction of independent small business champions. 

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  • March 2017 - FSB response to Automatic Enrolment review

    March 2017 - FSB response to Automatic Enrolment review

    The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) welcomes the opportunity to respond to the Government's 2017 Review of Auto Enrolment.

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  • A Skilful Exit: What small firms want from Brexit - Scottish Summary

    A Skilful Exit: What small firms want from Brexit - Scottish Summary

    The second in FSB's Brexit research series, looking at the impact on access to labour and skills from the EU for Scottish businesses.  Download
  • A skilful exit - What small firms want from Brexit

    A skilful exit - What small firms want from Brexit

    The second in FSB's Brexit research series, looking at the impact on access to labour and skills from the EU.  Download