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  • 2013 - Q1 - Tentative signs of growing optimism among small firms

    2013 - Q1 - Tentative signs of growing optimism among small firms

    The report showed a welcome increase in confidence, moving from a negative reading of -5.6 in Q4 2012 to +6.3 in the first quarter of 2013. However, this optimism was tempered with caution as fewer businesses expect to grow this year – down from 56 per cent in Q1 2012 to 54 per cent in 2013.

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  • FSB Policy, Press and Public Affairs - A summary of Achievements in 2012

    FSB Policy, Press and Public Affairs - A summary of Achievements in 2012

    This summarises the FSB's policy and lobbying achievements in 2012.

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  • Back to work: the role of small business in employment - revised version

    Back to work: the role of small business in employment - revised version

    This groundbreaking report looks at the people small businesses are most likely to employ, and policy recommendations to help them employ in such a difficult economic period.

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  • Regulatory Reform: Where next?

    Regulatory Reform: Where next?

    In this report, the FSB looks at ways to improve the regulatory environment for small businesses.

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  • ALT+ Finance: Small firms and access to finance

    ALT+ Finance: Small firms and access to finance

    In the report 'Alt+ Finance: small firms and access to finance', the FSB is calling on Government to promote alternative forms of finance, such as peer-to-peer lending models, and to learn the lessons from other countries to increase finance to struggling small businesses.

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  • FSB Policy, Press and Public Affairs - A summary of Achievements in 2011

    FSB Policy, Press and Public Affairs - A summary of Achievements in 2011

    This summarises the FSB's policy and lobbying achievements in 2011.

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  • Discussion paper: Local parking and trade

    Discussion paper: Local parking and trade

    This discussion paper on parking calls for creative solutions to address the impact of parking related issues on small high street businesses.

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