FSB Policy Reports | Small Business Index


Scotland Q1 2024 Small Business Index
Article Tue, 21 May 2024

Scotland Q1 2024 Small Business Index

The Small Business Index (SBI) in Scotland rose by 29.9 points in Q1 2024 to reach 10.7, its highest level since Q1 2022.

Small Business Index, Quarter 4, 2023
Report Mon, 18 March 2024

Small Business Index, Quarter 4, 2023

It wasn’t the end to the year that many small firms were hoping for.

FSB Scotland | Small Business Index  Q3 2023
Article Mon, 13 November 2023

FSB Scotland | Small Business Index Q3 2023

Scottish SBI figures for Q3 2023 are in.

Small Business Index, Quarter 3, 2023
Report Thu, 09 November 2023

Small Business Index, Quarter 3, 2023

Small business confidence stays in negative territory.

Small Business Index, Quarter 2, 2023
Report Tue, 05 September 2023

Small Business Index, Quarter 2, 2023

Small business confidence loses momentum to fall further into negative territory.

Small Business Index, Quarter 1, 2023
Report Wed, 07 June 2023

Small Business Index, Quarter 1, 2023

Small business confidence recovered strongly on the quarter but is still in lightly negative territory

Small Business Index, Quarter 4, 2022
Report Wed, 22 February 2023

Small Business Index, Quarter 4, 2022

Fourth quarter fall in confidence sees 2022 end on a record low outside periods of lockdown

Small Business Index, Quarter 3, 2022
Report Thu, 01 December 2022

Small Business Index, Quarter 3, 2022

The third quarter of 2022 has been another downbeat one for small businesses.

FSB Scotland | Small Business Index Q3 2022
Document Mon, 07 November 2022

FSB Scotland | Small Business Index Q3 2022

The Small Business Index (SBI) fell by 13.9 points in Q3 2022, reaching -45.7, its weakest reading since Q4 2020. Q3’s fall was the second in a row, with the Index having fallen by 46.1 points in Q2, reaching -31.8.

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