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Lending to small businesses hits all-time low, new study finds, with six in ten impacted by late payment
New findings from quarterly Small Business Index show successful finance applications plummeting to lowest level on record
New data shines a light on the increased cost of doing business in Wales
FSB responds to latest GDP and trade figures
Queen’s Speech: Turn kind words into action, small firms urge, as they call for more on late payment
FSB welcomes news on procurement, trade, access to cash, and more, while underlining the need for swift action to help small businesses and sole traders
The prospect of lengthy, post-election negotiations and uncertainty over whether the Executive will return any time soon is causing concern in the business community, at a time when the need for economic policy interventions could not be greater.
One in three business owners suffer Covid-linked mental health decline, new study finds, as Mental Health Awareness Week launches
New FSB research highlights Covid's negative impact on mental health of close to two million entrepreneurs.
The Federation of Small Businesses has welcomed all new councillors elected in Wales today and urged them to reach out to local businesses.