Finance Announcements

Socks appeal

Now here’s a fascinating story: a company that in less than 30 years has been a manufacturer, a wholesaler and is now a thriving international online retailer - and through those transitions it has been run by different members of the same family. Universal Textiles… Read more »

Plan, test, think global, and don’t be invisible

A common set of issues are confronted by businesses that aspire to grow but struggle to do so, says Doug Richard, founder of School for Startups. In this video, he talks about the importance of sharpening digital skills, planning - and testing those plans, and being… Read more »

The power of Brand Britain

"If we play it well, it's ours for the taking." Entrepreneur Oli Barratt, fresh back from the Clean and Cool clean tech mission to Brazil, on the strength of the British reputation for inventiveness and trustworthiness - and why more British companies must get out,… Read more »

Are you investor-ready?

Your company may need fresh capital to take it to the next stage. But are you and your management team ready for the new investors? Two former members of the Dragons' Den - Doug Richard and James Caan - and entrepreneur-investor Christiane Wuillamie, on the challenges… Read more »