Barclays invests in brand new working capital technology for corporate clients

Barclays is looking to drive the growth of next-generation business through a £3m investment into Trade Ledger and the implementation of its working capital platform The bank has signed a three-year technology deal which will deliver fast, easy access to working capital for corporate clients London, 25th May 2023: Barclays has today announced that it is […]

Businesses believe in ‘Brand Britain’

As the UK continues to build international trade deals and investment opportunities, mid-market businesses in the Thames Valley region confirm that they are confident in the international appeal of British products and services.  In Grant Thornton UK LLP’s latest Business Outlook Tracker* survey, more than half (56%) of the region’s business leaders said that Brand […]

145,000 Bounce Back Loans worth £3.8bn in Arrears

145,000 Bounce Back Loans worth £3.8bn in ArrearsMay 2023:  A Freedom of Information request to the British Business Bank by Purbeck Personal Guarantee Insurance, the U.K.’s only provider of personal guarantee insurance (PGI) to small business owners has revealed the current level of debt and arrears associated with the Bounce Back Loan Scheme (BBLS)[i], The Coronavirus Business […]

Financial Profile Service Automated to Help Financial Institutions Comply with Consumer...

Estatesearch, a legal technology company for private client practitioners working on bereavement and loss of mental capacity cases, and one of the founders of the Vulnerable Banking Group, has announced an industry first with the automation of its Financial Profile Service.  The development will now help financial firms to comply with Consumer Duty and improve […]


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