Grant Thornton moves to prime Reading location

Leading business advisory firm Grant Thornton UK LLP is celebrating moving to the heart of Reading centre, part of its continued investment in the Thames Valley region. The new base at One Valpy in the central business district marks Grant Thornton’s continued focus in Reading and follows the firm relocating to a state-of the-art collaborative […]

1 in 5 small business owners keep quiet on...

Start-ups warned to start on the right foot   November 2021: A survey of 1000 small business owners[i] by Purbeck Personal Guarantee Insurance has found that over 1 in 5 (22%) has not told their life partner that they have signed a personal guarantee. If the business defaults on a personal guarantee backed loan, the […]

Unlock More Capital Growth With VCTs

David Hall is the Chair of the VCTA (Venture Capital Trust Association), having succeeded Stuart Veale in the role in January this year. He is the Managing Director of VCTA member YFM, where he is involved in all aspects of the business, including fundraising and the management of investments. He also chairs the Investment Committee and directly oversees YFM’s investment in software firm, Matillion.

Budget Special Digest #1

UK chancellor Rishi Sunak yesterday delivered his autumn budget as the nation recovers from the COVID pandemic, growing uncertainty about future lockdowns, supply shortages and with a growing cost of living crisis looming. We’ve combined content from experts across the B4 community in this Budget Special.