Almost a third of business owners do not enjoy being a leader in the current economic climate, new research has revealed.
Only one in five firms in the financial services sector are suitably equipped to meet new Financial Services Authority complaint rules which came into force on 1st July.
Doug Richard, the Government adviser and former Dragons’ Den star, is preparing an angel investment network that will back “neglected” creative sector start-ups that he says have been largely ignored by investors.
Apple might be shaking up the tablet industry again by releasing a smaller version of its tablet at the end of this year.
Julie Meyer has announced that she has raised £5.3m through her Ariadne Capital vehicle and is set to invest in the media, technology, financial, health and clean technology sectors.
Octopus Investments have announced that is has exited from AVM Limited, the leading visual communications systems integrator in the UK, delivering a return of 2.5x to investors across its range of Eclipse Venture Capital Trust funds.
MPs who questioned former Barclays chief executive Bob Diamond on the rate-rigging affair have expressed surprise at some of his evidence.
Inventors may be able to protect their inventions across Europe more easily after a deal was reached to set up a new patent court that will pave the way for a single European Union patent, although experts have expressed doubts over the benefits of a unified approach.