The London Evening Standard: Small firms’ growth still faces credit brake

Posted On: April 22, 2014

From the London Evening Standard:

Access to credit is still a "roadblock to growth" for London's small businesses, according to new survey data as Bank of England figures today underlined shrinking corporate credit.

One in four of smaller businesses in the capital looked at alternative ways to raise finance in the first three months of 2014 - up from 16% a year earlier, according to Western Union Business Solutions' survey of 270 firms. One in three companies are considering using peer-to-peer lenders.

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