Brexit: Just 13 per cent of businesses feel prepared for the UK to leave the EU

According to the latest research, one in eight businesses feel prepared for the UK to leave the European Union (EU) after the transition period comes to an end in December.

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UK Export Finance scheme extended to more than 100 overseas territories

The Government’s UK Export Finance (UKEF) scheme has now been extended to support international trade in more than 100 countries, it has been announced.

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Points-based immigration system works for small businesses providing “costs are kept down”, says FSB

The Government’s new immigration system “works for small businesses”, but only if costs can be kept to a minimum, an industry body has said.

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Government launches new Business Support hub

The Government has today launched a new nationwide business campaign designed to support enterprise owners through the Brexit transitional phase and beyond.

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Government extends deadline to claim post-Brexit customs support

The deadline for applying for customs and tariff support has been extended to 31 January 2021, the Government has announced.

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Brexit – what happens next?

The UK is set to leave the European Union (EU) on Friday 31 January 2020 at 11 pm – but what happens next?

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Two in five small businesses run by millennials, research reveals

Almost two in five small businesses in the UK are run by millennials, a major new study has revealed.

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SME Finance Charter to “increase small business access to finance”

The new SME Finance Charter will ensure small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) have access to finance, it has been revealed.

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Top tips to ensure your business is prepared for Brexit

The UK is currently scheduled to leave the European Union (EU) on 31 October 2019. However, it is still unclear whether that will be with or without a deal.

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Free sessions to prepare businesses for Brexit, says Government

Free Business Readiness Events will help businesses find out what actions they need to take to prepare them for Brexit, the Government has revealed.

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HMRC issues second Brexit bulletin for employers

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has issued its second Brexit bulletin for UK employers, issuing guidance relating social security for employees working in the European Union (EU), European Economic Area (EEA) and Switzerland.

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Businesses taking extra cash-flow measures ahead of Brexit

According to the latest research, small business owners are increasing the amount of cash they’re holding in current accounts ahead of Brexit.

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Weakness in business investment reflects Brexit uncertainty, says accountancy chief

Business investment has “dampened” as entrepreneurs are left in the dark over Brexit, a new analysis has revealed.

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HMRC announces £16 million Brexit grant fund

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has announced a £16 million fund for businesses to claim grants to cover Brexit related costs.

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Government launches £10 million Brexit Readiness Fund

The Government has launched a £10 million Brexit readiness fund that will help provide support for businesses who are preparing for Brexit ahead of the 31 October deadline.

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