The amount of red tape, and the associated costs, surrounding business in Ireland is hurting Irish SMEs.
The Irish tech boom isn't showing any sign of slowing down. There have been over 2,000 new start-ups in Ireland's IT sector in the past two years.
The European Commission believes that Irish SMEs are too heavily reliant on their home market. Not only that but they believe we are paying too much interest on our business loans. There are just two of the findings in a recent report on SMEs in 2015.
As a small business owner, successfully managing cashflow is crucial to the smooth day-to-day running of the company. It can be frustrating waiting for outstanding invoices to come in but here are a few tips to help keep you on track.
Could peer to peer lending help you brew the perfect coffee? Many cafe owners around the country think so, and they're turning to companies like Linked Finance to help them upgrade their premises and equipment.
“I would love to see http://www.LinkedFinance.com as a serious alternative to bank financing and funding hundreds of SMEs on a regular basis...There are over 200,000 SMEs in Ireland and it would be great if LinkedFinance were an option for all of them.”