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NACFB Gala Dinner: A Night to Celebrate and Speculate

As a successful year comes to a close, Spotcap made sure we wouldn’t miss the opportunity to celebrate our achievements and those of the industry…

5 Steps to Plan Business Growth Like a Pro

Growing your business is exciting. You and your team strive to reach this stage with hard work and determination. But even if you’re happy with…

When should I get a working capital loan for my business?

Small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) often encounter difficulties when having to cover day-to-day expenses suddenly. Reasons for this can be manifold – customers not paying…

Spotcap Fintech Fellowship winner

And The Winner Is…

Ladies and gentlemen, allow us to introduce Mohammed Hussan – the winner of the UK’s first fintech fellowship. Mohammed is a recent graduate from Durham…

How Will Expedia Impact Financial Services?

Sites like Expedia and Booking.com have transformed the travel industry; can comparison sites do the same for financial services? By now we are all familiar with travel comparison sites…

What Does the Snap Election Mean for SMEs?

Labour? Conservative? Lib Dem? How small businesses vote is key for any election and the stakes are particularly high this go around. With just a…

Q&As from Accountex 2017

6,500 accountants, hundreds of exhibitors and a Tesla. Accountex 2017 was as always the event of the year for UK accountants. Here are some of…

The SME landscape post-Brexit

Interview with Kevin Vendel on how accountants can help SMEs re-invent themselves after Britain leaves the EU. How are post-Brexit conditions likely to affect SMEs?…

Co-financing versus loan stacking: key questions answered

Kevin Vendel examines the details behind the two types of financing What are the functional differences between co-financing and stacking? Co-financing is when two or…

How a fintech lender can help you grow your accounting business

As fintech firms continue to explosively grow and bring services to market, Kevin Vendel, senior partnership manager at Spotcap, tells how synergy between fintechs and…

Spotcap Announces Fintech Fellowship for Aspiring Graduate Students

London, United Kingdom – April 10, 2017 – At a time of increasing need for graduates with fintech expertise, the Spotcap Fintech Fellowship programme affords…

When Tax is Taxing: How to Deal with Missed Deadlines and Big Bills

As the famous Benjamin Franklin quote goes, ‘nothing is certain, except death and taxes’. Even after 200 years, tax hasn’t managed to shake off its…