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The Sky is the Limit

Who? Construction company How much? £300,000 Where? South Wales What for? Bridging receivables Houses, offices, bridges and roads – for most of us that’s what…

Sugar-licious

Who? Cake decorating supplier How much? £50,000 Where? Midlands What for? Bridging receivables Modelling chocolate, sugar flowers and cupcakes – sounds pretty amazing, doesn’t it?…

Engineering the Future

Who? Engineering company How much? £150,000 Where? Midlands What for? Purchasing inventory Drones, supersonic lasers and vehicles that drive themselves. Engineers are the magicians of modern society!…

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…

Open Banking for SMEs: A Snapshot

The man in the grey wool coat and collection of morning papers under his arm was focused. There were only a few open seats in committee…

Happy holiday Spotcap

The Double-Edged Sword of Seasonal Success

The holiday season is upon us. For many businesses the next few weeks will be the busiest of the year and it will be critical to…

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