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Expert View: what does the Budget really mean for the UK’s SMEs?

Our team explains the benefits of R&D credits and why now is the time to use the extended Recovery Loan Scheme

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Meet Me – BOOST&Co’s principal Seth Vaughan

Our keen skier on meeting ‘super-smart’ clients, supporting Liverpool and breaking his coffee addiction with nettle tea

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Expert View: How much should my business borrow?

Is less more? How much is too much? Our managing director shares her high-level tips for ambitious firms of all sizes

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Leading medical software firm secures £2.25m to continue its expansion worldwide

Medical Management Systems will develop its online platform and bid for contracts in new markets

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Know your enemy: how TMT firms can sidestep historic obstacles to investment

Alternative funding can save firms from limiting their growth to fit a lending template that doesn’t match their needs

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Behind the boom in M&A: why now is the time to strike if you want to buy

Companies considering acquisitions should act swiftly, as increasing numbers of business owners look to realise value

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Why BOOST&Co is bolder than the banks – and the better fit for high-growth SMEs

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It’s easy to talk the talk about diversity, but businesses need to be truly inclusive, too

Promoting a ‘strong company culture’ can discourage people from minority groups – we need to celebrate difference in the right way, our organisational psychologist says

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Global cyber-defence provider secures £1m to support growth through acquisitions

Falanx Group’s initial funding is expected to increase to £2.5m as it cements its position as a leader in its field

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Meet Me – BOOST&Co’s principal Oliver Reece

Our hardcore cyclist on riding in the French Alps, getting to know his clients and the strange allure of Radio 2

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BOOST&Co invests significant amount to support northern and Scottish SMEs

The lender has already seen potential deals worth close to £1bn in these areas since the start of the year

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Meet Me – BOOST&Co’s principal Matt Vincent

Nottingham’s premier sportsman on his dreams of driving a Formula 1 car and playing cricket with Shane Warne

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BOOST&Co strengthens senior leadership team with new managing director

The lender has promoted Joanna Scott, while Adam Brinn steps into her previous role as head of London and the east

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Venture builder wins £1.5m loan to support the creation of new tech trailblazers

Founder and Lightning will use the investment to help non-technical business founders fund their tech ventures

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Still struggling amid the pandemic? You’re not alone – but here’s how MBTI can help

We’re told Covid-19 is ending, but many are finding it harder than ever to cope, our organisational psychologist says

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Award-winning cloud service provider secures significant funds to support rapid growth

Buckinghamshire-based technology specialist Atech Support has attracted investment for future acquisitions

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How BOOST&Co harnessed the power of football to help communities worldwide

We sat down with our data analyst to find out why supporting his chosen charity is so important

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Workforce planning firm to use £1m loan for acquisitions in the healthcare sector

London-based Premier IT recently bought the start-up Zebra Workforce to expand its product range and increase its reach

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Vehicle fleet expert Alliance Asset Management secures £5m loan to accelerate growth

Cambridge-based market leader will use the investment to help power the growth of digital platforms

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Why businesses need local lenders like BOOST&Co to build back better

After Covid-19, growth loans are providing a vital alternative to the banks, says new Bristol-based principal Chris Mears

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Our expert tips on how to build a diverse team – and why it matters

Our organisational psychologist explains why making the effort to recruit with an open mind will always pay off

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Meet Me – BOOST&Co’s principal Chris Mears

Our resident Bristolian on his time in the army, his porridge addiction and Leeds United’s glory days

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Video-on-demand specialist secures £1m loan to build on rapid growth during Covid-19

London-based Simplestream will expand its international customer base and add 15 employees to its team

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Operations specialist secures £1.5m loan to help frontline emergency services

Market leader Airbox Systems, based in Oxfordshire, will use the loan to double in size during the next 12 months