illustration of man using calculator to check finances Is the Bank Referral Scheme Damaging Small Business Growth

Is the Bank Referral Scheme Damaging Small Business Growth?

The Bank Referral Scheme (BRS) was passed into UK law by the Government as part of the Small Business, Enterprise & Employment Act 2015. It made it mandatory for banks who have rejected requests for finance from businesses to share this information on. It’s designed so that the businesses could be connected with alternative sources…

3 Secrets to Managing Your Business Finances with Pandle

3 Secrets to Managing Your Business Finances

The financial side of the business doesn’t interest many entrepreneurs besides knowing they are profitable and capable of meeting their obligations. It’s the ‘side line’ to their main purpose, whether that’s as a landscape gardening business, a law firm, or a building contractor. However, managing the financial side of things is a necessary evil. You’ve…

Share a Glass of Fizz with your Clients this Christmas!

Last year 30% of firms who were selected for accounting excellence awards, attributed their successes to firm-organised events. At such events, clients and accountants unite to connect on a personal level of which according to firms is contributing to their successes. This probed us to research into the plausibility of client-accountant relationships, where we found…