Midlands needs to be careful of the funding gap

By Dr Steve Walker, chief executive of ART Business Loans

"MIND the Gap" is a phrase associated by many with a trip to the capital and tube journeys.

For those working, as I do, in access to finance for businesses "Mind the Gap" has a different meaning. We are concerned with a gap left in the market for finance provision, which results in many viable businesses being unable to grow, diversify, and create the jobs and opportunities they could.

I have recently noted a number of concerning issues and chan... For the full story register now for free or login below...