Enterprising finance: the future of SME lending

Mike Conroy, Managing Director, Business Finance at British Bankers Association, analyses the importance of SMEs in the UK's economy, and explores why they are turning to alternative methods of finance.

Fintech MarketInvoice raises GBP7.2m

London-based MarketInvoice, the fintech whose online platform applies the peer-to-peer lending model to invoice financing, has reported that it has raised GBP7.2m from a Polish private equity company, despite question marks over Britain's future relationship with Europe