More than 100 of Britain’s biggest businesses have called on political parties to reform the business rates system.
Almost two-thirds of SME owners say running a business is a 'constant challenge', a survey for card payment provider First Data Merchant Solutions has found.
A review of the way regulations for the electronics sector are enforced will be conducted by a leading industry body, the government has said.
One third of over-55s who have yet to retire plans to use stocks and shares in retirement to offset the effects of inflation on their income, according to research by MGM Advantage.
The online retail sector grew by 18% in the year to August 2014, according to e-retail industry body IMRG.