Introducing Research Insights 

Novuna Business Finance's programme of quarterly research insights amongst Small Business owners provides the narrative behind the current economic market issues facing the SME community and their outlook ahead.

Date: Newest - Oldest

Small business growth forecasts hit two-year high

715,000 small business are worried about climate change and admit they are not doing enough

Small businesses make sustainability a priority for the year

Ukraine crisis and rising fuel prices overtake Covid as top concern for small businesses

Proportion of small businesses predicting organic growth hits two-year high as omicron restriction ease

Small businesses choosing home over hybrid, with average WFH business saving almost £50k a year

Lockdown widens investment gap between tech savvy small businesses and tech laggards

Access to finance jeopardises significant job creation bid by UK small businesses

Buoyant Christmas run-in as proportion of small businesses predicting closure hits record low

Technology helps three in four small businesses to become more efficient

Progress on the travel green list good news for up to 2.5 million small businesses looking for growth overseas

Investing in new people: biggest concern for small firms who are unable to get financial support

Life after 21 June SME bounce back but concerns remain

Three in four small businesses set out growth agenda for post-lockdown era

Small business growth outlook increases

Brexit Special - Research through the lens of the consumers

Uncovering the personality of small business owners

How small businesses managed the pandemic in 2020

Small businesses prepare to get in shape for 2021

Extrovert business owners spend more on work Christmas Do's

Small business confidence returns

Audiences in focus | Tech-enabled Start Ups

Audience in focus | Family-run small businesses

Small businesses focused on impact of Covid

Small business confidence holds firm

Small businesses adjust to a new normal

Small businesses go through a financial workout

Bank holidays for some but not for single parent business owners

Business confidence bounces back from easing of lockdown

Rapid response mentoring programme for small business

Why business owners over 55 will never stop working

Embracing digital transformation in the small business sector

Shift to online as small businesses adapt to new normal

Small business growth outlook collapses

Small business growth forecast reaches an 18 month high

Late payment crisis threatens small business growth

Small businesses step up plans for oversea expansion