FPB says banks still not lending

September 2010
Credit Management;Sep2010, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on a research from the Forum of Private Business (FPB) suggesting the failure of banks in Great Britain to boost lending to small businesses.


Related Articles

  • SMEs NEED CONTINUED BANK SUPPORT.  // Accountancy;May2011, Vol. 147 Issue 1413, p86 

    The article stresses the need for the government of Great Britain to ensure that banks continue to deliver on their commitment to support small- and medium-sized enterprises (SME) by making finance available on acceptable terms, according to Michael Izza, chief executive officer (CEO) of the...

  • Banks must be forced to help hauliers, says Palletforce boss. Druce, Chris // Commercial Motor;6/2/2011, Vol. 214 Issue 5435, p11 

    The article reports on the claims of Palletforce PLC chief executive Michael Conroy on the need for big banks to support small- and medium-sized haulage firms in Great Britain.

  • Government is out of step with real funding issues.  // Credit Management;Mar2011, p4 

    The article discusses funding issues in the government and the refusal of banks to lend capital to businesses in Great Britain. According to the author, banks should understand more about the needs of their customers and businesses should also help themselves to avoid collapse. The Export Credit...

  • SMEs looking to invest are being trapped in lender limbo. Nias, Simon; Sheahan, Tim // PrintWeek (Haymarket Business Publications Ltd);2/11/2011, p10 

    The article reveals the lack of sympathy exhibited by British banks in lending to small-to-medium (SME) businesses with limited trading history after global financial service provider Barclays PLC announced that it would only lend to "credit-worthy" enterprises in 2011. In the print industry,...

  • RELATIONSHIP REPAIR.  // Accountancy;May2011, Vol. 147 Issue 1413, p100 

    The article reports on the series of commitments made by the biggest banks in Great Britain to support small- and medium-sized enterprises (SME) as well as the creation of a Business Finance Taskforce. The progress report from the task force highlights package of commitments of the British banks...

  • OFT slams banks for delays in funding.  // Credit Management;Apr2014, p6 

    The article reports that Great Britain's Office of Fair Trading (OFT) has criticized the banking industry for delaying lending services to small and medium enterprises due to possible competition in the banking sector and presents the views of OFT's chief executive Vivienne Dews on the issue.

  • AITO a sks Sir Alan Sugar to intevene with banks. Berman, Chloe // Travel Weekly (UK);6/12/2009, p6 

    The article reports that Noel Josephides, director of the Association of Independent Tour Operators (AITO), has written a letter asking British entrepreneur Alan Sugar to help small and medium-sized travel businesses, which are considered risk by British banks. According to a spokesman for Alan...

  • UK: banks should listen to Cameron's warning over bonus culture.  // MarketWatch: Financial Services;Nov2010, Vol. 9 Issue 11, p9 

    The article reports on the comments of Great Britain Prime Minister David Cameron, asking the British banks to concentrate on lending to small scale business. It states that the Great Britain government wants their country's banks to change their image and try to address their negative...

  • U.K. Banks Pilot Loan Sales to Crowdfund Site investUP. Reutzel, Bailey // Americanbanker.com;2/12/2015, p1 

    Crowdfunding has become all the rage, and it's making some banks nervous about losing small business clients. But investUP, a "supermarket of crowdfunding platforms" that launched during Finovate Europe in London this week, thinks banks can benefit from the trend.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics