TITLE

Government spends £1bn on business bank

PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
Convenience Store;9/28/2012, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the British government will invest one billion British pounds on a new bank in an effort to increase lending opportunities for small businesses.
ACCESSION #
82722809

 

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