Manchester-based digital marketing agency’s development programme stands out of the crowd when it comes...

Manchester-based, full service digital marketing agency Embryo has already made huge strides in 2021 with rapid staff growth including 16 new hires this year,...

Metrobank sees losses grow as it warns pandemic has clearly impacted performance

Metro Bank expects defaults to rise during 2021 in line with its provisions as government support offering during the COVID-19 crisis are wound down,...

BDO calls for targeted tax incentives to boost North West manufacturing

Two thirds of manufacturers (65%) would commit to greater investment in the regions if incentives for capital expenditure were increased, a new survey from...

10 local schools commit to furthering students’ financial literacy as wealth management firm rolls...

Equilibrium Financial Planning, based in Cheshire, has announced that it is rolling out a new series of workshops for primary schools, as it reinforces...

Manchester start-up Orka raises £29m to fuel rapid growth of earned wage access product...

The fundraise was a mixture of debt financing from Sonovate and equity funding involving the British Business Bank Future Fund and existing investors, including...

Manufacturing activity remains patchy-CBI

Manufacturing output fell slightly in the quarter to February, but at a more modest rate than in the first lockdown last Spring, according to...

No New Year good news for retail

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said retail sales volumes fell 8.2 percent last month against December 2020 after non-essential retailers shut their doors to...

North West business ecosystem is ideal place for nurturing start-up and scale-up businesses, report...

Manchester has been named as one of the highest performing tech hubs in the UK after new analysis reveals the city’s perfectly balanced start...

North West Software Consultancy Launches With Aims To Help SMEs Thrive

Hyphen Business Solutions, an independent SME software consultancy, has launched in the North west with the aim of connecting SMEs to the most efficient...

A quarter of firms plan to lay off staff if furlough scheme comes to...

A quarter of British businesses expect to fire staff if finance minister Rishi Sunak does not extend a job furlough programme that is due...