Published September 2015
The EAG undertook a review of Access to Finance in March 2013, which had been extensively raised as a key issue facing local businesses at the time. The purpose of this report is to provide an update on the current situation around access to finance for SMEs in Northern Ireland. It considers progress against each of the 13 recommendations made in the EAG Report, along with a broader review of new evidence available in relation to both bank finance and other types of finance for early stage and growth businesses.
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