A government business adviser has accused banks of displaying disturbing patterns of behaviour towards small businesses which impede lending.
As reported in AccountingWEB sister title BusinessZone.co.uk, entrepreneur-in-residence Lawrence Tomlinson presented a dossier to business secretary Vince Cable which revealed many businesses had been “deterred from accessing finance before even being given the chance to apply”.
The report also suggested that statements such as...
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