200,000 startups use dual-registration service

Collaborative service simplifies setup for new businesses.

More workers aim to become self-employed

Almost 1 in 5 workers aim to be their own boss in 2018.

Startup numbers fall after IR35 clampdown

Business formation drops by over 23,000 in 2017.

4 in 5 entrepreneurs are optimistic about 2018

Entrepreneurs are confident in the face of challenges.

Investors reveal business deal breakers

Many SMEs are misunderstanding what investors are looking for.

Most SME owners believe business is booming

85% of business owners had viewed their start-up as a success.

Turning to pension savings to fund start-ups

Older entrepreneurs consider accessing pension pots to fund a business.

Self-employed value sick pay over other benefits

Self-employed people would prefer to receive sick pay over any other statutory benefit.