Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Information and commentary for the small business banking industry

Category Archives: Small business banking

06 Mar

Helping your small business customers manage their cash flow

Small businesses exist to make money. But they won’t be as profitable as they can be if the business owners aren’t managing their cash flow effectively.

02 Mar

The more payment options, the better

Small business owners are in business to make money. Whether they’re selling retail products, offering a service or they’re a B2B operation, they’ll have customers who need to pay them.

28 Feb

Best banking service for SMEs

Banking is a competitive industry. And one of the ways to get ahead is to focus on small business.

27 Feb

SME owners need banking apps with functional, simple designs

It’s standard practice for banks to have their own mobile apps for their business customers to use when on the go, but how much time and effort is being invested in the design of these applications?

24 Feb

Helping small business customers find mentors and advisors

Tapping into experience A bank’s small business advisors are ideally placed to not only provide sound assistance and guidance to their small business customers, but to complement that guidance by helping them find business mentors and advisors. Whether the advisors they have in mind are customers as well, or contacts […]

22 Feb

Why your female small business customers have the advantage

Increasingly, women are becoming small business owners. You’ve probably noticed that they’re making up more of the bank’s small business customers.

22 Feb

The right small business content through the right channels

Having the right pieces of small business content, delivered through the right channels, at the right times, and geared towards mobile devices can help create fantastic customer experiences.

21 Feb

Small business loan applications – preparation is key

As a bank, you’ll understand better than anyone that bank financing is essential for most small businesses, whether they’re just starting out or looking to expand and grow their business.

20 Feb

Helping small business customers grow their business online

Increasingly, people are doing their shopping online. From books and DVDs to clothing and cars, e-commerce is here to stay.

07 Feb

The growth of technology in small business banking

Last year, Barclays bank in the UK launched their new lending app, demonstrating the growing role of technology in banking. Now, Tide, a mobile-first banking app for small businesses, has launched in the UK. It enables users to set up a fully functioning business account in a matter of minutes using their passport or driving licence.