Posted by on 25th February 2022
Topics: Business Loans, Finance, Merchant Cash Advance, SME's
A Merchant Cash Advance is a flexible financing option that frees up your businesses’ future income and provides funding today. What does that mean exactly? With an advance, the business receives a lump sum which is repaid daily using a percentage of their credit and debit card sales.
Posted by on 14th February 2022
Topics: Business Loans, Finance, SME Confidence, SME's
The latest Linked Finance SME Confidence Index includes a focus on the difficult faced by SMEs in accessing credit, in light of the recent changes in the financial landscape in Ireland. Overall, there were positive indicators from the Index. The optimism score amongst Irish SMEs was 67.9 (up from 49.5 a year ago), close to the all-time high of 69.1 in Q3 2018.
Posted by on 20th January 2022
Topics: Business Loans, Finance, Open Banking, SME's
Open Banking was introduced as part of the Payment Services Directive 2 (PSD2). But what does it mean for businesses applying for loans? Leveraging Open Banking capabilities, Linked Finance now delivers an application process that is faster and easier than ever before.
Posted by on 23rd November 2021
The latest Linked Finance SME Confidence Index includes a focus on sustainability and the Climate Action Plan. Overall, there were positive indicators from the Index. The optimism score amongst Irish SMEs was 68.5 (up from 52.8 in Q3 2020), close to the all-time high of 69.1 in Q3 2018
Posted by on 8th September 2021
The inaugural Linked Finance SME Confidence Index, based on research conducted by Behaviours & Attitudes, was at 65.6 in Q2 (scored out of 100), surging from a level of 48.7 a year ago, and above the pre-pandemic level of 65.2 in Q4 2019.
Posted by on 26th March 2021
This week we spoke with retail consultant Miriam Smith and asked her for what advice she has for businesses reopening post lockdown. Miriam is a successful business and retail consultant and has over 30 years experience in business management. This month Miriam released a new Ebook called Retailing through Uncertainty -Time to Thrive which you […]
Posted by on 24th February 2021
On February 10th, in partnership with Dublin Chamber of Commerce and the SBCI, we hosted our first live webinar titled Strategies for Business Recovery and Growth in 2021.
Posted by on 5th January 2021
Linked Finance is now an approved provider of the COVID-19 Credit Guarantee Scheme.
Posted by on 6th November 2020
5 quick tips to help businesses prepare a path to doing business after Brexit
Posted by on 22nd October 2020
We’ve brought together six of the best and most trustworthy sources of information to help you prepare move your business forward after Brexit.