Posted by Niamh Finn 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 markkane 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 Niamh Finn 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 Anna O'Grady 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 markkane 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 markkane on 5th January 2021
Linked Finance is now an approved provider of the COVID-19 Credit Guarantee Scheme.
Posted by Anna O'Grady on 6th November 2020
5 quick tips to help businesses prepare a path to doing business after Brexit
Posted by Anna O'Grady 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.
Posted by markkane on 12th October 2020
As your business enters the busy Christmas period, you’ll want to have the financial resources ready to move fast to meet customer needs and keep well stocked. If you want to invest in growing your business, purchase more stock, take advantage of a bulk purchase opportunity or improve your working capital then look no further! […]
Posted by Anna O'Grady on 28th July 2020
For fast working capital loans, look no further than Linked Finance. We interviewed independent non-bank lending specialist broker GDG Business Finance about their experience working with Linked Finance.