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Small Business Investors Remain Undeterred in Wake of Brexit

Small Business Investors Remain Undeterred in Wake of Brexit

Good news for the UK’s small businesses following reports that 52% of all British investors still plan to invest in businesses in the coming months. Research conducted by IW Capital of 2,000 UK adults and 1,000 UK investors revealed that investors are leading a ‘rallying cry’, particularly younger investors (those aged 18-34) 70% having indicated their intentions to invest in small and medium businesses despite the current economic uncertainty in the wake of the Brexit result. The research suggests London has the highest proportion of investors looking to support smaller UK enterprises with 68% keen to back businesses. The economic outlook among the general public differs vastly however. 55% of UK adults have cited a lack of confidence in the long-term prospects of the FTSE, 52% are ... »