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The cash ratio and what it tells you about your business

Find out how to calculate the cash ratio of your business

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Why is Cash Flow Management Important?

We explain cash flow management and why it’s so important for SMEs

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Benefits of Alternative Payment Methods for Small Businesses

We examine how alternative payment methods benefit your business and customers

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10 essential financial terms to know

Get financially fluent with our guide to finance terms to know

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Guide to the compound interest formula

Learn how to calculate the compound interest formula and what it means

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What is deflation?

Find out how deflation differs from inflation, and what it means for you

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How fiscal policy impacts business

What is fiscal policy, and why is it important for businesses? Find out more

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How to value a business

A business valuation helps you whether you’re buying, selling, or investing

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Introduction to macroeconomics

Understanding the principles of macroeconomics is useful for any business

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Understanding microeconomics

Learn more about the law of supply and demand in microeconomic theory

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Is impact investing profitable?

What is impact investing, and what types of investors does it attract?

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Laissez-faire: definition, principles, and examples

Laissez-faire economics define the role of a government in the economy

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Introduction to behavioural economics

Why do we make financial decisions? Behavioural economics looks for answers

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Stagflation: definition, causes, and examples

When inflation coincides with a stagnant economy, it’s called stagflation

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Guide to financial statements

A business financial statement is a good indicator of its health. Here’s how

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What does it mean to be a blue chip?

Blue chip companies are reputable businesses that can be trusted to succeed

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Financial instruments: definition and examples

What are financial instruments? Discover the different types and their uses

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How does recession impact businesses?

Recession can take a toll on any business. Find out how to survive and thrive

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Mutual fund: definition, benefits, and examples

What makes mutual funds a savvy investment opportunity? Here’s what to know

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Revolving credit: definition and examples

Revolving credit facilities offer plenty of flexibility for businesses

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What is market value?

Find out about market value and how a price is placed on your business

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What is the stock exchange?

Find out what the stock exchange is and how trading works

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Exchange traded funds (ETF) explained

There are many different types of ETFs. Find out how ETF trading works

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