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What is Business Interruption Insurance?

What is Business Interruption Insurance?

Posted 1 months ago


With the coronavirus outbreak having inflicted significant economic damage on businesses throughout the UK, many have resorted to utilising the raft of government support schemes that were introduce..

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A Guide To The Covid Corporate Financing Facility (CCFF)

A Guide To The Covid Corporate Financing Facility (CCFF)

Posted 2 months ago


At Nextin we have focused intensely on the range of measures designed to support small businesses. But the government has a number of schemes designed to protect medium and large businesses. One suc..

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What is Equity Dilution, And How Does it Work?

What is Equity Dilution, And How Does it Work?

Posted 2 months ago


Equity dilution (commonly referred to as stock dilution) takes place when a company issues new stock which can result in a decrease of an existing stockholder’s ownership percentage of said co..

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How to Avoid Bankruptcy With Personal Guarantee Insurance

How to Avoid Bankruptcy With Personal Guarantee Insurance

Posted 2 months ago


As Nextfin recently reported, small businesses are increasingly being asked for personal guarantees in order to secure finance for their business. According to a survey conducted by Purbeck Insuranc..

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How The Patent Box Can Reduce Your Corporation Tax

How The Patent Box Can Reduce Your Corporation Tax

Posted 3 months ago


What is the Patent Box? Introduced in 2013, the Patent Box is a generous tax incentive designed to encourage innovation in the UK. The scheme is also referred to as the intellectual property box re..

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What Is A Mortgage Payment Holiday, And How Do I Apply?

What Is A Mortgage Payment Holiday, And How Do I Apply?

Posted 3 months ago


Over 1.9 million mortgage payment deferrals have been offered to customers impacted by Covid-19 in the three months since the support was launched, new research has found.  1.2 million deferra..

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How Do I Register A Trademark?

How Do I Register A Trademark?

Posted 3 months ago


You have developed what you believe to be a unique product. But how do you protect it, and more importantly your name and brand? This is where trademarks come in. Intellectual property protection is..

Tagged: business entrepreneur sme trademark guide


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