13th January 2022

The impacts of 2020/2021 on SMEs and 2022 predictions.

We asked SMEs their opinions on several topics that have impacted their business over the last 24 months. The results of the survey are below and […]
11th May 2021

Time out with… Laura O’ Gorman

What drew you to a career in marketing? My first two years studying business at Waterford Institute of Technology were more around general business: economics, accounting, […]
23rd March 2021

CEO, Ian Duffy Opinions on Government Support Initiatives

In terms of business and economic impact, extension of the government support initiatives is a stay of execution for the SME sector. It may extend lifelines […]
19th November 2020

Navigating the Alternative and Speciality Finance Landscape for Canadian SMBs

What does the current SMB finance landscape look like in Canada? The Alternative/Specialty Finance industry in Canada remains a fragmented marketplace with both strong regional and […]
18th November 2020

Ian Duffy Opinions on Brexit

In this article, Ian Duffy, CEO of Accelerated Payments gives his opinion on the impact that Brexit will have on various areas of businesses trading with […]
9th October 2020

€210Million of invoice financing!

As we celebrate our third anniversary we are proud to announce we have advanced €210 million worth of invoice financing to SMEs in the UK, Ireland […]
20th August 2020

An Alternative View of SME Funding with Accelerated Payment’s CEO, Ian Duffy

Getting funds to SMEs is the new imperative across the globe as nations look to reopen businesses and get people back to work. The pandemic has […]
29th June 2020

Steve Box on his appointment as chairman at a time of remote working

Accelerated Payments last week announced the appointment of Steve Box as new chair. Here is a short introduction to Steve Box followed by an interview conducted […]
15th June 2020

Alternative Invoice Finance Companies: A lifeline for SMEs?

In the wake of the pandemic, governments across the globe put in place loan guarantees for businesses in various guises in order to protect the future economic road to recovery. […]