Small business owners are feeling overwhelmingly more confident about their prospects for 2021 following the rollout of Covid-19 vaccines, according to research by the Great British Entrepreneur Awards and Starling Bank.
By Anne Boden, founder and CEO of Starling Bank In a blog post on Starling’s website, founder Anne Boden wrote how the bank is breaking barriers and breaking even, becoming the UK’s first digital bank to make a profit. Five years ago, I stood in front of numerous investors to outline my vision of […]
The number of people launching businesses in the UK has risen by more than 5% since last year, despite the hugely challenging conditions facing firms, according to analysis of ONS data by digital bank Starling.
Posted on 20th October 2020 in General business.
We’re immensely proud to be working with the Great British Entrepreneur Awards and Starling Bank to champion and celebrate the UK’s entrepreneurs. And we’re just as proud of the work the bank is doing surrounding responsible banking. Starling recently reiterated its mission to do things right and we wanted to share their message, outlining some […]
Posted on 20th October 2020 in Great British Entrepreneurs.
More often than not, business is about looking at how things have been done before and having the courage and imagination to reinvent the rules. That’s what Anne Boden did when she created Starling Bank, an app-based bank for personal and business current accounts. Born out of her determination to give customers control over their money, […]
Posted on 19th October 2020 in Great British Entrepreneurs.
Starling, the UK’s leading digital bank, has launched a new environmental initiative to plant one tree for every successful new personal and business customer referral.
Posted on 6th October 2020 in General business.
Four in five (80%) UK small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are confident they will recover from the Covid-19 pandemic, according to research conducted by Starling Bank and the Great British Entrepreneur Awards.
Posted on 17th August 2020 in General business.
Starling Bank is helping British entrepreneurs get back to business with the launch of a new digital banking Toolkit and a US dollar account that allows them to spend directly in pounds and dollars with a single debit card.
Originally featured on the Starling Bank blog. For more information on the support Starling are offering their customers, click here. By Anne Boden, Starling Bank As an entrepreneur myself, I’m acutely aware that behind every small company that’s suffering because of the coronavirus emergency is a business owner, or team, feeling the stress very personally. Some […]
Originally featured on the Starling Bank blog. For more information on the support Starling are offering their customers, click here. “Playing drums is all I’ve ever wanted to do,” says Samuel de Broize. “But I never thought I’d be a drum builder.” He also never thought he’d be chosen as the winner of our Flying Start competition […]
Posted on 7th May 2020 in Starling Bank.
Originally featured on the Starling Bank blog. For more information on the support Starling are offering their customers, click here. More financial support is on the way for SMEs and startups that focus on innovation and research. What is on offer, who can access it and when does it start? Financial journalist Rachael Revesz finds out more. […]
Originally featured on the Starling Bank blog. For more information on the support Starling are offering their customers, click here. Some of the smallest businesses in the economy have been given a potential lifeline: the chance to apply for up to £50,000 in 100% government-backed loans, with no interest over 12 months. Five weeks after lockdown, the […]