12:43PM | Wednesday, 14 December 2011 | Debt often has negative connotations, but it’s also an important source of finance for growing businesses. BY MARC PESKETT.
9:42PM | Friday, 16 September 2011 | Christian Oey started his business Nobankruptcy.com.au after living through his own debt debacle.
9:58PM | Wednesday, 7 September 2011 | Start-ups looking to their banks for funding could be left disappointed after new figures showed that the property market is set for a poor year.
9:43PM | Friday, 2 September 2011 | Small businesses appear to be turning to debtor finance to deal with their cashflow woes, with a 6.1% rise in the value of the sector in the June quarter.
8:29PM | Wednesday, 31 August 2011 | Small businesses are still avoiding taking on debt from banks, despite a rise in loans going to medium-sized firms, according to Westpac.
8:32PM | Monday, 29 August 2011 | New statistics reveal business-to-business debt claims were 40% higher in July than the average for the same period over the previous six years, with experts urging start-ups to be wary of extending credit.
8:43PM | Tuesday, 9 August 2011 | The Australian dollar fell to 99.29 US cents yesterday, although Australian stocks made a stunning afternoon comeback after they plunged by more than 4% at midday.
8:20AM | Monday, 8 August 2011 | As start-up entrepreneurs arrive at work after the most dramatic few days since the GFC, they are likely to have two key questions on their mind: What the hell just happened and what happens next?
8:09AM | Monday, 8 August 2011 | European financial chiefs have held emergency talks over whether to prevent Italy and Spain being dragged into the debt crisis that has fuelled turmoil across global markets.
6:21AM | Friday, 17 June 2011 | The Australian sharemarket fell 1.9% to a nine-month low yesterday and is now almost 10% below its peak in April this year, amid renewed concerns about the Greek debt crisis.