5:40PM | Wednesday, 1 May 2013 | New Veda figures show overall demand for business credit has eased across all states, increasing just 2.2% year-on-year, with an expert warning the slowdown could hinder GDP growth.
1:59PM | Wednesday, 30 January 2013 | Consumer credit demand rose by 4.1% over the past year, according to new data from Veda, but a Dun & Bradstreet report shows expectations for household debt are at a three-year low.
10:57PM | Wednesday, 24 October 2012 | Consumer credit demand fell by 1.4% for the September quarter, according to consumer data intelligence company Veda, as Australian consumers maintain cautious spending and become more determined to reduce debt.
9:00AM | Monday, 3 September 2012 | Almost 6% of all Australian businesses launched during the past 12 months, with the eastern states outshining boom state Western Australia in terms of new enterprises, according to data intelligence company Veda.
7:14PM | Tuesday, 31 July 2012 | Overall growth in business credit applications eased to 4.5% over the year to the June quarter, a Veda report reveals, suggesting start-ups are bypassing business loans for other forms of credit.
5:38PM | Tuesday, 1 May 2012 | New research reveals business credit inquiries increased in the first quarter of 2012, with the mining states driving demand.
3:07PM | Monday, 26 March 2012 | Could you afford it if a customer paid their bills late or went bankrupt? If not, here are five steps you must take to protect your business. BY OLIVER MILMAN.
10:43PM | Wednesday, 26 October 2011 | An interest rate cut on Melbourne Cup Day looks increasingly likely, with new figures showing consumer inflation rose just 0.6% in the third quarter, down from 0.8% in the second quarter.
9:16AM | Friday, 3 September 2010 | New research shows widespread caution among small businesses to take on credit.