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Why the Giant British Airways Fine Highlights Extra Struggles for SMEs
Why the Giant British Airways Fine Highlights Extra Struggles for SMEs
Following the implementation of the GDPR, it's no secret that suffering from a cyber-attack can wreak havoc on your organisation - just look at British Airways. The company was recently fined a record £183 million for last year's data breach. The ICO said it was the biggest penalty it had handed out and the first to be made public under new rules. 

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Don't Forgo Cover After Brexit. Use This to Pay Your Premiums
Don't Forgo Cover After Brexit. Use This to Pay Your Premiums
As Brexit continues to be the source of much business uncertainty, many organisations - especially SMEs - are worried that the outcome could result in serious cash flow concerns. What's worse, such an issue could make it more difficult for your business to pay for crucial operating costs, such as salaries, rent and even insurance premiums.  

And although securing proper cover for your...

Running the Risk: SME Top Threats
Running the Risk: SME Top Threats
Over 16 million people are employed in the SME sector, dominating 60 per cent of all private sector employment, according to industry data. These numbers reflect a 26 per cent growth since 2000 in the number of small businesses. However, running a successful SME doesn’t come without risk. 

Here are the top risks facing SMEs, as reported by SMEs: 

* Data loss, misuse or...

New Flood Cover Launched to Benefit Flood-prone Businesses
New Flood Cover Launched to Benefit Flood-prone Businesses
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Flood Re, the government-backed reinsurance scheme developed to help flood-prone homeowners obtain affordable flood cover, launched in April 2016 and is expected to benefit 350,000 households. But Flood Re excludes SMEs, meaning many small employers still struggle to find affordable flood cover. However, thanks to the new commercial insurance scheme launched by the British Insurance...