Is the eurozone recovery for real?

Category: Small Business Borrowing
Published: Thursday, 19 May 2016
Small business borrowing costs have come down even further this year, as the chart below shows. chart-eurozone-1 Yet credit is not always easy to come by for those businesses that need it.

US small business borrowing falls in March: PayNet

Category: Small Business Borrowing
Published: Saturday, 07 May 2016
U.S. small business borrowing fell in March, data released on Wednesday showed, pointing to slimming prospects of stronger economic growth ahead.

SMB Borrowing Dips In March

Category: Small Business Borrowing
Published: Thursday, 05 May 2016
Small business borrowing is used as a growth indicator due to the large amount of hiring such firms do in the U.S.. There's no bullish sentiment, said Bill Phelan, president of PayNet.

PayNet: November Small Business Borrowing Declines

Category: Small Business Borrowing
Published: Saturday, 23 January 2016
Written by Admin

According to the most recent data from the Thomson Reuters/PayNet Small Business Lending Index, US small businesses borrowed less for the second straight month in November.

The Thomson Reuters/PayNet Small Business Lending Index dropped to 127.4 from a reading of 129.9 in October. It was the lowest level since February.

Small business has suddenly decided to hold off on investment to produce more goods and services, said Bill Phelan, president of PayNet.

Reuters said that business owners may be waiting on a number of factors, including the Fed's interest rate increase, the international economic slowdown and the US presidential race, before beginning new investments.