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Tony Caldeira

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Liverpool Chamber of Commerce has taken inspiration from Boston via Scotland to launch its latest initiative to encourage start-up businesses in the city.

Liverpool is showcasing the city's "unique" life sciences sector at the largest global event for biotechnologies, the BIO International Convention, in Boston, Massachusetts.

Liverpool's iconic brewer Cains has won its first United States export order in a deal with a Boston based company.

The 2008 recession has caused the first worldwide contraction in assets under management in nearly a decade, according to a new study.

Almost £9million of debt used to fund the take-over of Manchester United is up for sale.

The debt forms a small part of the £790million take-over of Manchester United by the Glazer family in 2005.

Sankaty Advisors, an investment unit of Boston-based private equity fund Bain Capital LLC, is selling the loans, according to Bloomberg.

  • Kathryn Parsons, co-founder of Decoded, started with little more than faith and determination, but four years later it’s grown into a global business. Ahead of her appearance at Accelerate 2015 in...

  • Author, writer and marketer Ryan Holiday on how entrepreneurs need to interpret failure.

  • Sue Vizard, business coach and author of Jump Start: The Start-up Book for Your Dream Business, looks at some of the questions solo entrepreneurs should ask themselves.

  • Ian Wright, founder and chief executive of, is bringing together SMEs and NEDs - without the hefty recruitment fees.

  • Former professional golfer turned entrepreneur Colin Stevens has had a busy 18 months. The Better Bathrooms founder has increased turnover at the firm, secured a multi-million pound investment and...

Five Minutes With

David Hughes sums up his entrepreneurial career to date thus: four spectacular successes and two failures. He founded the sports retailer Allsports and achieved turnover of £180 million before a vicious price war meant decline, administration in 2005 and a sell-off to rival JD Sports.

It took Richard Shonn, managing director of 151 Products, three years to find a warehouse big enough for his requirements.