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Merseyside-based discount specialist Big Daily Deal Company is expanding across the UK.

Business owners in Lancashire are being urged to apply for funding that could help them to grow their companies.

Over 100 Merseyside-based entrepreneurs are set to compete for a slice of funding the £1 million Business Booster scheme.

Intellectual property law firm Forresters has expanded into Europe.

The managing director of a Merseyside-based telecoms firm has criticised the Government after it failed to allocate funding to bring superfast broadband and Wi-Fi technology to Liverpool.

Four new lenders have signed up to the Enterprise Finance Guarantee (EFG) scheme, a Government initiative to provide funding to SMEs that lack the collateral or credit history to secure a normal commercial loan.

Merseyside-based home textiles company Caldeira is creating 20 new jobs at its UK headquarters.

Google has helped more than 750 Merseyside-based businesses since the launch of its Getting Liverpool Business Online campaign nine weeks ago.

Merseyside-based childcare provider Small Wonders Day Care Nursery has opened its second site after it secured funding from NatWest.

Discount retailer TJ Morris has reported record financial figures for the year ended 30 June 2011.

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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.