ELECTION BUDGET 2017 SCORECARD

Government scores 45% from ISME on budget. More needs to be done for Entrepreneurship. Self-employed continue to be targeted unfairly.    ISME, Tuesday 11th October 2016. ISME, the Irish Small & Medium Enterprises Association, has compiled a score card on
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BANK CREDIT REFUSAL RATES IMPROVE SLIGHTLY

ISME, the Small and Medium Enterprises Association, released its latest Quarterly Bank Watch Survey today (7th March). The survey results show that refusal rates have decreased slightly and the demand for bank credit has increased. The Association welcomed both of these findings as a reflection of the improving economic situation but warned that refusal rates are still too high and there is much more progress needed in this area.