PCA Index Finds California Small Business Loans Are More Accessible Than Others Nationwide

Almost half of the California small businesses surveyed in the PCA Index that applied for a loan in Q3 2015 were successful. The businesses surveyed were more successful at getting a bank loan than other businesses surveyed nationwide and more successful than in Q2 2015.

New York Small Business Loans Fall Short in Q3 2015, According to the PCA Index

Despite high levels of optimism, New York small business loans didn’t meet business owners’ demands, and were awarded far below the national average. See the New York Q3 2015 Pepperdine Private Capital Access findings to learn more.

The State of Small Business Loans Nationwide Remains Elusive, Despite Increased Optimism from Business Owners, According to the Q3 2015 PCA Index

Q3 2015 Pepperdine Private Capital Access Index results show that while business owners are increasingly optimistic about growth, bank loans are still awarded well below demand.

Let’s Talk Access to Capital at the 2015 Entrepreneurial Women’s Conference

Find out how you can learn about funding your women-owned business at the 2015 EWC conference!

Lenders May Soon Judge Your Credibility By Your Facebook Friends

A new patent may make it even more important for you to be able to prove your credibility to lenders. Would you “unfriend” someone to keep them from hurting your chances of getting a loan?

PCA Index Finds Optimism and Financing Success Are Up for Mid-Sized Businesses Following an Increase in Capital Access

Optimism among mid-sized businesses is at its highest level since 2012, according to the Dun & Bradstreet and Pepperdine University Q2 PCA Index findings. An increase in access to capital may be fueling the optimism and increased financing success. Read more.