2015 PCA Index Q4 Study Indicates Small Business Owners Are Optimistic

Once a quarter, Pepperdine University’s Graziadio School of Business and Management and Dun & Bradstreet poll small and medium-sized businesses across the nation to learn more about those companies growth and access to capital. Overall, the Q4 2015 PCA Index findings revealed that although small businesses are optimistic, bank loan approvals remain low and personal asset use […]

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Texas Small Business Loan Approval Rate Skyrockets Compared to Q2 2015, According to PCA Index

Check out our infographic detailing Texas small business loan growth in Q3 and more. Report from Pepperdine University and Dun & Bradstreet.

Florida Small Business Loans Hard to Get in Q3, Despite Planned Growth, According to the PCA Index

Check out our infographic detailing anticipated Florida small business loan growth in Q3 and more. Report from Pepperdine University and Dun & Bradstreet.

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.