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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Check out our infographic detailing Texas small business loan growth in Q3 and more. Report from Pepperdine University and Dun & Bradstreet.
Check out our infographic detailing anticipated Florida small business loan growth in Q3 and more. Report from Pepperdine University and Dun & Bradstreet.
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.
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.
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The Small Business Administration can be an incredible resource for business owners, but first they need to know what the SBA has to offer. Learn the SBA's history and what the organization does for small businesses.
Hundreds of small business loans were left pending after the SBA reached their lending authority earlier in July, but Congress has now increased the SBA's authority through the end of the fiscal year in order to help fulfill these loans.