Microbusinesses Talk Funding With The Association for Enterprise Opportunity

Leaders in small and microbusiness met at the DNC for an educational brunch on the state of microbusiness in the US. See what they said about access to capital and more.

PCA Q1 2016 Survey Results Show Increased Optimism Toward Small Business Growth, But Caution Overall

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 Q1 2016 PCA Index findings revealed that small and medium sized businesses surveyed are more optimistic about their growth prospects than […]

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 […]

Accion Can Help Businesses Create ‘Good, Quality Jobs’

According to a new study by FIELD at the Aspen Institute, employees of microbusinesses that have received an Accion loan value their flexible and fulfilling new jobs.

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.