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July marked a record high with the level of lending far ahead of the dark days of 2020, noticeably in sectors such as retail, construction, transport and logistics. Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

It’s always darkest before the dawn, and there’s no doubt that the Covid lockdown pushed many Irish SMEs into a dark place, facing terrible financial (...)

Firms that embed sustainability into their strategies will have a significant business advantage over organisations that are forced into expensive compliance-driven pivots in the not-so-distant future. Image: iStock

Management teams at SMEs need ongoing support if they are to win contracts and secure finance from large organisations that are placing sustainability(...)