Economy

Big Read: ECB rate cuts will prompt cautious optimism about SMEs’ access to finance

Few expect reductions in interest rates to prompt a flood of demand for credit among Irish companies. But some say increasing stability may prompt firms to take the leap and invest

DC Cahalane, partner at Sure Valley Ventures: ‘We would be incredibly optimistic about the investments that we’ll do this year’

Business Post subscribers can read:

• The impact rising interest rates has had on SME financing over recent years

• Investors views on how an ECB rate cut will affect SME lending

• What other factors outside of interest rates are impacting on SME borrowing