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Report finds alternative finance is increasingly important to SMEs

A new report shows that the UK alternative finance sector grew by 84% to £3.2 billion in 2015, and highlights its increasing importance to SMEs.

The report, Pushing Boundaries: The 2015 UK Alternative Finance Industry Report, was published by the University of Cambridge in partnership with Nesta, KPMG and the CME Group Foundation.