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News - 30 percent of small businesses plan to secure new finance in 2024 - Access to cash proposals a good starting point but need to be more ambitious, say small firms 6. Commitbiz LLC: Company Formation Experts of the Year 2023 - UAE 7. Zielke Research Consult GmbH: Best Financial & ESG Analysis Consultancy 2023 - Germany 8. Waha Capital: Private Sector Investment House of the Year 2023 – UAE & Best Absolute Return Long/Short Emerging Markets Credit Fund 2023 (CEEMEA): Waha EM Credit Fund 9. Over 11m financially vulnerable people reliant on loans to survive whilst access to credit plummets 10. Half of UK businesses expect 2024 to be easier than 2023 - but financial blind spots remain Contents