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Access to finance slows down business growth - report

Published on March 31, 2016

Access to finance is a major challenge hindering business growth among young entrepreneurs, a new report shows. 
The report published by Anzisha youth entrepreneurship survey this month, shows that among the entrepreneurs surveyed, almost half—48 per cent— find access to finance difficult in their country.

The survey which provides snapshots of the realities facing young entrepreneurs in Africa is based on an emailed questionnaire answered by a selection of young entrepreneurs between the age of 15 to 25 across the continent. 
The survey focused on five areas of operating a business- growth, sales and marketing, human resources, funding and support. Read more. Source | Daily Monitor