Welcome to Breakthrough

SME Summit: Growing Business in a Digital World
The latest SME Summit helped businesses take their first step towards exporting in a digital world
Breakthrough Roundtable: Huddersfield
Delegates gather round the table for frank discussions
Women in Business Trade Mission: Fiona Pool
Powerboat MD tests New York waters
New York Trade Mission: Women in Business
Breakthrough Women in Business embrace the US marketplace
Conquering international trade: Breakthrough Business Class
Guiding delegates through areas of business growth and development
Breakthrough Calendar
Upcoming events with Santander Breakthrough
December 2014
Are UK SMEs ready for shared parental leave legislation?
As the UK gets to grips with its new parental leave legislation, SMEs will be cautiously waiting to see how.. more
December 2014
Small business owners taking time out to train staff
SME owners are spending an average of 100 hours a year recruiting and training new staff and helping to develop the.. more
December 2014
Report reveals high level of optimism among UK SMEs
The latest annual Business Growth Report from Santander Corporate & Commercial reveals that small business owners are predicting 33% turnover.. more
November 2014
FSB to give small business a 'Big Voice'
The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has offered UK SMEs the chance to have their opinions heard directly by the government.. more

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Breakthrough Calendar

Upcoming events with Santander Breakthrough.

Growth Capital

Growth Capital provides finance for fast-growth SMEs.
Trade Mission

Delegate Diary: Bikeright!

On-the-ground view of this year’s New York Trade Mission

New York Trade Mission

Delegates describe the latest Trade Mission

SME Summit at the IFB

Three delegates on the latest SME Summit



Doing business digitally

Exporting for the first time in a digital world.

Yorkshire Roundtable

Dynamic discussions for Roundtable delegates
Trade Mission

Women in Business: NY

New York delegate has success in New York
Trade Mission

Women in Business

Women in Business Trade Mission to New York

SME Summit Birmingham

The chance to network and become inspired



EU accounting directive

A key-point summary of what you need to know.
Business support

Business benefits from LEPs?

LEPs support SMEs

Can LinkedIn really help?

Make connections and grow your brand on LinkedIn

Planning for a rate rise

How will interest rates impact your business?

Protecting IP At Home

Defending your company’s IP in the domestic market

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Case Study
Isabella Oliver
Funding enables fashion business to compete with the big brands
Breakthrough To Brazil
Trade mission helps SMEs tap overseas potential.
Breakthrough Responsibly
Helping growing businesses manage their sustainability.
Google Masterclass
Breakthrough’s Google Masterclass.