SME News September 2017

2 SME NEWS / September 2017 Editor’s Note , Welcome to the September edition of SME News, bringing you the latest news, announcements about enterprises throughout the UK. In recent news, Foresight Williams Technology EIS Fund invests £500,000 in Utonomy, a pioneering intelligent gas grid solutions provider. The Fund aims to support disruptive technologies through high-performance engineering and proven investment management. The transaction represents the Fund’s first investment. Elsewhere, we discover how since online banking and shopping is becoming even more popular, chargeback fraud is quickly becoming one of the fastest growing problems for SMEs. In this issue, we discover how to beat it. Lastly, the global leader in online safety training and compliance software, Essential Skillz offers advice and a customisable course, which examines how slips, trips and falls occur in different work environments, are helping businesses navigate the costly consequences caused by these types of accidents in the workplace. Here at SME News, we truly hope you enjoy reading this insightful issue and look forward to hearing from you. Jessica Daykin, Editor Phone: +44 (0) 203 725 6842 Email: Website: AI Global Media, Ltd. (AI) takes reasonable measures to ensure the quality of the information on this web site. However, AI will not assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, correctness or completeness of any information that is available through this web site. If errors are brought to our attention, we will try to correct them. The information available through the website and our partner publications is for your general information and use and is not intended to address any particular finance or investment requirements. In particular, the information does not constitute any form of advice or recommendation by us or any of our partner publications and is not intended to be relied upon by users in making or refraining from making any investment or financial decisions. Appropriate independent advice should be obtained before making any such decision. Any arrangement made between you and any third party named in the site is at your sole risk and responsibility.