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Nearly one-fourth of UK small and medium-sized businesses will seek protection from eviction

In the United Kingdom, large numbers of small and medium-sized businesses need financial support from the government as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Our November survey found that 46 percent of these businesses had applied for or planned to apply for furlough payments.

More than 40 percent of UK small and medium-size enterprises have applied or plan to apply for government support because of the COVID-19 crisis.
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To read the article, see “UK small and medium-size enterprises: Impact of the COVID-19 crisis,” February 4, 2021.