Head of Hackney business charity says banks reluctant to loan to Hackney businesses.
Local trade groups have expressed anger at a looming “tidal wave” of tax that is set to hit businesses in April.
The first winner of The Apprentice is bringing his business to Hackney to help aspiring young entrepreneurs.
FX Concepts have been appointed to run a specialist £150m (€162m) active currency programme for Hackney Council's local government pension scheme.
Businesses in Hackney have been given guidance on riding out the recession by an award-winning business guru.
Betting shop owners have reacted with fury after local MP Diane Abbott accused them of "preying on vulnerable people."