Turn on the radio, the TV, or check out the news feed on your device-of-choice, and you’re likely to find much more bad news than good these days. It all paints a pretty grim picture of our future, doesn’t it? Or DOES it? Could it be possible that underneath it all, between all the headlines, that things are actually getting better?
Mid-market companies find themselves in a quandary when it comes to obtaining much-needed capital to grow. This segment of the US economy, if measured on its own, would rank the fourth largest in the world. Yet a 2015 survey by GE Capital and Ohio State University’s College of Business found that 55 percent of middle market businesses do not have sufficient access to funding.