Small business hiring and wages grew in July

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Job growth at small businesses spiked in July across various industries and parts of the country, according to payroll giant Paychex, with hourly earnings also improving. The Paychex | IHS Markit Small Business Employment Watch, released Tuesday, indicated the second strongest one-month increase in the Small Business Jobs Index since […]

Hiscox unveils H1 financial results

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It’s the turn of specialist global insurer Hiscox Ltd to share its story of turning things around – from last year’s $138.9 million pre-tax loss in the first half to H1 2021’s profit before tax of $133.4 million. “This is a good result driven by strong performances across all our […]