The latest Duport Business Confidence Report for Halifax, West Yorkshire shows there was a rise in company formations over the third quarter of the year. During this period there were 174 new companies registered, representing a 2% rise on Q3 of 2012.
Company formation numbers in Worcester rose during the third quarter of the year, according to a new report from Duport.co.uk.
New research from Duport.co.uk has revealed an unprecedented number of new company formations in Liverpool over the third quarter of the year.
April 2012 saw the city of York experience a record April for new company formations, accompanied by a fall in unemployment.
136 new companies were formed in York in April 2012, breaking the previous April record by 15%, according to figures released by formations agents Duport.co.uk.
“Turning a setback into an opportunity is an important skill for any entrepreneur, and it looks as though the people of York have the talent,” said Peter Valaitis, Managing Director of Duport.co.uk.
“Despite the double-dip recession, York is still brimming with ideas and opportunities for new start ups, and it seems as though the city’s entrepreneurs are taking advantage of them.”
As well as a rise in start up companies, York’s unemployment figures also fell between March and April 2012.