The Small Business Credit Survey, a national collaboration of the 12 Federal Reserve Banks, shows continued revenue and employment growth at small businesses in 2018. But amid these gains, 73% firms also reported increases in input costs, which impacted their profitability. While credit demand increased marginally in 2018, the share of firms receiving credit remained essentially flat—with shortfalls highest among startups and firms with high credit risk. Find out more about financing and employment conditions at small firms by downloading the report.
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