Start-up activity fell to an average 3.7% in the first two quarters of this year, down from 7.6%...

|By:, SA News Editor
Start-up activity fell to an average 3.7% in the first two quarters of this year, down from 7.6% in the first half of 2009 and 9.6% in the second half, according to a Challenger, Gray & Christmas survey of job seekers. "Many small business owners are increasingly pessimistic about business conditions and still find it difficult to get a loan."