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Research Service

We’re experts at getting you answers. Request free research from our business information team to develop and grow your business or idea.

Business Gateway Information Service

We specialise in desk-based research and subscribe to all of the relevant databases that supply up-to-date, reliable, premium data – saving you time and money.

All businesses can access a range of timely, relevant information:

UK and international market research reports

Accurate market information can help you to spot opportunities and make informed strategic decisions. We subscribe to several market-leading databases so that you can source detailed market and consumer information to support your plans.

UK and international companies

We create targeted company lists using UK and global databases. These lists can help you to pinpoint competitors, suppliers and potential customers.

UK company reports and credit checks

Simplify your due diligence processes by asking us for up-to-date company accounts and reports.

Statistics and demographics

Give your business plans and reports greater credibility by citing data from various authoritative sources.

Property searches

Looking for business premises? We can access a leading commercial property database, plus market analysis on average rents and occupancy rates by sector and location.

News articles

We can gather news articles on your company, competitors and sector. Our database covers newspapers, journals and trade press from around the world.

Databases at your fingertips

Our vast library of market research and company intelligence lets us respond to a diverse range of research needs – all for free.