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Banks slow lending to small firms

by Carole Green

Businesses in Wales say they are still not getting the support they need from the banks. But one of the men in charge of lending to small firms here says he wants to give more.

However, he claims that demand has dropped because companies are scared to invest - they are choosing to sit on their cash until the outlook improves. Our business correspondent Carole Green has more.

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