Politics 3 January 2013 Chuka Umunna: “This scheme, like so many others from this government, was not living up to David Cameron's rhetoric” Business quote of the day. Sign up for our weekly email * Print HTML “This scheme, like so many others from this government, was not living up to David Cameron's rhetoric” Business secretary Chuka Umunna criticises the implementation of the government’s start-up loan scheme, which has been extended today to include entrepreneurs up to 30 years old. More than 3,000 people have applied for the loans so far, but in order to meet the target of lending £112m by 2015, 45,000 entrepreneurs will have to take out a loan through the scheme. › Pop in 2013 - Under the influence Chuka Umunna government’s start-up loan scheme. Photograph: Getty Images Helen Roxburgh is the online editor of Economia Subscribe from just £1 per issue More Related articles Jeremy Corbyn has found a vulnerable spot on Theresa May and trade Politicians are worried that their pensions are destroying the planet. Is yours? Nap Store: Where did all these new mattress start-ups come from?