Resources/ Updates


Info-fest for Emerging U.S Small Business

National Small Business Week, April 30 – May 6,   gives the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) an opportunity to recognize the nation’s top small businesses, entrepreneurs, and business advocates.  The week-long event continues through May 6, with planned national events in New York, Indianapolis, Fresno, and Dallas.

Webinars of the Week

See the city-by-city schedule for the webinars or view live-streamed events at  Free webinars/webcasts are available covering:

  • The U.S. Economic Outlook and its Impact on Small Businesses
  • 5 Fabulous Habits of Local Business Champions
  • Grow Your Business Online
  • The Future of Small Business Innovation
  • How to Write Your Email Content in 15 Minutes or Less

SBA Tools

Since, 1953, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), an independent federal government agency, aids, counsels, assists, and protects the interests of small business concerns, to preserve free competitive enterprise and to maintain and strengthen the overall economy of our nation.

As a first step, fledgling businesses should check out the many SBA Tools, including.

SEC Tools

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission maintains the topic page Information for Small Business.  Consider these links for emerging financial services firms:

Other Tools

Need Tech Firm Startup Assistance?

Alva Advisory Services

Alva Advisory Services, LLC (“Alva”) of The SDDCO Group provides startup consulting services for new technology and fintech firms. Alva also delivers ongoing accounting and tax compliance solutions to new and established tech companies.

Need Help with Financial Services Firm Registration?

SDDco Group

Formed in 1952, the SDDco Group of accountants and consultants ( delivers outsourced professional support to the financial services and technology sectors.  Our menu of professional services includes accounting, regulatory and tax compliance, AML testing, brokerage hosting and supervision, as well as assuming designated FinOp, CCO, and CFO roles.  To connect with SDDCO:

  • Call Us:  212-751-4422
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SDDco specializes
in two industries.

Our know-how and our network supports the financial services & tech industries.

We hold the right training and licensures to keep you in step and mitigate risk.

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SDDco supports
industry leaders.

We oversee back office functions so you can focus on your own clients.

Major banks, private funds, RIAs, BDs, and tech startups choose us.

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experienced professionals.

Partner with us for start-ups and for ongoing accounting, compliance and tax work.

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Outsourced support with
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Our inaugural firm began
when two CPAs opened
a NYC office back in 1952.

We faithfully maintain the CPA standards: integrity, competency, confidentiality….

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