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More women started up new businesses in the last 12 months than in the previous year - with beauty, cleaning and cake-making among the most popular choices, according to a survey. Research for online insurance broker Simply Business found a 12% increase in female-run start-ups this year, with women now accounting for 37% of all start-up businesses, up from 33% last year.