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No-deal Brexit: The potential winners and losers
No-deal Brexit: The potential winners and losers
As you read this, Brexit negotiators are working around the clock to come to an agreement that will enable the [...]
October 15, 2019
The Queen has set out a new legislative agenda for a government that can’t govern
The Queen has set out a new legislative agenda for a government that can’t govern
Yesterday’s grand state occasion had all the hallmarks of a normal Queen’s Speech, including the fabulous pomp, the Monarch’s gracious [...]
October 15, 2019
City Moves for 15 October - Who's switching jobs at Currencycloud, Frame and Hilton?
City Moves for 15 October - Who's switching jobs at Currencycloud, Frame and Hilton?
Today’s City Moves includes Currencycloud, Frame and Hilton Currencycloud London-based fintech and cross-border payments platform Currencycloud has appointed Barbera De [...]
October 15, 2019
Sorry not sorry: End the apology culture in business
Sorry not sorry: End the apology culture in business
When David Neeleman, the founder of American airline JetBlue, published a YouTube video entitled “Our Promise to You” in 2007, [...]
October 15, 2019
Warning: The conveyor belt of global growth is grinding ever more slowly
Warning: The conveyor belt of global growth is grinding ever more slowly
Where has all the growth gone? It’s the biggest economic question that we face – not just in Britain, but [...]
October 15, 2019
This bland and disappointing Queen’s Speech is no remedy for our broken politics
This bland and disappointing Queen’s Speech is no remedy for our broken politics
“Civilisation is a hopeless race to discover remedies for the evils it produces.” So wrote Jean-Jacques Rousseau, maybe somewhat cynically. [...]
October 15, 2019
DEBATE: Is Nicola Sturgeon overplaying her hand by demanding a Scottish independence referendum next year?
DEBATE: Is Nicola Sturgeon overplaying her hand by demanding a Scottish independence referendum next year?
Is Nicola Sturgeon overplaying her hand by demanding a Scottish independence referendum next year? Iain Anderson, executive chairman at Cicero [...]
October 15, 2019
Want to ensure Britain’s future prosperity? Stop taking wealth creators for granted
Want to ensure Britain’s future prosperity? Stop taking wealth creators for granted
Last month, the UK reported record numbers of people in employment. With all the Brexit noise, it was easy to [...]
October 15, 2019
Young Londoners ‘held back’ by lack of entrepreneurial role models
Young Londoners ‘held back’ by lack of entrepreneurial role models
The majority of young people in London may be being held back due to a lack of relatable entrepreneurial role [...]
October 15, 2019
Farnborough Airport sales soar to £80m ahead of Macquarie buyout
Farnborough Airport sales soar to £80m ahead of Macquarie buyout
Farnborough Airport has revealed that its revenue rose 23.2 per cent to a record £80m last year fuelled by a [...]
October 15, 2019