John McDonnell

‘Bad for business’: Financial lobby group criticises McDonnell’s planned financial transactions tax
‘Bad for business’: Financial lobby group criticises McDonnell’s planned financial transactions tax
Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell’s plans to extend the scope of Labour’s proposed financial transactions tax have come under criticism from [...]
September 12, 2019
Industry slams Labour plan to bring outsourced public services in-house
Industry slams Labour plan to bring outsourced public services in-house
Business leaders have pilloried a Labour policy announcement to bring local council jobs like construction, bin collection and school dinners [...]
July 21, 2019
Labour to launch inquiry into 'shadow banking' that funds anti-environment industries
Labour to launch inquiry into 'shadow banking' that funds anti-environment industries
Labour is launching an inquiry into “shadow banking” in a bid to crack down on investment that fuels industries contributing [...]
June 24, 2019
Elections that were never meant to happen have just transformed British politics
Elections that were never meant to happen have just transformed British politics
The elections that were never meant to happen have had an immediate and dramatic impact on British politics. The Brexit [...]
May 27, 2019
Philip Hammond warns Tory leadership candidates against pursuing no-deal Brexit
Philip Hammond warns Tory leadership candidates against pursuing no-deal Brexit
The Chancellor Philip Hammond has warned prospective Tory leaders not to ignore parliament by pursuing a no-deal Brexit. A number [...]
May 26, 2019
The two main advocates of nationalisation without market value compensation: Venezuela and Corbyn's Labour Party
The two main advocates of nationalisation without market value compensation: Venezuela and Corbyn's Labour Party
Labour's shadow chancellor can be quite charming when he wants to be. He can also be quite thuggish, and has [...]
May 15, 2019
Business risks ‘Corbygeddon’ if it doesn’t learn to speak up
Business risks ‘Corbygeddon’ if it doesn’t learn to speak up
The headline in the Sunday Times was stark: “Rich prepare to flee Corbyn’s Britain as Tories desert PM”. The country’s millionaires [...]
May 15, 2019
MPs will vote again on Brexit next month - despite no deal between Tories and Labour
MPs will vote again on Brexit next month - despite no deal between Tories and Labour
Theresa May will attempt to force her Brexit deal through parliament for the fourth time of asking next month – despite not [...]
May 14, 2019
John McDonnell tells CEOs: Karl Marx's analysis has to be taken into account
John McDonnell tells CEOs: Karl Marx's analysis has to be taken into account
Labour’s shadow chancellor has told some of the world’s most powerful CEO’s that revolutionary thinker Karl Marx had ideas that [...]
May 14, 2019
Labour might ban London-listed companies from stock exchange over climate change targets
Labour might ban London-listed companies from stock exchange over climate change targets
London-listed companies could be thrown off the stock exchange for not doing enough on climate change under new plans which [...]
May 10, 2019
The City powers the UK economy - it must not fall into Labour's hands
The City powers the UK economy - it must not fall into Labour's hands
Despite the best efforts of a few valiant voices, the City (and its interests) received a shameful lack of attention [...]
May 8, 2019
Labour’s renationalisation plan isn’t just illiterate, it’s immoral
Labour’s renationalisation plan isn’t just illiterate, it’s immoral
Want to buy something, but can’t quite afford it? Just use a simple trick from John McDonnell. Here’s how it [...]
May 8, 2019
Fix Brexit, unlock investment – and maybe we can all work a little less
Fix Brexit, unlock investment – and maybe we can all work a little less
Did you enjoy your day off yesterday? Nice, wasn’t it, coming so soon after the extended Easter break? Plus there’s another [...]
May 7, 2019
Maurice Turnor Gardner's senior partner on a decade in the City, John McDonnell and being Allen & Overy's first female partner
Maurice Turnor Gardner's senior partner on a decade in the City, John McDonnell and being Allen & Overy's first female partner
Lawyer to the super rich Clare Maurice has a disarmingly simple view of the world. “Life doesn’t change really, people [...]
May 6, 2019

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