Tag Archives: UK business

Centre for technology and economic prosperity

London has claimed the global top spot as a centre for business, finance and culture, in PwC’s sixth annual Cities of    ... more

UK “top recipient” of foreign investment for ten years running

Over the past decade, the United Kingdom has remained “Europe’s top recipient of foreign direct investment (FDI) projects”, a report by    ... more

John Lewis “University” to revolutionise retail careers

John Lewis raised the bar for apprenticeship schemes this week by announcing plans to launch the “University of John Lewis”, a    ... more

UK business confidence hits highest since 2010

UK business confidence has hit its highest level since the autumn of 2010, according to a recent report, which also estimated    ... more

Free Range Human

Up until 2010, Marianne Cantwell had a successful career working as a strategy consultant in Canary Wharf. She was working late    ... more

Workspace for creative synergy

These days, it may be common to see upwardly mobile professionals adopting coffee shops like Starbucks and Cafè Nero as their    ... more

Aerial view of crowd of people arranged in British pound symbol

Regulator approval boosts crowdfunding

The appeal of crowdfunding, the rapidly-growing phenomenon that allows those with even modest means to invest in companies and projects, may    ... more

Boxing Day Shopping at Oxford Street in London

Increased consumer confidence

UK consumer confidence increased in January 2013, according to the findings of a recently released report by researchers GfK NOP. In    ... more

Tesco Law

New providers of legal services in Britain aim to play a major part in driving down costs and making the law    ... more

London Camden Town, one of the most attractive places for turists in the UK capital expecially for i

Aspiring small retailers

Last year, US consumers spent a total of $5.5bn (£3.4bn) on goods from independent merchants under an American Express sponsored initiative    ... more

Canary Wharf viewed from Cabot Square, London, England, UK

Markets set to push higher in 2013

A reasonable level of optimism for 2013 seems to be prevailing. “After profitable 2012, we expect another positive year for global    ... more