Brexit Bulletin

Healthcare industries hold their breath

More than half of the UK’s health technology companies have put investment decisions on hold following the Brexit referendum, according to a survey seen by…



Opinion: A question of leadership

What did David Cameron really believe about Britain’s place in Europe? As Cameron departs the political stage and hands to his successors the huge task…



Wealth, income and inequality

A Tale of Two Statistics Last week Oxfam ran a media campaign highlighting levels of inequality in the UK with a headline, “Richest 1 per…


Oxfam challenges the PM and business

The Prime Minister, Theresa May, must address the practices of “unscrupulous business” if she is to make good on her promise to close the gap…



Immigration Exemptions Emerge

Leave supporters voted in droves to cut immigration, but implementing this demand would be no easy task as Home Secretary Amber Rudd said when pushed…


Minister Backs Creative Industries

The United Kingdom’s creative industries will be “absolutely central” to the UK’s Brexit future, the new minister for Digital and Culture, Matt Hancock, said on…


Checkpoint: September 2016

What Do We Know? Activity surveys in the UK manufacturing and services sectors have rebounded from an unprecedented record drop in July with a monthly…