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Middle market firms contributing 15 per cent of UK turnover
Simon Hart

01 December 2017

Medium-sized businesses account for less than one per cent of the total UK business population but contribute 15 per cent of turnover, new official figures show.

What does the proposed Custom Union look like post Brexit?
Brad Ashton

20 November 2017

Whilst the governments initial Brexit white paper failed to provide any clarity on the potential customs landscape post Brexit, the government proposals in August finally provided its position and what this brave new world might look like. But what does this all mean for consumer businesses?

RSM presents US perspective on a post-Brexit UK
Simon Hart

09 November 2017

World renowned economist and author Joe Brusuelas from RSM US recently presented to a room of over 100 leaders of Midlands businesses, alongside RSM UK’s Brexit lead partner Simon Hart.

Firms cautiously optimistic about post-Brexit world

17 October 2017

Middle market sentiment is up from last quarter.

Business leaders expect good deal with EU

17 October 2017

Find out what’s top of the middle market’s wish list.

Middle-market businesses stand firm on future prospects ahead of Brexit
Simon Hart

17 October 2017

Ahead of this week’s EU Summit in Brussels, and despite the apparent deadlock over the UK’s Brexit bill, middle market businesses remain bullish about the prospects of the UK securing a good deal.

First glimpse of proposed Customs Union post Brexit

23 August 2017

The Government has indicated two proposed approaches that could be adopted to shape the future customs landscape with the EU.

Alarm bells start to ring over post Brexit customs arrangements

01 August 2017

A report released this week by Oxera warns that new post-Brexit customs arrangements could disrupt supply chains, bring gridlock to south east England, and cost the UK a ‘conservative’ £1bn a year. So how real is the threat?

Survey reveals positive business sentiment ahead of Brexit
Simon Hart

12 July 2017

Middle market businesses in the UK are positive about the medium to long term effects of Brexit, according to a new YouGov survey, the Brexit Monitor.

Brexit may force companies to set up EU based distribution operations

03 May 2017

Now that Article 50 has been triggered, UK businesses that trade extensively with EU and non-EU parties are beginning to form contingency plans to mitigate the effects of Brexit. Some UK importers worried about increased costs and administration may wish to consider establishing an EU-based distribution function to allow continuity of benefits currently in place within the EU.