17 April 2018
Type ‘Brexit negotiations’ into Google and you'll discover more than five million pages of information to wade through. Brexit has now been a major talking point for almost three years. It’s dominated business meetings, TV bulletins and newspaper headlines. Amid the hours of debate and speculation, we still have few facts about what our new relationship with the EU will look like. Yet businesses remain confident.
17 April 2018
Brexit was always going to create winners and losers. The painstaking job to unpick the UK’s 40-year relationship with the EU will lead to new freedoms and compromises. For some, this will unleash opportunities for growth. For others, new obstacles to overcome.
03 April 2018
The number of new tech companies being set up in the UK rose by almost 60 per cent in 2017 according to new analysis by RSM. In total, there were 10,016 software development and programming businesses incorporated in 2017, a 59 per cent increase on the 6,300 companies set up in 2016. The data from Companies House also revealed growth in tech company incorporations across every region in the UK.
15 January 2018
Middle market sentiment about the impact of Brexit dipped in the fourth quarter of 2017 according to our latest survey.
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.