Europe’s biggest economic power has weathered the post-financial crisis years better than most of its rivals, but faces further testing times.
With European cities competing to steal London’s crown as a global financial hub, it’s being claimed that the German city is a front-runner to poach City jobs.
In this interview with GTNews, Peter Crawley, Citi’s country officer for South Africa reports on the region’s challenges, opportunities and how fintech is proving a catalyst for change.
News that prime minister Theresa May has set March 29 as the date for commencing the formal process of the UK exiting the European Union (EU) has triggered a warning.
Business funder Bibby Financial Services says smaller UK firms don’t share the government’s ambitions for forging new trading relationships post-Brexit.
American International Group Inc (AIG) has announced plans to set up a European hub in Luxembourg.
The latest report from the Confederation of British Industry and CBRE Group finds the UK capital’s firms are optimistic post-Brexit, but want major upgrades of its transport links.
French presidential hopeful Emmanuel Macron’s rhetoric to tempt London-based banks to relocate to Paris doesn’t fully stand up to scrutiny, says Brickendon CEO Christopher Burke.
The outlook for the UK economy is negative and the recent recovery by the pound is unlikely to last.
Most are ‘hugely optimistic’ that their business will succeed in the year ahead, according to Ricoh Europe.