London is home to more promising fintech startups than any other European city

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According to the annual FinTech50 list, there are more promising fintech startups in the British capital than ever before Having produced such high-profile companies as financial-information firm Nutmeg and peer-to-peer lending unicorn Funding Circle, it’s no wonder London has long been hailed as the European capital of fintech. And while a 33.7% drop in investment […]

Business leaders urge politicians to ‘get their house in order’ as crucial Brexit talks loom

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Business groups have urged politicians to act quickly to provide economic stability in the wake of the shock election result, as Britain heads towards the uncertainty of a hung parliament with Brexit talks looming. Confederation of British Industry director general Carolyn Fairbairn warned that this is a “serious moment” for the UK economy and politicians […]

‘Enough politics! It’s time to get down to business’: Small firms say Government must listen now

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Small businesses expect practical help and a change of tone and approach from the Government, which has too often viewed them as a problem, in the wake of the Election result. Dr Adam Marshall, director general of the British Chambers of Commerce, told The Mail on Sunday: ‘Up until the Election, a lot of small […]

US-UK relationship ‘bruised but intact’ after Trump spats, shock vote

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  Criticism from President Donald Trump and a turbulent snap election could mar U.S.-U.K. relations Most analysts agree that the relationship may be slightly hurt, but is still intact Voters accused British Prime Minister Theresa May of “hand-holding” with Trump The so-called “special relationship” between the United States and Britain was forged on the beaches […]