On the 30th July, new regulations were put into place for drone usage in the UK—an amendment to the Air Navigation Order (2016)—which means drones cannot fly above 400 feet (120m) or within a kilometre radius of any airport boundaries. In 2017, there were 93 reported drone incidents involving aircraft...
Jeremy Grantham, the cofounder and chief investment strategist at the $71 billion Grantham, Mayo, & van Otterloo, has become a world-renowned market voice by calling every modern financial bubble — including the past two stock meltdowns. Grantham shares his thoughts on how to play a bubble and explains...
This will mark the company’s second major move into South-east Asia—coming after its expansion to Singapore last year. Its distribution centre in Singapore for its Prime Now fast delivery service is the firm’s largest in the world, occupying about 100,000 sq ft at the Mapletree Logistics Hub near Jurong...
With financial services moving online, it’s increasingly difficult for businesses to know their customers. With almost $4bn pledged via crowdfunding in 2018 so far, the potential losses can be substantial. The reputational risk is high too, as consumers have an entrenched fear of fraud around the platforms. Indiegogo chose to use Onfido to keep potential fraudsters off its platform...
Gallagher has continued its strategic investment to build out its specialist UK Trade Credit & Surety Practice across the North with the appointment of Daniel Stewart. Bringing almost 20 years of specialist broking experience, Daniel joins Gallagher from Marsh where he was a national practice leader for trade credit, responsible for the Midlands, North and Scotland. As...
This is another sign that the country’s overall economy is on track for solid growth in the third quarter of 2018. Retail sales jumped by 3.3% as compared with August last year, stronger than all forecasts in a Reuters poll of economists. This was slightly slower than an upwardly revised...
The consultation, also supported by the Lord Ashcroft International Business School, Anglia Ruskin Cambridge, will help inform a Women in Innovation report, combining qualitative and quantitative analysis to help better understand: – How and why women in innovation arrive at their careers – Monetise the contribution women are making to innovation...
An unprecedented range of measures are now in place to enable the tracing of assets and the recovery of debts, told experts at a seminar on debt enforcement. Debtors are now going to even more extraordinary lengths to conceal the assets that can be used to settle claims and the...
Rickitt Mitchell, which is based in Manchester, has made the official announcement of Fahey’s appointment. Fahy previously had a 14-year stint as the head of UK SME’s at the London Stock Exchange, where he worked with quoted companies on both AIM and the Main Market and also alongside management teams...
China on the other hand, has already threatened to retaliate against the new duties. The White House removed about 300 goods from a previously proposed list of affected products. These included smart watches, certain chemicals and other products such as bicycle helmets and high chairs. Trump, in a statement, stated that...