The London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) has agreed to buy financial-information provider Refinitiv for $27bn, in a move that will transform the 321-year-old City’s most iconic institution into a rival to Bloomberg’s data business.
EU leaders and the UK government agreed on Thursday (April 11) a further delay to Brexit until 31 October 2019, averting, for now at least, the risk of an abrupt British departure from the bloc which investors fear would hurt the economy.
London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) led a $20 million funding round in Nivaura, the startup behind world's first cryptocurrency bond, the two companies announced on Wednesday (Feb. 27).
The UK continues to be attractive to foreign investors, who are ready to pour more money into the economy every year, despite Brexit.
One in seven EU companies with UK suppliers had moved part or all of their business out of Britain in advance of Brexit, according to a survey by the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS) published on Tuesday.
The Bank of England is expecting up to 75,000 job losses in financial services if the U.K. crashes out of the bloc in March 2019 without a deal the BBC reported on Tuesday.
The UK's official unemployment rate has declined, hitting its lowest level since 1975, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS) There were 1.48 million unemployed people 57,000 fewer than for January to March 2017 and 157,000 fewe
By Jemima Kelly
British voters are going to the polls on Thursday 08 June 2017 in a general election called out of cycle by U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May.
Newable, formerly Greater London Enterprise, a state-owned start-up and SMEs advisory and loans provider today announced the acquisition of the London Business Angels network (LBA).