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Best and Worst UK Banks Revealed - Which? Money

Posted: 7 March 2020
Which? recommended providers include First Direct, Starling Bank, Nationwide Building Society, and M&S Bank.
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Britain Leaves EU, Entering 11-Month Transition Period

Posted: 1 February 2020
The UK has entered the transition period due to last until 31 December 2020. During this period, the UK will remain in both the EU customs union and single market.
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EU Parliament Gives Final Approval to Brexit Deal

Posted: 29 January 2020
The European Parliament gave today its final approval to Britain’s divorce deal from the bloc, paving the way for orderly Brexit to take place this Friday.
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How Could a UK Points-Based Immigration System Work?

Posted: 29 January 2020
Once the UK leaves the European Union (EU), a new immigration system will be introduced to replace the EU's freedom of movement rule.
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HMRC Secures £5 Billion from Multinational Companies Diverting Profits

Posted: 27 January 2020
The extra tax is due to reforms introduced in 2015 to tackle profit diversion.
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Businesses Receive HMRC Letters about UK-EU Trade Arrangements

Posted: 27 January 2020
HMRC letters to VAT-registered businesses trading with the EU and/or the rest of the world highlight actions necessary to take before the end of the transition period.
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Britain to Grant Fast-Tracking Visas to Top Scientists

Posted: 27 January 2020
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced a "global talent" visa which will replace the current "exceptional talent" route, but removing the cap on numbers.
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How Government Can Build Better Contracts with Blockchain

Posted: 27 January 2020
It is high time that we look at technology to revamp our existing mechanisms of the third government function – contract enforcement.
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Self Assessment Deadline on 31 January Is Fast Approaching

Posted: 26 January 2020
HMRC is urging Self Assessment customers to complete their Self Assessment tax return before the 31 January 2020 deadline.
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M1 Data & Analytics Offers New Solution for Marketers to Identify Consumers Visiting Locations

Posted: 25 January 2020
LocationIQ empowers marketing teams by identifying consumers who visit locations returning full contact and demographic information.
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US$3.4t

Posted: 9 January 2020
Private equity firms now manage commitments of nearly US$3.4t globally, up from less than US$500b in 2000.
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Britain Expands Job Shortage List to Attract Qualified Immigrant Workforce

Posted: 30 May 2019
Shortages of workers in Britain's economy have increased since 2013 as unemployment has fallen to its lowest since 1975.
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Social Tech Trust Set up to Support UK Social Tech Ventures

Posted: 22 May 2019
According to a recent report from Tech Nation, the UK is a global centre for Tech for Good, with social tech companies valued at 2.3 billion pounds last year.
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UK's 'Alternative Finance' Industry Worth £4.6b

Posted: 18 December 2017
The UK's "alternative finance" industry has grown by 43% over the last year to £4.6 billion.
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