Tag: business

On the state of UK Business Closures

On the state of UK Business Closures

13.5% of all UK businesses have temporarily closed or paused trading, during the lockdown, with 86.4% of workers in these businesses on furlough.

/ July 16, 2020

Chart of the Week: Ownership of UK Commercial Property by Investor Type

Overseas investors saw the largest increase in UK commercial property ownership in the decade to 2016...

/ October 4, 2018
FinTech Investment by Region

Chart of the Week: Fintech Investment by Region

The chart shows that total global investment in fintech companies for the first half of 2018 reached a peak of $57.9 billion, growth undoubtedly fuelled by demographic changes. Europe contributed 45% at $26 billion, with the....

/ September 20, 2018

Chart of the Week: Impact of AI on UK Jobs by Sector

Recent advances in artificial intelligence have been incorporating cognitive skills that show potential to supersede human ability. Although the potential is vast, there will be attendant job insecurity in many industries, with many of those laid off lacking the necessary...

/ September 13, 2018