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Lets talk about tax

When it comes to pensions and investments, the rules surrounding taxation are particularly complex. Due to the ever-changing investment landscape, investors need to be aware of the differences when accumulating and decumulating wealth to provide for their retirement. In particular, the order…

Be More Manchester taking place on 15th February

BE MORE CREATIVE returns with BE MORE MANCHESTER – an unmissable celebration of Greater Manchester’s unique creativity and thriving creative industries. Join Creative England at Old Granada Studios on Thursday 15th February for an exclusive event exploring the exciting opportunities for creative…

MANCHESTER CAN BE ONE OF EUROPE’S LEADING GREEN CITIES, REPORTS FEEDER EVENT FOR MAYOR’S SUMMIT

• Meeting of region’s businesses held in preparation for the development of a Greater Manchester Environment Charter • Investing in natural environment will bring “major benefits” for all residents, workers and businesses in the region • Businesses contribute actionable solutions to stimulate…

Seashell Trust’s disabled students’ hope for life-changing activity holiday

A Stockport special college for young people with complex disabilities needs to raise £14,000 to send their students on an residential activity trip to the Lake District which could change their lives. The cost for each Seashell Trust student to spend four…

Manchester firms team up to assist UK retailer in landmark deal

Manchester city centre based Corporate financiers Covex and commercial law firm Freeman Fisher teamed up to execute the deal on behalf of Eqip4work, currently based in Dumfries. Over the last year the company generated almost £40million in sales which included items such…

International Women’s Day Networking and Panel Event – March 8, 2018

BNY Mellon's Women's Initiatives Network (WIN) Manchester is pleased to celebrate International Women's Day with an interactive and inspiring conversation focused on “Advancing Potential: Making Yourself Heard”. We have an exciting line up of panelists including: Neil Atkinson (Male Ally & Managing…

RLB IN MANCHESTER ON COUNT DOWN FOR CITY CENTRE MOVE

The Manchester office of leading independent construction, property and management consultant, Rider Levett Bucknall (RLB) is preparing to move to its new prime city-centre location, 1 King Street. RLB has taken out a 10-year lease at the city centre location having outgrown…

HALL BROWN STAFF NUMBERS RISE YET AGAIN

One of the country’s fastest-growing family law firms has continued its expansion with the recruitment of another of the North West’s most promising young solicitors from one of its bigger rivals. Hall Brown Family Law has said that the appointment of Emma…

TAX CONCERNS AMONG SMALL BRITISH BUSINESSES SPUR GROWTH AT CONSULTANT

The increasing tax burden being shouldered by Britain’s small businesses has generated growth at one of the region’s leading consultants. Enterprise Tax Consultants (ETC) has revealed that as well as almost trebling its client numbers in the last year alone, its turnover…

Manchester’s universities ranked in the top 20 best employers in the UK for lesbian, gay, bi and trans staff

The Workplace Equality Index, now in its 14th year, celebrates the pioneering efforts of organisations to create inclusive workplaces and is free for any employer to enter. Leading the way for Manchester, Manchester Metropolitan and the University of Manchester are joint second…