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UK output to contract

- BDO Output Index falls to a new four-year low – - Strong manufacturing performance not enough to halt recessionary trend – - Optimism Index suggests potential bounceback following political uncertainty – UK business output is now at the point of contraction,…

FCA Sandbox

The FCA has recently opened up their next round of applications for FinTech companies that wish to work within their regulator sandbox. The FCA’s Innovation Hub has recently announced the list of firms that were successful in their applications to begin testing…

Greater Company Games Manchester

2017 will see the inaugural games come to life in the city of Manchester, with iconic venues, second to none customer experience and an after party not to be missed. We will provide an exceptional and unequalled team building opportunity that will…

Fieldfisher supports on acquisition for Conservatory Outlet Group

Fieldfisher's corporate team in Manchester has acted for Conservatory Outlet Group on its acquisition of retailer Clearview Home Improvements. Partner Mary Erb and Solicitor Alex Keane led the deal, with support from other fee earners across the firm. This is the second…

MIND THE GAP – WIDENING DIVIDE BETWEEN THE BEST AND THE REST IN NORTH WEST RETAIL IDENTIFIED BY LEADING SECTOR RESEARCH FROM COLLIERS INTERNATIONAL

Latest Midsummer Retail Report (MSRR) shows highs and lows in retail demand across the region North West, 4th July 2017 – The North West retail sector is seeing a widening divide between ‘the best and the rest’ with rental levels at prime…

Graduate Skills for the Northern Economy

Manchester Met Careers & Employability Service Wednesday, 12 July 2017 from 09:00 to 14:00 (EDT) This conference brings together academics and industry experts from the universities and organisations within the region who have a shared interest in graduate success within the North…

A Journey Less Perilous” – International Travel and Operational Security Seminar

27 September 2017 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Refreshments will be served. Location Squire Patton Boggs Trinity Court 16 John Dalton Street Manchester, M60 8HS Questions? Contact Alyce Wood T +44 161 830 5175 Squire Patton Boggs and Edson Tiger are hosting…

Summer Showcase

Join us for the launch of the Business Alumni and find out what business support you could receive from the University. Special Guest: Rebecca Jeffery (BBC’s Apprentice, CEO of Fi & Becs) JULY 19TH, 2.3OPM - 5PM FOOD, DRINKS & NETWORKING RSVP:…

RLB CELEBRATES TEN YEARS AS A GLOBAL PRACTICE IN MANCHESTER

Rider Levett Bucknall (RLB) is proudly celebrating ten years since the formation of the independent global practice. The firm kicked off its 10th anniversary year with a meeting of RLB’s Global Board in the firm’s Manchester office followed by a dinner at…

High Sheriff of Greater Manchester Gerry Yeung OBE DL is hosting an evening of informal networking on 17th July 2017

Guests will be invited to find out more about Gerry’s new role as High Sheriff of Greater Manchester, about the Greater Manchester High Sheriff’s Police Trust and the work they do in local communities to encourage understanding and help to reduce crime.…