At the Commonwealth Business Forum opening in London on Monday, followed by the meeting of the Commonwealth Heads of Government, Michael Sippitt, Chairman of Clarkslegal and the Commonwealth Environmental Platform, and a director of the HR consultancy Forbury People Ltd, will be speaking on a panel regarding the Future of Work in the 21st Century.
#News - 16/04/2018
Michael Sippitt, Chairman of Clarkslegal and of the Commonwealth Environmental Investment Platform (the CEIP), on 13 April addressed a session of the 2018 STEP conference in Malta, speaking on ethical and green investment. STEP is the global professional association for practitioners who specialise in family inheritance and succession planning, with over 20,000 members across the world.
#News - 13/04/2018
The cryptowave is only going to build more momentum in the next 12 to 18 months. Just two weeks ago Barclays announced a partnership with a leading crypto company to facilitate payments to buy Bitcoin, Ethereum and Litecoin, the most established crypto assets. This may reflect a trend of major financial institutions moving away from outright denunciation of cryptocurrencies to a cautious participation, marking a significant shift in their approach and making these assets much more accessible to new investors.
#Market Research - 11/04/2018
Forbury Investment Network, in association with Rushlight Events and Grant Thornton, held a successful Investor Briefing on Investing in Clean Transport, 14th March 2018.
#Investor Resources - 28/03/2018
Recent statistics show that only 17% of employees in the UK technology sector are women and only one in six school leavers starting a degree in Computer Science in 2016 was female.
#News - 17/01/2018
In 2016 we foreshadowed Highways England’s intention to trial autonomous vehicles on motorways by the end of 2017, set out in its “Innovation strategy”.
#News - 15/01/2018
Today’s global trend towards urbanisation means that for corporates to successfully attract the right global talent and innovation by way of tech start-up occupiers and workers to tech cities, at reduced costs, whilst sustaining high productivity, a number of key elements must exist.
#Business Resources - 08/01/2018
Released in 2009 as open source software, Bitcoin has quickly become one of the world’s most notable cryptocurrencies and payment systems. The digital currency is so lucrative because it’s decentralised by design, meaning it doesn’t need access to a central bank or administrator.
#News - 21/12/2017
British tennis champion Andy Murray has backed two more early stage businesses on crowdfunding platform Seedrs.
#News - 11/12/2017
News has just broken that Uber concealed a major data security breach in which names, email addresses, and phone numbers associated with around 50 million customers were leaked, along with similar personal information of 7 million drivers.
#Business Resources - 24/11/2017