Archief in categorie: Industry Insight

How about Manufacturing?

There’s a common belief in the US and Europe that manufacturing is still in a state of decline. Nothing could be further from the truth; there is a massive renaissance in thinking underway, with new design methodologies, rapid prototyping, fast implementation of new manufacturing methodologies, the concept of 3D printing which has gone from ...

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New financial services jobs grow by 25 percent

New data has revealed that London’s financial sector created 25 percent more jobs in February than a year ago, with signs that the industry may soon recover from the financial crisis.

After a promising start to the year, 3,220 new jobs were created in February this year, compared to 2,575 new jobs ...

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A survey of over 32,000 banking customers by Ernst and Young has revealed a global increase in banking confidence since last year.  The study, ‘Winning through customer experience’ shows that confidence in the banking industry is once again on the rise with a third of customers world-wide now more confident in the industry compared ...

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A new report has revealed growth for the telecommunications industry is slowing, with the industry’s worldwide revenue due to increase from USD 2.1 trillion in 2014 to USD 2.4 trillion in 2019 at a Compound Annual Growth Rate of 2.1 percent.

While the industry is still growing, the rate of growth ...

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Risky Business

The City regulators recently handed out a £30.5m fine, the largest retail fine handed down to date. The FCA investigation found some common themes, that I am sure we recognise in the press coverage across the sector:-

  • A pay structure that rewarded staff for the number of products sold, irrespective of whether the customer ...

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Finance chiefs to ramp up spending and hiring

Top finance chiefs of Britain’s largest companies may be increasing their spending plans into the New Year, in the wake of improved lending conditions and increased market confidence, according to a quarterly survey by Deloitte.

The survey states that bank borrowing is once again the most promising source of finance since the economic crisis ...

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