Ahead of the Agenda: The Week Ahead

August 24, 2020
By

Monday August 24 Finals: Base Resources, Clipper, Studio Retail Group Interim: Henry Boot Economic announcement: CBI distributive trades survey Tuesday August 25 Interims: Apax Global Alpha, Arrow Global, James Fisher and Son, Polymetal International Wednesday August 26 Final: Creightons Interims: Pebble Beach, Pharos Energy Thursday August 27 Final: Hays Interims: Anglo Pacific, Grafton Group, Macfarlane Group, Puretech, Total Produce, WPP Friday August...

Read more »

Sustainable stamp of approval for wooden furniture firm with a passion for its craft

August 24, 2020
By
Sustainable stamp of approval for wooden furniture firm with a passion for its craft

A wooden furniture business founded by two friends with a shared passion for their craft has received external validation of its sustainability status in a timber industry certification scheme. Forest to Home gained the accreditation through the Grown in Britain (GIB) Chain of Custody Certification programme, which provides validation of the origin of timber...

Read more »

Gloomy West firms start to axe jobs as they count cost of coronavirus on profits

August 24, 2020
By
Gloomy West firms start to axe jobs as they count cost of coronavirus on profits

The coronavirus pandemic has hit profits at more than 60% of firms in the West of England – with nearly one-in-seven fearing they will never return to pre-Covid levels of activity, according to the largest business survey in the region. Just under a quarter of firms have, or plan to, axe jobs with a...

Read more »

Ahead of the Agenda: The Week Ahead

August 17, 2020
By
4246855-calendar3-150x150

Monday August 17 Interims: BATM Advanced Communications, Horizon Discovery Group, MTI Wireless Edge Tuesday August 18 Final: BHP Group Interims: KAZ Minerals, Marshall Motor, Mears, Permission, TBC Bank Group, Telit Communications Wednesday August 19 Economic announcements: Retail price index, Producer price index, Consumer price index Thursday August 20 Finals: Frasers Group, Van Elle Interims: Antofagasta, Bank of Georgia Group, Churchill...

Read more »

Hard winter for businesses forecast as rents arrears and debts trigger big increase in insolvencies

August 14, 2020
By
Hard winter for businesses forecast as rents arrears and debts trigger big increase in insolvencies

A steep rise in corporate insolvencies linked to the coronavirus pandemic is being predicted for this winter – and could start as early as October. New research from insolvency and restructuring trade body R3 indicates that lack of funds to pay their rent is likely to be the biggest cause of firms getting into...

Read more »

Boost for LCP’s South West office with arrival of two new asset managers

August 5, 2020
By
Boost for LCP’s South West office with arrival of two new asset managers

Commercial property and investment company LCP has expanded its South West office with the appointment of two new asset managers. Alex Williams joins from LaSalle Investment Management, bringing with him experience in asset management, investment analysis and property appraisal.  Alex, who is also working towards his Assessment of Professional Competence (APC), will oversee a mixed...

Read more »

ADVERTISE HERE

Reach tens of thousands of senior business people across Swindon & Wiltshire for just £70 a month. Email info@swindon-business.net for more information.