FTSE 250 welcomes in green, healthcare and social housing funds

FTSE 250: The growing demand for renewable energy, social housing and, of course,  healthcare featured strongly…

Covid-19 shakes up FTSE 100

The first quarterly reshuffle of the FTSE 100 since the Covid-19 pandemic swept across the world…

e-bike sales set to enter ‘warp speed’

Earlier this week, the UK retail supermarket chain Sainsbury’s began rolling out its Chop Chop e-bike…

Lenovo bounce-back sign of things to come for PC industry….

Lenovo Group, the world’s biggest maker of personal computers, is expecting year-on-year PC sales to begin…

Saudi Prince arrives in UK with charm offensive and $90bn in trade deals

The UK and Saudi Arabia this week agreed to boost mutual trade and investment between the…

New North Sea discoveries make UK net oil producer for first time since 2004

The UK stands set on the brink of becoming a net oil producer for the first…

Branson brings hyperloop to India

The journey time between Mumbai and the university town of Pune could be slashed from three…

City of London looks to China and BRI to soften Brexit blow

Brexit: Around 200 British and Chinese government representatives and business leaders will gather in London this…

Trebles all round! Cameron cashes in on Brexit through Belt & Road fund role

Former UK Prime Minister David Cameron has taken on a new role leading a government-backed investment…

Crack in Forties pipeline forces UK to turn to Yamal LNG to meet demand

The discovery of a crack in the North Sea’s Forties gas pipeline and its subsequent temporary…

IFC signs up insurance giants to tackle Asian infrastructure needs

The IFC yesterday announced that it had teamed up with the Prudential’s Asian asset management business…

Brexit draws UK companies to Iran despite shadow of sanctions

With the prospect of Brexit limiting their ability to operated within  the EU, UK firms are…

First train leaves UK on New Silk Road

The first ‘Silk Road’ rail freight service from Britain to China  pulled out of  the DP…

Johnson to push G7 to impose new sanctions on Russia over Syria

UK Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is expected to use today’s G7 meeting in Lucca to call…

Brexit could help EU-India FTA but report scotches hopes of UK side deal

Britain’s exit from the European Union is likely to impact positively on India’s hopes of securing…

Barking welcomes first direct Silk Road freight train from China to London

A crowd of politicians, journalists and local  residents – some dressed up as Chinese dragons –…

London joins New Silk Road

New Silk Road: London is set to become the latest and 15th European city to feel the…

Concerns over Trump hard-line policy prompt BP to step back from Iran

Less than two months after deciding to exclude its US national CEO Bob Dudley from its attempts to…

BP US CEO Bob Dudley stands back from special Iranian task force

BP has formed a special task force to study the investment potential of the Iranian  oil…

Vodafone ready to pump $3bn into India before spectrum auction

Vodafone: Faced with increasing competition from Mumbai’s Reliance Jio Infocomm and with a national  spectrum auction due…

China threatens to withdraw £100bn UK FDI over Hinkley Point delay

Hinkley Point delay: The authorities in Beijing have used a strongly-worded article in the state-run  Xinhua…

Hinkley Point delay sends mixed messages to Chinese investors

Yesterday’s decision by UK Prime Minister Theresa May to delay the final go-ahead for the Hinkley Point…

Chancellor Hammond opens UK-China free trade deal talks

UK-China free trade deal: The UK’s new Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond has begun discussions with…

PM Turnbull calls for free trade deal between Australia and Britain

A free trade deal between Australia and Britain should be set up as soon as possible, Australian…