Will a second Referendum provide greater certainty for business?

Following the recent Salzburg summit where the EU rebuffed Theresa May’s Chequers Plan, business across the UK are grappling with the possibilities of Brexit, and what the UK’s departure from the EU will look like on a practical level. Whilst many SMEs, including participants  in our recent Brexit survey, are approaching the break with a cautious optimism, they are also busy with contingency planning in the event of a no-deal scenario.

8 Oct, 2018
Author: Reet Gill

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Seeding Industrial Clusters

The significance of industrial clusters has been well documented within economic development circles. Industrial clusters are groupings of similar firms in a defined geographic area that share common markets, technologies and access to similar talent.  These areas can vary from a single business park to much larger congregations of cities and counties.

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Venturing out in NYC

As part of a calendar of events hosted by Venture Out, a New York based tech industry accelerator, this month some of our NY team attended the STEP USA Pitch night. The event was held in partnership with the German American Chamber of Commerce and gave a platform for 9 tech startups from the German state of RheinlandPfalz to showcase their business, products and future plans.

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