Brexit, Brexit negotiations

27 November, 2017

Business needs a Brexit Christmas gift, says IoD

Businesses in Britain need progress as a result of crucial Brexit talks in December or they face making tough decisions for the future, according to the director general of the Insitute of Directors. ...
Brexit, EU, Union Jack, flags

17 November, 2017

Watchdog to review reporting of Brexit risks

The UK's corporate reporting watchdog will be reviewing how Brexit affects the disclosure of "principal risks and uncertainties" in its next thematic reviews. The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) ...
Brexit, EU flag

14 November, 2017

Proposals published on EU citizens’ rights post-Brexit

A technical note, setting out proposed administrative proc...
programming, IT skills, code, digital skills, digital revolution

7 November, 2017

Skills crisis threatens UK’s place in the industrial world, say CBI panellists

A skills crisis in the UK is seeing it fall behind the rest of the world, and is exacerbated by artificial intelligence, automation and regional divides, according to a high-level panel at the CBI’s...
Cybercrime, data protection, GDPR, cybersecurity

1 November, 2017

Thousands of businesses in the dark about GDPR

With just six months to go until the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) introduces sweeping new requirements for companies handling personal data, more than 30% of UK businesses have don...
Brexit, EU, Union Jack, flags

13 October, 2017

New EBA guidance published on Brexit relocations

  An Opinion setting out recommendations for...
Brexit, EU, Union Jack, flags

21 September, 2017

Brexit uncertainty affecting investment decisions, says Bank of England

Brexit is an “important source of uncertainty” for many UK companies, and is impacting on investment decisions, according to a new Bank of England report. The quarterly

11 September, 2017

Post-Brexit customs barriers could cost traders £4bn a year

Post-Brexit customs declarations could cost thousands of traders more than £4bn a year, according to research from the Institute for Government (IfG). The analysis paper—
House of Parliament, Westminster

8 September, 2017

MPs seek assurance over reputation of UK governance

Two UK MPs have insisted that the reputation of UK corporate governance must be safeguarded as regulators consider a new listing category for companies with a sovereign owner. Nicky Morgan, chair o...
boardroom, conference, corporate governance

24 July, 2017

Governance: collective wisdom applied to complex uncertainty

When the Stronger Governance Better Boards theme of ICSA: The Governance Institute’s 2017 annual conference in London was chosen late last year, Article 50 had not yet been triggered, the p...