The UK is likely to see a ten-fold rise in mobile data usage over the next five years, fuelled by an insatiable consumer appetite for on demand video services. As data streams swell into data floods, fulfilling that demand becomes essential to attracting investment and remaining competitive.
A decision to leave the EU will have consequences for the developing world that we have barely begun to consider.
Financiers Greybull Capital have promised to resurrect the name “British Steel” in their takeover of parts of Tata Steel UK. What does this mean for the golden age of British industrial design?
The wilful blindness of governments striving for good employment figures and regeneration, following industrial decline, has led to companies exploiting their workers through agencies with increasing ease.
At Henderson we believe the European market is a fertile hunting ground for investment opportunities. The market’s depth and breadth, with its regional variations and, at times, political uncertainty, means our fund managers have plenty of choice when it comes to picking stocks. Two of our investment trusts with a European focus include Henderson European Focus Trust, managed by John Bennett, Head of European Equities, and Henderson EuroTrust, managed by Tim Stevenson, Director of European Equities. Here we explore some of the factors that make the continent attractive.
Whatever the rights and wrongs of the case, we should be worried when money men are attempting to punish the media from behind closed doors.
In an age of fear about immigration, the success of the Bangladeshi population in Britain has a deeper resonance.
Big business is driving down wages, failing to invest, and funnelling rewards to the richest. Entrepreneurs - and the state - need to fill the gap.
The agonising minutes spent figuring out my mistake paired beautifully with hard, low wisdom tooth throbs.
Under the Psychoactive Substances Act it will not be a criminal offence for someone to possess for their own consumption recreational drugs too dangerous to be legally sold to the public.
People may be opposed to GM crops and ultimately consumers will decide what they want to eat. But people facing malnutrition or starvation do not enjoy that choice.
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