This year could see a record amount of cash raised by companies joining the London stock exchange's main market. According to Capita Asset Services, £7.4bn had been raised by the end of August and could be on trend to reach £11.7bn by the end of the year.
Through questioning different sectors in the British economy, new research has suggested that workers will begin to feel the benefit of increased salaries.
Six Chinese technology companies and the Department of Science and Technology are heading to Lancaster University this month to generate innovation and research partnerships with British talent.
Having set itself a target of getting two million people into apprenticeships during its time in charge, the government has unveiled the young engineer who has helped reach the mark.
The number of first-time business directors in the UK is at an all-time high, according to Experian data. Alongside a lower level of business experience, these ‘debut directors’ start up with less investment and an increasing proportion come from backgrounds with lower than average levels of affluence.
Retail opportunities, recruitment attempts and shameless product placement can be found in the following films, which revolve around famous brands and entrepreneurs.
As we wait for the new year to befall us, we glance back fondly at the Real Business 'article greats' of 2014 and reminisce.
POD Point has reached its £1.2m target, in exchange for a 6.89 per cent stake, making it the third largest funding round in Seedrs’ history.
It is an exciting time to operate under the 'Made in Britain' brand as our engineering expertise and innovation is highly sought after across the world. With British manufactured cars being one of our greatest exports, namely new car models, it comes as no great shock to suddenly realise that our automotive industry has advanced to such a degree that driverless cars will start being tested on UK roads, on the first day of the new year.
The social video phenomenon has provided the basis for a great deal of new businesses, and now Grabyo is providing a way for big broadcasters to control flow.