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Commercial Awareness Briefing

A quick recap of the week by The Business Update. UK & Brexit Theresa May kept the leadership of

M&S Store Closures and FTSE 100 Troubles

Marks and Spencer (“M&S”) revealed that by 2022 it intends to close 100 stores. Jaxson Hind gives a brief update on why this is happening, and what it means.

UK Manufacturing Recovery: Highest Output in 10 Years

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has reported that manufacturing in the UK is at its highest

Lights, Camera, Action: M&A to form the world’s second-biggest cinema operator.

Britain’s renowned cinema operator, Cineworld, has agreed to a buy-out of America’s Regal Entertainm

Thousands Stranded as Monarch Airlines Enter into Administration

Monarch Airlines, the UK’s fifth largest airline, has gone into administration, leaving 110,000 customers stranded overseas.

Is the Next Financial Crisis on the Horizon?

Jaxson Hind explores the current financial state of UK households

Fieldfisher Continues To Expand with Italian Merger

Fieldfisher opens fifth office in Italy as the firm merges with Bologna firm Lucchini Gattamorta & A

Clyde & Co Posts Their 19th Successive Year of Growth

Following another year of expansive growth led by a new global senior partner, Clyde & Co has posted

Consortium Urges UK Government to Clarify Data Rules Regarding Autonomous Vehicles

The Flourish Consortium has urged the UK government to clarify who has access to data arising from cars which are connected via the internet

Theresa May Concessions Will Leave a £4 Billion Annual Hole in the Public Finances

The deals that Theresa May has arranged to secure her position following the loss of her majority wi