: ' Brexit'

Birmingham Cadets get chance to quiz former US military leader

Invited guests and Student Cadets from across the West Midlands got the chance to pitch questions to one of the United States’ most famous military commanders in recent years at the University of Birmingham. General David [...]

UCB’s first hospitality students tuck into feast of memories to kick-start golden anniversary

A group of University College Birmingham’s very first hospitality students were invited back for a feast of memories to kick-start celebrations for its golden anniversary year. The alumni, who were just 16 when they started UCB [...]

PwC reports buoyant deals activity in 2017 with 2018 also looking strong

PwC in the Midlands has reported a buoyant period of deal activity over 2017, despite a headwind of political and economic uncertainty. The firm’s Midlands Deals team has seen healthy activity, with c.40 deals completing to [...]

Profit warnings in the West Midlands hit highest levels for three years

Listed companies in the West Midlands issued a total of 17 profit warnings in 2017, up from 12 in 2016. The final quarter of 2017 saw eight profit warnings, compared to five in the previous quarter [...]

Exports to Europe are Increasing

More regional companies experienced export growth to Europe than market shrinkage in the past 12 months, a survey has shown. The collective results of the six Midlands based Chambers of Commerce, which together represent over 15,000 [...]

Sales growth helps Worcester press on with new home and identity

Major demand from customers in automotive and white goods has helped a Black Country manufacturing specialist relocate, putting it on course for another record year. Worcester Presses, which provides a range of mechanical and hydraulic presses [...]