: ' West Midlands'

BOOST FOR WEST MIDLANDS AS EXPORTS UP BY 7.6%

West Midlands goods exports rose by 7.6% to £33.7bn, for the year ended March 2018, according to the latest HMRC figures (published 7th June), outstripping the national average of 6.5% growth in exports of goods across [...]

Senior appointment at Nottingham’s Fostering People

Leading independent fostering agency, Fostering People has appointed Oliver Kirkland as registered manager in waiting as it continues to grow its national network of foster carers. As a qualified social worker, and bringing with him 20 [...]

Senior promotions for West Midlands private capital team

Two members of the West Midlands private capital team at law firm, Shakespeare Martineau, have been promoted to legal director. In the firm’s Birmingham office, Verity Kirby has been promoted to legal director. Verity advises clients [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

NEW APPOINTMENTS FOR LENDER AFTER MIDLANDS ENGINE ANNOUNCEMENT

BCRS Business Loans has expanded its team after winning the tender to deliver small business loans for the Midlands Engine Investment Fund. Two new business development managers and a finance assistant have joined BCRS to ramp up [...]