Day: March 15, 2019

When our kids protest, the least grown-ups can do is listen

When our kids protest, the least grown-ups can do is listen

By Steve Tooze, member of local climate change action group Lambeth for a Cool Planet My kids and a 16-year-old girl that I’ve never met called Greta Thunberg have turned me into a climate change radical. And today it seemed like I wasn’t alone. I stood amongst dozens of friends and neighbours ...

There’s more to Cheltenham than the races

There’s more to Cheltenham than the races

Horse racing is traditionally seen as the sport of the upper classes in the stands and the lower classes in the bookies. Lords and Ladies congregate in the royal boxes to watch the horses that they have backed. In the bookies, middle-aged men with cigarette stained fingers crowd around a ...

How will Brexit affect the Printing Industry in London

How will Brexit affect the Printing Industry in London

If you were to ask 10 different economists how Brexit was going to influence any particular industry in the London metro, then you would probably receive 12 different answers. Printing industry is no different, where industry players have good arguments both for and against (some based on logic, some on ...

Is Wetherspoons Breaking Electoral Law?

Wetherspoon’s profits take a nosedive

Profits at JD Wetherspoon sunk 19 per cent in the six months to the end of January, its latest results show. The pub chain, run by prominent Brexiteer Tim Martin, blamed a rise in labour costs, interest payments, utility bills, repairs and depreciation for the fall. Martin is currently touring 100 ...

Aberdeen Standard European Logistics Income – Poised to expand?

Aberdeen Standard European Logistics Income – Poised to expand?

Aberdeen Standard European Logistics Income – Poised to expand? Aberdeen Standard European Logistics Income (ASLI) has built a portfolio of 10 assets, invested all the money it raised at IPO and has declared dividends totalling 3p per share in respect of its first accounting period (in-line with its target). Borrowing facilities are being arranged ...

Fundamental Vs. Technical Analysis

Fundamental Vs. Technical Analysis

Evidently, both fundamental and technical analysis are important for trading. But when talking to experienced, successful traders, there is often no agreement on which is more important. Nor is there a consensus on how much emphasis a new trader should put on each. Some traders will say they trade entirely ...

Energy giant founder reveals “spectacular” blueprint for 2019

Energy giant founder reveals “spectacular” blueprint for 2019

Jonathan Tidswell-Pretorius, founder and operations director at Angus Energy, has told the London Economic that "aggressive" development plans are underway in what looks set to be an exciting year for the energy company. The spotlight fell on Angus Energy last year when a 'boardroom putsch' installed George Bingham, the eight Earl of ...

Travelling for work? Here’s five tips for a great night’s sleep

Travelling for work? Here’s five tips for a great night’s sleep

Sleep expert Dave Gibson has revealed his top tips for a great night's rest after new research revealed disrupted sleep patterns are among the biggest irritations about travelling for business. A poll of 2,000 business globetrotters found more than one in five dislike being away from home, with missing out ...