• Dormant bank accounts have been emptied to the tune of £330million to finance accommodation for people with mental health conditions over the next four years. Initiatives supporting the homeless population, those with debt problems, and social enterprises are also set to benefit from the scheme that,...

  • SOCIAL entrepreneurs gate crashed the 15th Building Public Trust Awards at Dorchester Hotel last week. For the first time, PwC’s Social Entrepreneurs’ Club accolades were incorporated into the annual corporate reporting ceremony, with the men and women...

  • Shoreditch is the most expensive tech district in the world, with intense demand for office space pushing rents higher than in global powerhouse San Francisco. The 2018 Global Cities report from Knight Frank...

  • Sparking meaningful change in society is no mean feat, so turning to a pipping hot cup of coffee in the early stages to find the adrenaline needed to break barriers is a decent place to start. What former City worker Cemal Ezel probably didn’t expect when...

  • A shared sector commitment to arm thousands of schoolchildren with essential money skills has been launched, with one City institution leading the way. Sixteen of Britain’s leading savings and investment firms have given their backing to KickStart Money, a collaborative project investing...

  • THE March sale of an iconic notch on the City’s skyline helped boost British Land’s underlying profits to £390 million – a 7.4% rise. The acquisition of the Cheesegrater – or the Leadenhall Building to give it...

  • A TEAM of designers and tech experts from Atkins and Schréder has won the first design competition in a campaign to highlight the potential for smart technologies in the Square Mile. The ‘A Smarter City’ competition, hosted by The City Centre,...

  • One of the Square Mile’s major insurance firms is doing all it can to ensure the sun shines a little brighter on the City. It is no secret that London is in the throws of an air quality crisis, and senior political figures have...

  • City accountancy firm Wilson Wright has been announced as a finalist in the Tolley’s Taxation Awards – one of the UK’s most prestigious tax honours. The firm, based at Holborn Circus, has been shortlisted for the Best Single Office Practice,...

  • Deutsche Bank has given London a major boost by entering into talks to open a new HQ in the City. Developer Land Securities is reported to be in exclusive discussions with the German giant over a pre-let at its planned Moorfields development. In a...