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Consumer confidence stalls at zero due to 'Brexit jitters'

Can Brexit jitters explain an 18-point fall in consumer confidence since March 2015?

A publicly-owned agency, Digital for Londoners, is dedicated to make London a Gigabit City by 2020.

London nowhere on UK's top 'Gigabit Cities' list

Think tank warns that the capital's poor broadband infrastructure could hinder its competitiveness, as London trails behind cities like York, Coventry and Edinburgh

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Traditional customer service channels have excluded the deaf community, which makes up more than 17 per cent of the population.

Sign language option to make banking more accessible for the hearing impaired

HSBC and First Direct launch a British Sign Language video relay service in the UK to cater to the deaf community

70 per cent of the UK's workforce are employed in front office roles, yet one in three employees lack customer management skills

Humans over robots: addressing UK's customer service skills gap

Despite an increasing number of companies automating customer engagement to stay lean, recent studies suggest consumers prefer human interaction

The global cell-based market will be worth over $1.8 billion by 2020.

Stem cell tech company exceed £600,000 target, raises £1m

Axol Bioscience listed on SyndicateRoom, which alone accounts for more than 40 per cent of Europe's total number of life science raises

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The Tinder interface taps into the psychology of decision-making.

Tinder for fashion? Bijou Commerce raises £2m in seed funding

Bijou Commerce brings the Tinder interface to fashion retail as a way to drive mobile monetisation

Transitioning from catalogue sales to e-retail was seamless for Reichelt, according to Timmermann.

German e-retailer enters UK market, ignores high street, and aims high

Reichelt, an ambitious electronics retailer announced its entry into the UK's competitive market, guaranteeing products that are 20 to 50 per cent cheaper. Here's why the model makes sense

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Market data giants merge in a deal worth £9m

This merger sees the two of the world's biggest market data companies join forces in a "transformational" deal

Over 650 companies across 20 countries use CharlieHR.

Free HR platform for growing businesses secures £1m for further expansion

Serial entrepreneurs behind CharlieHR are on the fast track to growth

Elliptic has delivered key evidence in major criminal investigations and hopes to ramp up current capabilities.

Fintech start-up raises $5m to combat bitcoin crime

Elliptic, a London and New York based firm successfully raised investment in its Series A funding round

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UK data science start-up secures £3m in Japanese investment

Black Swan plans international expansion following investment led by Mitsui

'Cult of the CEO' alive and well, according to AIM directors' pay report

The most comprehensive analysis of AIM directors’ pay, published today, reveals a substantial increase in board-level salaries

Low emission Tesla cabs hit London streets

Taxi booking service, Minicabit introduced eco-friendly Tesla cabs to its platform today, urged by consumer demand

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