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The financial services sector contributed an estimated £63bn in taxes this year, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) said in a report for the City of London Corporation.

The City of London Corporation has launched a new scheme to generate more than £10 million a year of angel investment to propel growth in Tech City.

Scores of City firms will offer paid internships to A-level students this summer.

The Markets Committee of the City of London Corporation has voted in favour of revoking the ancient byelaws at its three food markets, which have been overtaken by national and EU legislation.

East London Small Business Centre, with funding from the City of London Corporation, will be delivering a project designed to help Tower Hamlets based small businesses supply City Firms.

  • Kathryn Parsons, co-founder of Decoded, started with little more than faith and determination, but four years later it’s grown into a global business. Ahead of her appearance at Accelerate 2015 in...

  • Author, writer and marketer Ryan Holiday on how entrepreneurs need to interpret failure.

  • Sue Vizard, business coach and author of Jump Start: The Start-up Book for Your Dream Business, looks at some of the questions solo entrepreneurs should ask themselves.

  • Ian Wright, founder and chief executive of, is bringing together SMEs and NEDs - without the hefty recruitment fees.

  • Former professional golfer turned entrepreneur Colin Stevens has had a busy 18 months. The Better Bathrooms founder has increased turnover at the firm, secured a multi-million pound investment and...

Five Minutes With

David Hughes sums up his entrepreneurial career to date thus: four spectacular successes and two failures. He founded the sports retailer Allsports and achieved turnover of £180 million before a vicious price war meant decline, administration in 2005 and a sell-off to rival JD Sports.

It took Richard Shonn, managing director of 151 Products, three years to find a warehouse big enough for his requirements.