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Jaguar Land Rover strengthens commitment to UK

JLR has bucked the Brexit trend by doubling down on its West Midlands plant to produce electric cars, despite many automakers looking beyond the UK. 

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UK regional economies: statistics and political expediency

Assessing subnational economic trends and addressing productivity imbalances.

Real estate investors undeterred by Brexit

The UK saw record high greenfield investment in real estate during 2018. Sebastian Shehadi reports.

Tourism FDI takes off

The hotels and tourism sector saw a huge increase in FDI in 2018.

European rivals gain on the UK

Ireland and Spain are among the European investment destinations to post big gains in 2018.

UK FDI returns to growth, in pieces

UK greenfield FDI has found equilibrium again, but investors are hedging their bets with smaller projects

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Scotland’s finance chief polishes investment credentials

Derek Mackay, Scotland’s cabinet secretary for finance, economy and fair work, talks about Brexit and Scottish independence.

Brexit-mired UK sees highest ever FDI projects in 2018

Greenfield foreign investment into the UK hit a historic high for project numbers in 2018.

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Brexit boosts British FDI into Europe

Since the UK’s 2016 referendum, foreign investment by UK companies into the EU has grown by 12%, according to research by the London School of Economics’ Centre for Economic Performance. 

UK ‘less attractive to FDI’, says Brexit report

Greenfield FDI projects undertaken in Northern Ireland are forecast to fall 3% per year, says a new report. Alex Irwin-Hunt reports.

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