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Taylor Wessing has advised Swiss Life REIM (France) on the disposal of “Neuer Dovenhof” in Hamburg to Zurich. The net purchase price amounts to approximately EUR 150 million.

30-06-2020
Graph showing falling number of employees on payroll

It’s hard for any of us to ignore that the world is in the grips of a crisis. It is in times like this of mass uncertainty and economic instability that many Cambridge companies have to make difficult decisions, often leading to redundancies.

30-06-2020
PharmEnable team

PharmEnable, a Cambridge-based drug discovery company using advanced medicinal chemistry and AI-enabled approaches to design the next generation of highly complex and specific drug candidate molecules, announces it has closed a £1.8 million seed financing to support its transition into a drug development company.

30-06-2020
Versius surgical robotic system in action in an operating room

CMR Surgical Ltd, the company behind the next-generation surgical robotic system Versius®, today announces a mid-year business update.

30-06-2020

As Cambridge City Council works to support the recovery of the city after the impact of Covid-19, a report on council finances suggests the impact on the council could add up to losses of £10m in the current year...

30-06-2020
ARC national mental health network banner

People using mental health services, including children and young people across the country, are set to benefit from a new national research network leading projects to improve practice and care.

30-06-2020
AWS Cloud IoT projects advanced by Cambridge team

Cambridge-based professional services consultancy Green Custard joins an elite group of just 35 companies to achieve AWS CloudFormation Service Delivery Partner status. This award-winning company drives value through creative software solutions and this new AWS CloudFormation Delivery Partner status is recognition of their expertise by the...

30-06-2020
Housing estate under construction

In response to the development sector, the Government has published the Business and Planning Bill to extend planning permissions and listed building consents until 1 April 2021. Gemma Dudley of Hewitsons provides the details.

30-06-2020

What do we know about covid-19 vaccine candidates under development? What is involved in the vaccine development, trial and innovation process? How will a successful vaccine be distributed?

30-06-2020
  An advanced prototype of the PoliValve  Credit: Professor Raimondo Ascione, University of Bristol

A new type of artificial heart valve, made of long-lived polymers, could mean that millions of patients with diseased heart valves will no longer require lifelong blood-thinning medication after valve replacement surgery.

30-06-2020
L-R: Michael Kitson, Dr Stella Pachidi, Dr Mia Gray, Dr Kishore Sengupta

The latest podcast from Cambridge Judge Business School focuses on technology at work at a time when many people are working at home. The podcast, which was recorded remotely, looks at the roles of artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and other automation, and their short- and long-term effects on the workplace and skills development...

30-06-2020
290620_The Cambridge & FTSE AIM 100 Index Movement

The Cambridge Index dropped 190.7 points or 0.8% to close at 23,169.0, as eight of the top ten Index heavyweights posted weekly losses to their share price.

30-06-2020
Heidi Jones

Birketts has advised high-tech recruitment expert firm ECM Selection on the successful management buy-out by the new directors, Mr Dan Archer and Dr Keith Tan.

30-06-2020

La Playa insurance, the Cambridge based boutique specialist insurance adviser, has joined forces with four other firms nationally as a founding member of Partners&, creating a new advisory business in the insurance marketplace.

29-06-2020
roem tip time logo

In her regular series for Cambridge Network members - now in its 15th year - software training expert Karen Roem offers handy tips to help you 'Tame your computer'. This week she describes how to round a number up or down to the nearest half (Microsoft Excel).

29-06-2020
Business development meeting

Few would dispute that business development is vital for your company's long term success. But ask 10 people in your company what business development is and, more importantly, how you do it, and you're likely to get 10 different answers.

29-06-2020
Milner Therapeutics brochure & Symposium 2020

This year, the Milner Symposium 'Building Collaborations to Transform Therapies' had to change tack and move from a physical to a virtual format. So did the documentation.

29-06-2020
     Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy  sign

Two support packages will give greater job protection to thousands of researchers, scientists and technicians working at UK universities during coronavirus (COVID-19).

29-06-2020
handshake

A Code of Practice has now been published to reinforce the importance of both landlords (Ls) and tenants (Ts), taking a collaborative approach to limit the damage resulting from the pandemic. At the moment it is merely voluntary and published as guidance only, however the guidance supplies details of best practices and should serve as a helpful...

29-06-2020
half marathon/ matthew power photography

Cambridge-based public relations and marketing agency, Conscious Communications, has been named as a finalist in two categories in this year’s PRCA Dare Awards (South East and East Anglia) for its #RunForWellbeing campaign with...

29-06-2020

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