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Upward moving graph -Investment Fund

This week Harry Scargill of NW Brown Wealth Management looks at the Trojan Fund, an open-ended investment fund which aims to grow investors capital (net of fees), ahead of the UK Retail Prices Index over the longer term, which the managers describe as being five to seven years.

15-01-2020

Cambridge MP Daniel Zeichner has been appointed as a Shadow Minister in the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.

15-01-2020
External view of London office

Insignis Cash Solutions, the leading Cash Management Platform provider, announced the opening of a larger office in London which will strengthen the company’s partnerships in the Capital.

15-01-2020

Darktrace, the world’s leading cyber AI company, has announced that, due to customer demand, it has expanded its platform to cover additional email systems including G Suite and Microsoft Exchange.

15-01-2020
2019 a record year - Tech Nation banner

The UK produced eight new unicorns in 2019 – including Cambridge-based CMR Surgical – with annual investment leaping by 44%. Cambridge is one of the 12 top destinations in the world for venture capital investment, beating cities like Oslo and Dublin.

15-01-2020
ECM, the high-tech recruitment experts logo

High-tech recruitment experts ECM release their latest annual Salary and Benefits Report. The Report analyses up-to-date information surveyed directly from client companies and gathered indirectly from recent data covering job seekers, vacancies and placement data. Its findings allow companies to compare salary levels and benefits packages, to...

15-01-2020
Credit E Onwordi at MRC London Institute of Medical Sciences (LMS)

Advances in scanning have allowed researchers for the first time to show lower levels of a protein found in the connections between neurons in the living brains of people with schizophrenia.

15-01-2020
A man and a woman: business executives deep in conversation

Chief executive officers receive plenty of advice – from company boards, employees, financial analysts and others – and are paid the big bucks to sift through such recommendations to make tough decisions.

15-01-2020
Timber windows

Cambridge is a beautiful city and has an abundance of architectural gems throughout.

14-01-2020
9 CTA Problems and how to fix them

You’ve created a glorious website. You’ve worked hard to make sure that it shows you in your best light. You’ve created special offers that you think should resonate with your potential customers. You’ve been working in the industry for years and you know the audience like the back of your hand. You discover that no-one is clicking...

14-01-2020
Students and tutor in a discussion group

If your company is considering a new venture, developing a new product, treatment or technology, expanding into a new market or would like assistance in developing a business or financial plan, time is running out to benefit from help from a bright and resourceful team of Cambridge Judge Business School students.

14-01-2020

Councillors have announced they are ahead of schedule on plans to generate at least a quarter of the money spent on services by South Cambridgeshire District Council from their own investments by March 2024.

14-01-2020

Europe’s 13 top car manufacturers will miss their 2021 targets and will face fines of more than €14.5bn, according to the annual forecast of car manufacturers’ performance against mandatory EU CO₂ emissions targets, published by PA Consulting, the global innovation and transformation consultancy.

14-01-2020

Horizon Discovery Group plc, a global leader in the application of gene editing and gene modulation technologies, announced that it has signed a collaboration and licence agreement with Mammoth Biosciences to access Mammoth’s novel CRISPR platform and thereby facilitate delivery of a new generation of genetically engineered CHO cells for the...

14-01-2020
130120_The Cambridge & FTSE AIM 100 Index Movement

The Cambridge Index declined 285.9 points or 1% to close at 27,652.2, as four of the top five Index heavyweights posted weekly losses to their share prices.

14-01-2020

UK Research & Innovation (UKRI) is inviting proposals under the Enabling Research workstream for projects to establish academic‑led research that addresses widely understood problems in relation to plastic packaging, whose solutions are unknown today, but which if solved will unlock existing barriers to fundamental systems change, and make...

14-01-2020
Volunteers collecting Christmas trees

A charity received more than £4,000 in exchange for collecting some 350 Christmas trees from Huntingdon, St Ives and surrounding villages over the weekend.

14-01-2020

New research has found that two factors – an outdoor location and the presence of a weapon – have a significant bearing on the verdict of juries in cases of child stranger rape.

14-01-2020
Grace Kerr, Chair of the CSR Committee at Birketts

Top 100 law firm Birketts has been shortlisted for Best Community Programme at the eighteenth annual Management Excellence Awards.

14-01-2020
Three people discuss images seen on a laptop computer

Civic crowdfunding now finances civic infrastructure, but these platforms must navigate tension between growth and their social mission, says a study co-authored by Dr Matthew Grimes of Cambridge Judge Business School.

14-01-2020

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