Major office acquisitions boost North West investment volumes in Q1

North West investment volumes in the first quarter of 2018 hit £965 million - more than double the volume for the same quarter in 2017 (£440m).Office transactions dominated Lambert Smith Hampton’s UK Investment Transactions (UKIT) report thanks to two major acquisitions in Liverpool and Manchester.L&G’s purchase of India Buildings (pictured) ... Read More...

Liverpool meeting to herald ‘new era’ of transport investment in the North

Northern leaders and businesses will join the minister of state for transport in Liverpool today (5 April) to herald a “new era” of transport investment in the North.The meeting marks the moment that Transport for the North (TfN) becomes England’s first ever sub-national transport body and formally takes up its statutory ... Read More...

How to save money in the workplace

How to save money in the workplace If profit maximisation is your goal then smart cost-cutting tactics and a clear strategy to maintain them can enable you to reduce excess costs while increasing efficiency and enhancing productivity. Here are a few top suggestions on how to save money to help you ... Read More...

Recommendations on ‘Delivering a Northern Infrastructure Strategy’ handed to metro mayors

A call for central government to immediately increase the level of infrastructure investment forms part of a new Northern Powerhouse report.‘Delivering a Northern Infrastructure Strategy’ by the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) is being handed over to Liverpool and Manchester’s metro mayors today (7 September) and includes a number of ... Read More...

Interview: Rob Whitehead, Improbable

Interview: Rob Whitehead, Improbable Virtual simulation start-up Improbable made headlines globally in May when it raised $500 million (£390m) in a funding round led by Japan’s SoftBank. Move Commercial caught up with Liverpool-born co-founder and chief technology officer, Rob Whitehead to find out more about this remarkable investment which has valued ... Read More...

Search underway for Wirral Growth Company investment partner

Wirral Council's extensive regeneration plans for the borough could soon move forward as the search for an investment partner is underway.The local authority is seeking financial backing for its Wirral Growth Company, which will deliver a potential £1 billion development programme.Areas earmarked for regeneration under the plans include the waterfront side of ... Read More...