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INSIGHT & ANALYSIS

The CBI is the UK’s most effective and influential business group. Our policy experts produce insight and analysis that cover a broad range of policy issues affecting companies of all sectors and sizes. For more information about the areas we cover visit our business issues section.

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  • Image of Doing things by halves?

    Report Brexit & EU negotiations

    Doing things by halves?

    03 June 2013 - 

    Read our 2013 assessment of the alternatives to full EU membership

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    Insight Tax & regulation

    Statement of tax principles

    07 May 2013 - 

    To advance the debate on the responsible management of tax by UK business, the CBI offers this statement of tax principles for its members.

  • Image of First steps

    Report People & skills

    First steps

    01 November 2012 - 

    First Steps deals with the most important part of the UK’s long-term growth strategy – improving education.

  • Image of Playing our strongest hand

    Report The economy

    Playing our strongest hand

    01 November 2012 - 

    Maximising the UK’s industrial opportunities

  • Image of Solving a tax puzzle

    Report Tax & regulation

    Solving a tax puzzle

    01 June 2012 - 

    Making environmental taxes work for business

  • Image of All the world's a stage

    Insight Creative industries

    All the world's a stage

    Growing Britain's creative industries

  • Image of The business finance guide

    Insight Financial services

    The business finance guide

    The business finance guide is an invaluable tool for entrepreneurs starting a business, or directors managing established or growing companies of all sizes.

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    Insight Financial services

    Better Business Finance (BBF)

    Better Business Finance provides impartial information and support to businesses and entrepreneurs looking to develop and grow; whether the business is seeking finance, or starting out or exporting abroad, BBF is here to help.

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    Report Infrastructure

    Infrastructure Survey 2015

    With 94% of businesses reporting quality of infrastructure as a decisive factor when planning future investment, infrastructure remains central to the growth challenge in the current parliament.