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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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  • Report The economy

    Playing our strongest hand

    01 November 2012 - 

    Maximising the UK’s industrial opportunities

  • Report Tax & regulation

    Solving a tax puzzle

    01 June 2012 - 

    Making environmental taxes work for business

  • Insight Creative industries

    All the world's a stage

    Growing Britain's creative industries

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Podcast Trust in business

    Podcast: A guide to the new corporate governance code

    In this CBI podcast Matthew Fell and David Styles discuss the development of a new voluntary corporate governance code, due to be published this year in conjunction with new mandatory reporting requirements for large private companies. Matthew Fell is the CBI’s Chief UK Policy Director. David Styles is Director of Corporate Governance at the FRC (Financial Reporting Council).

  • Case study Innovation

    Member Spotllight: Peak Scientific

    Peak Scientific's Marketing Director Mark Flanagan tells us how a focus on safety, sustainability and innovation has turned a family firm into an award-winning industry leader.

  • Insight People & skills

    Take part in our CBI/Aegon UK Workplace Pensions Survey

    The CBI has launched a workplace pensions survey in partnership with Aegon UK to understand how businesses can more easily engage employees with their workplace pension schemes.