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Why Leaving the EU Will Likely Make Britain Poorer

Stephen Peel | Posted 03.08.2016 | World
Stephen Peel

HONG KONG -- Britain's Achilles' heel is its small size. We don't have the large domestic market that technology companies need to support investments in R&D and capture the scale benefits of networks. It is why too many British-founded technology companies sell out early to U.S. companies or are re-domiciled to Boston or Palo Alto by U.S. venture capitalists.

Businesses From Across America Are Investing in Britain

Patrick Davies | Posted 10.06.2014 | Business
Patrick Davies

As we at the Embassy are very fond of repeating, Britain and the US do a huge amount of business together. Perhaps that's what you would expect from two of the largest, most advanced and most open economies in the world. But you needn't take my word for it: The investment numbers for 2013-14 are in, and they are impressive.

New Business Features An Online Writing Club

The Guardian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

But until the launch of Quilliant this month - say its creators - there has been no independent, UK incarnation of the book club online, somewhere asp...