UK's Brexit VICTORY: London still far ahead of EU rivals on business start-ups

LONDON is still the top choice for business start-ups ahead of EU rivals despite the uncertainty caused by Brexit, according to new study by a German business consultancy.

The report from consulting firm EY found that investors were happy to plough £4.27bn into young growth companies in the British capital in 2017.

This figure puts the UK capital streets ahead of its main German rival Berlin which attracted £2.61bn worth of investment for start-ups and Paris with £1.74bn.

Last year, investors pumped a record amount of £16.73bn into European growth companies - 84 percent more than 2016 - in a clear sign that business was not...
source: Express

2018-03-21 22:17
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