Infrastructure investment helps insurers meet annuity liabilities
Life insurance companies can invest only in a limited range of assets to back their annuities but infrastructure is an ideal long-term investment that can produce returns 10, 20 or 30 years into the future.
Autumn Statement 2013 - Deloitte comments on business rates ahead of tomorrow’s announcement
James Thompson, head of business rates at Deloitte Real Estate, comments on the Chancellor’s expected announcement to impose a two per cent cap on business rates in England and Wales next year:
M&G Real Estate announces £140 million off market industrial acquisition from europa capital/m7 real estate joint ventures
M&G Real Estate today announces the acquisition of two portfolios comprising 46 high yielding multi-let light industrial estates from Europa Capital/M7 Real Estate Joint Ventures for £140 million.
Deloitte comments on National Infrastructure Plan update
Nick Prior, head of infrastructure at Deloitte said: The additional infrastructure funding announced by the Chief Secretary today is welcome but we need much clearer sight of where this money will actually be spent.
Deloitte: is life science R&D earning its investment?
The largest pharmaceutical companies have performed well in terms of bringing new products to market but are struggling with diminishing returns on investment according to a study by Deloitte, the business advisory firm, and Thomson Reuters.
Deloitte preview of Autumn Statement 2013
Bill Dodwell, head of tax policy at Deloitte, considers what tax measures the Chancellor is expected to focus upon in the Autumn Statement on 5th December.
Deloitte warns consumers and companies to be vigilant of fraud on Cyber Monday
Cyber Monday is going to see a huge spike in online sales as consumers hunt for a bargain before Christmas. However, retailers won’t be the only ones offering deals, as spammers will be using the opportunity to send out increased amounts of fake offers.
Deloitte begins pioneering programme with Teach First to help tackle inequality
Deloitte will use the firm’s staff to support over 1000 students from Teach First schools as they develop the skills needed to access the best possible opportunities after their education;
Real Estate trends in the technology, media and telecoms (TMT) sector
The technology, media and telecoms sector, and in particular the tech sector, continues to play an important role in the UK economy with the latest Deloitte Fast 50 rankings confirming this.
Deloitte announces 2013 Technology Fast 500 EMEA rankings
French digital cinema specialists YMagis secured the top spot in Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited (Global Technology, Media & Telecommunications industry group’s 2013 Technology Fast 500TM EMEA rankings, with an impressive growth rate of 59,096 percent.