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BCC responds to changes to insolvency laws

BCC Head of Economics Suren Thiru and Co-Executive Director Hannah Essex respond to the relaxation of insolvency laws and measures to speed up the production of PPE and hand sanitiser

BCC urges banks to deliver financial support to businesses on the ground

BCC Director General Adam Marshall and President Baroness Ruby McGregor-Smith have written to bank leaders urging them to get support from CBILS to businesses on the ground as soon as possible.

BCC responds to interest rate cut

BCC Head of Economics Surent Thiru comments on the decision by the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee to cut interest rates to 0.1%

BCC responds to interest rate cut

BCC Director General responds to the Bank of England's announcement that interest rates will be cut from 0.75% to 0.25% in the wake of the Coronavirus outbreak.

BCC comments on regional inequalities report

BCC Director General Adam Marshall comments on the final report of the UK 2070 Commission on regional inequalities led by Lord Kerslake.

BCC comments on ONS Q4 2019 GDP statistics

BCC Head of Economics Suren Thiru comments on ONS GDP statistics for Q4 2019.

BCC Quarterly Economic Survey Q4 2019: UK economy in stagnation as service sector slows

The British Chambers of Commerce’s Quarterly Economic Survey reveals that the UK economy ended 2019 in stagnation, amid long term uncertainty, rising business costs and a slowing global economy.

BCC comments on new National Minimum Wage announcement

BCC responds to rises in the National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage

BCC comments on appointment of new Bank of England Governor

Dr Adam Marshall comments on the appointment of Andrew Bailey as Governor of the Bank of England

Join us as our Director of Policy

As the British Chambers of Commerce is recruiting for a Director of Policy, outgoing Director Mike Spicer reflects on his time after almost 10 years at BCC