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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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  • Insight Brexit & EU negotiations

    Preparing for future customs arrangements

    14 November 2017 - 

    Read the CBI Response to the HMT white paper on customs

  • Insight Trade

    Top tips on taking your business global

    13 November 2017 - 

    Earlier this year, the CBI held its annual MSB Summit at etc. venues in St Paul’s. In partnership with Lloyds Bank, the day explored the intelligence and capabilities needed to help growing businesses succeed in the current climate.

  • Report Innovation

    From ostrich to magpie

    13 November 2017 - 

    From ostrich to magpie sets out how the UK can tackle the striking variation in productivity that exists between UK firms.

  • Report People & skills

    Response to the Director of Labour Market Enforcement's consultation of tackling exploitation in the labour market

    13 November 2017 - 

    A well-functioning labour market requires employment rights to be protected through effective enforcement

  • Insight Brexit & EU negotiations

    Update: EU citizens in the UK

    10 November 2017 - 

    Read our update on the latest developments regarding the rights of EU nationals in the UK and next steps for businesses seeking to reassure European staff

  • Report

    CBI India Business Confidence Review November 2017

    09 November 2017 - 

    An overview of the Indian business environment

  • Report Trade

    Sterling Assets: China

    02 November 2017 - 

    Sterling Assets: China examines the impact of UK investment by mapping trade and investment flows into China providing useful insights to British and Chinese businesses and policymakers alike.

  • Insight Trade

    Discover market opportunities for British businesses around the globe

    27 October 2017 - 

    With the UK on its way out of the EU, the Department for International Trade has established 13 working groups with 18 countries around the globe. These groups aim to explore how to progress the UK’s trade and investment relationships and will prepare the ground for a series of agreements and deals under a new national trade strategy.

  • Survey Infrastructure

    Foundations for growth

    25 October 2017 - 

    This year’s CBI/AECOM Infrastructure Survey makes one thing crystal clear: in the face of uncertainty, businesses want to see infrastructure delivery at the heart of the government’s agenda.