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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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  • Report Financial services

    Slice of the pie

    01 February 2014 - 

    Tackling the under-utilisation of equity finance

  • Report Creative industries

    The creative nation

    01 January 2014 - 

    The creative industries are a central part of the UK’s global appeal and underpin a thriving creative economy. The UK has the potential to cement our position as the world’s leading creative hub provided we take steps now to build on existing progress and ensure that all the underlying industries involved have the foundations in place for long-term success.

  • Report Brexit & EU negotiations

    Our global future

    07 November 2013 - 

    Read the results of our comprehensive business consultation on the UK’s European Union membership

  • Report The economy

    Raising the bar

    02 September 2013 - 

    Business priorities for industrial strategy one year on

  • Report Tax & regulation

    Tax and British business

    02 July 2013 - 

    Making the case

  • Report Brexit & EU negotiations

    Doing things by halves?

    03 June 2013 - 

    Read our 2013 assessment of the alternatives to full EU membership

  • Insight Tax & regulation

    Statement of tax principles

    07 May 2013 - 

    To advance the debate on the responsible management of tax by UK business, the CBI offers this statement of tax principles for its members.

  • Report People & skills

    First steps

    01 November 2012 - 

    First Steps deals with the most important part of the UK’s long-term growth strategy – improving education.

  • Report The economy

    Playing our strongest hand

    01 November 2012 - 

    Maximising the UK’s industrial opportunities