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Our Industry and Regional Heads share their views on the outlook for businesses across different sectors in 2019.
Is it possible to create homes that are not just safe and well-run, but actively promote community and wellbeing?
"I would say that the innovation occurring within the manufacturing sector is very exciting. Clients are focused on becoming smarter, leaner, stronger and faster.”
There are fantastic opportunities ahead for recruiters that are innovative, creative and agile enough to meet changing customer needs.
Insights into a changing fashion retail market.
The latest Charity Banking Spotlight Report reveals that Barclays is the most popular bank used by the top 5,000 charities.
Making acquisitions work and managing a successful sale.
The UK manufacturing sector must attract skilled, versatile and bright young people if it is going to continue to thrive. Barclays’ new research reveals how the generation that’s critical to the future of manufacturing views this ever-evolving sector.
Barclays and Moore Stephens, in conjunction with specialist sector research agency Analytiqa, have undertaken the latest in our series of surveys to assess confidence and expectations in the UK logistics sector.
A new dawn for the UK food supply chains?
Barclays’ first green finance conference highlighted the impact of climate change on business and the benefits of investing in the low carbon economy.
From one of the world’s largest ship-building projects at the turn of the last century, to the construction of the latest ‘first in class’ wheelchair-accessible hovercraft, Barclays has a long history of supporting clients on the high seas.
Technology is bringing massive changes, challenges and opportunities to the traditional recruitment business.
The £6.75bn opportunity of unmet leisure demand from changing work patterns.
What’s next for the sector?
Uncover the key trends of the UK’s charity sector and how technology could be the game changer in an increasingly cashless society.
A new industrial revolution is under way. It will transform manufacturing across the world. Visit our hub to see what UK manufacturers can do to capitalise on the opportunities.
When everyone is welcome, anything is possible. Learn how to create more inclusive customer experience.
We look at how new technologies such as robotic process automation and artificial intelligence can support forward-looking business services companies.
Sustainability actions can improve financial and reputational outcomes. It’s more than just ‘nice to have’.
What key trends will shape the Testing, Inspection and Certification sector this year and how can you maximise the opportunities that could come from them?
Insights from Charities Learning Series on building a vibrant, resilient, and sustainable charity.
From the first households to own a car to the silent revolution of electric cars, we’ve been supporting the motor industry for over a century.
The outlook for this year’s festive season.
Maximise ecommerce conversion rates to unlock additional £3.74bn annual value of online purchases by 2021.
Hear industry experts discuss how rapidly changing technology, competition and millennial thinking will impact the financial services industry.
A series of articles discussing key issues and opportunities for the legal sector, from expanding overseas and planning for growth to investing in innovative technologies and implementing operational efficiencies.
Social care is in increased demand and facing myriad challenges. Find out what smart changes care home operators are making to prepare for a successful and sustainable future.
Experts from a mix of industries discuss their opinion on working with Barclays.
The Venture Capital market in the UK has built up considerable scale over the last decade. Why has it grown so swiftly and what does the future hold?
From the impact of Brexit to the arrival of a fresh government, including a new housing minister, the UK’s social housing sector faced its fair share of challenges in 2016. But how can the industry navigate the numerous trials and opportunities of 2017?
Holidays in the UK from both domestic and overseas travellers are on the rise. Weaken pound helps the country become a more attractive holiday destination, but Brexit is not the main driving force.
How confident is the residential care sector in business growth, providing quality care, managing costs, staff recruitment and the use of technology?
Unlock the sector with potential delivery of 15,000 new homes per year.
What are some of the pain points in the current claims management process? And how are insurers innovating for the future?
Resilient mood among UK manufacturers has been found in this year’s Annual Manufacturing Report.
Retailers are optimistic that they will achieve a positive result in their biggest sales period, with most anticipating increased trading across the wider Christmas season.
Hear from NASA on risk management and leadership techniques, plus experts from across the financial services industry discussing how blockchain and FinTech start-ups are disrupting the sector.
How can digital technologies help charities to engage with their donor base, respond to changes in the donations landscape, and improve their operating models?
Energy efficiency and resilience continue to be pressing issues for UK manufacturing. Have manufacturers invested enough to solve the energy trilemma and increase their energy resilience in future?
Explore how British retailers can turn various disruptions into a strategic advantage.
Hear from industry leaders on the key factors impacting financial services, including the macro-economy, structural reform, product innovation and FinTech disruption.
The pop-up sector is a growing and lucrative market. But to what extent do pop-up shops benefit businesses? Our article looks at the advantages and challenges that come with this culture of the temporary.
Identifying the forces shaping retailers’ supply chains and exploring how to make them more efficient.
We examine key findings from five years of research in partnership with Knight Frank, Pinsent Masons and Caring Times, based on insight from care home providers. Issues of importance include homecare, dementia, frailty, and strain on the NHS, as well as staffing costs and fee cuts. How have such challenges affected care home providers over the last five years?
The media industry has changed significantly over the past 30 years, with technology, fragmentation and disruption at unprecedented levels. But what do senior leaders in the film, TV, VFX, music, radio, news publishing, advertising and mobile sectors predict for the next 30 years?
At our recent event, we looked in depth at disruption and innovation in the financial services sector, exploring what both smaller and bigger financial services companies need to be thinking about to remain competitive.
The rise of review sites has been a disruptive force within the hospitality industry over the past decade and will continue to be. Our report explores what more the industry can do to capitalise on this opportunity.
Learn about how investors can make objective financial decisions that generate sustainable returns, and find out more the recent tax developments impacting the investment management industry.
Predictive analytics can promote better insurance claims servicing and even prevent claims from arising in the first place. Learn more about the future digital claims model and how it can increase efficiency.
Find out the current investment trends and future opportunities in robotic automation for British manufacturers and the impact robotics could have on manufacturing.
Our High Growth Tech research, which questioned owners and CEOs of UK Tech firms, has revealed that many of the industry’s bright lights are feeling confident about delivering a stellar year of growth in 2015.
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