February, 2012

New Francis Christie website launched!

We are delighted to launch our new website, which contains the latest information and case studies from our work with clients across the West Midlands and beyond. Our new site reflects the services and support we now offer since we merged with ebs in 2011. Over the last year, Directors, Richard Procter and Francis Christie have established a full range of business development services to...

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Richard Procter at SAPCA conference

Richard Procter, Director of Francis Christie Ltd was a main conference speaker at the annual SAPCA conference hosted by former 5,000 metre world record holder David Moorcroft OBE on 31st January. Featuring alongside Anthony Hilton, Financial Editor of the Evening Standard and SAPCA CEO, Chris Trickey, Richard gave an entertaining presentation, with audience participation on ‘How to Build...

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‘Zig-zag Growth’ says Mervyn King

In the latest economic news, the governor of the Bank of England says that Britain’s economy is likely to grow slowly this year in a “zigzag” pattern of quarterly gains and setbacks in output. Introducing the Bank’s latest quarterly Inflation Report on 15th February, Mervyn King said that spending cuts and tight credit conditions at home and the weakness of major trading...

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Stop The Doom And Gloom

21 February 2012 A new survey of 1,000 business leaders by the Institute of Directors (IoD), published on 21st February,  shows that companies are relatively confident despite the weak economic outlook. 88% of the UK business leaders surveyed think there is a moderate, high or very high risk of a recession this year. However, 50% expect higher or even ‘much higher’ revenues for their...

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