Professional Services Forum Information

British Chambers of Commerce Monthly Economic Review

The BCC's UK Monthly Economic Review is a short briefing that provides easy-to-use commentary on the key economic indicators for UK businesses. The report provides a comparison between the economic data compiled by
external organisations such as the Office for National Statistics (ONS) and the BCC's own Quarterly Economic Survey. Access the latest economic review at: http://www.britishchambers.org.uk/policy-maker/bcc-monthly-economic-review.html

British Chambers of Commerce Quarterly Economic Survey

More than 7,400 businesses across the country respond to this survey, which is one of the first available each quarter and is used by the Treasury and the Bank of England for setting interest rates and economic policy. The deadline for response to the latest quarterly survey is on the form. We do hope you will participate in this survey on a regular basis. The full British Chambers of Commerce survey results for the previous quarters are available at http://www.hampshirechamber.co.uk/policy-representation/professional-services-forum-information/ 

Bank of England

The Bank of England regularly publishes a summary of reports compiled by twelve regional Bank Agents following discussions with around 700 businesses across the UK. The report provides information on business conditions from firms across all sectors of the economy. Access the latest Bank of England report at: http://www.bankofengland.co.uk/publications/Pages/agentssummary/default.aspx 

Professional Services Forum Information

Driving Licence Changes – What employers should know – July 2015

More high value properties caught for tax – June 2015

Lower Paid Employment Threshold Abolished – March 2015

Pensions Auto Enrolment Update – January 2025

Insurance Bill Better for business – June 2015

Huge Tax Changes on Pensions – March 2015