Labour Business

As an affiliated society to the Labour Party, Labour Business, formally known as the Labour Finance and Industry Group is the prime network and policy forum for progressives working in or interested in finance, enterprise and industry in the UK. Whether you are a business or finance veteran or a student, recent graduate or aspiring entrepreneur, Labour Business would love to hear from you.

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  • Corporation Governance Inquiry

    Corporation Governance Inquiry

      Written Evidence submitted by David Offenbach Vice-Chair, Labour Business (formerly Labour Finance and Industry Group) (Chair 2011 to 2015) in a personal capacity 25th October 2016   I write from my experience as a Solicitor acting for public, private …... >>
  • The Cost of Uncertainty

    The Cost of Uncertainty

    By Karen Landles Our economic trends since Brexit have been better than expected. Consumers are spending, seemingly fed up of austerity. So why then is the market holding back, showing such uncertainty?  Since Brexit we have seen a falling pound, …... >>
  • Mutual Guarantee Societies Bill

    Mutual Guarantee Societies Bill

    Mutual Guarantee Societies Bill - Co-op and Labour principles in action to help small businesses By Philip Ross In a changing economy, with a rise in self-employment and small business how can we help people gain security and where possible …... >>
  • The Kerslake Review of the Treasury

    The Kerslake Review of the Treasury

    Working on the Kerslake Review of the Treasury Through Labour Business, I joined the Kerslake Treasury Review Team in April 2016, about seven months after the project started. I worked on the project part-time until struck down by a particularly …... >>
  • Labour Business takes part in the 2017 Regional Economic Conference Series

    Labour Business takes part in the 2017 Regional Economic Conference Series

    Labour Business  was delighted to participate in a lunchtime briefing as part of John McDonnell’s first Regional Economic Conference on February 4th in Liverpool.    Hamish Sandison, Chair of Labour Business, was joined by Executive Committee member Frederique Prevost and strategy …... >>
  • All the videos of our Labour Business Annual Dinner

    All the videos of our Labour Business Annual Dinner

    Listen to all the speeches from our annual dinner, as well as short interviews made on that evening. https://vimeopro.com/memoirlane/labour-business-annual-dinner-2016  ... >>
  • Tribute to Sir Sigmund Sternberg

    Tribute to Sir Sigmund Sternberg

     Last year we were very sad to record the death of Sir Sigmund (“Sigi”) Sternberg.   Sigi was one of the original founders of Labour Business in 1972, and supported it throughout his life.   We publish an appreciation of his life …... >>
  • John McDonnell MP, Labour Business Annual Dinner 2016 Speech

    John McDonnell MP, Labour Business Annual Dinner 2016 Speech

    Key Points: John was the first speaker. His main points were as follows Last week in the Autumn Statement  two basic facts were masked by the high numbers namely the hole of £120b in the budget caused not by Brexit …... >>
  • Clive Lewis MP speech at Labour Business Annual Dinner 2016

    Clive Lewis MP speech at Labour Business Annual Dinner 2016

    Good evening everyone, it’s a pleasure to be here this evening. It’s been…shall we call it…an interesting time …to take on the role of Shadow Business Secretary. Unless you’ve just emerged from cryogenic suspended animation – which given the weather …... >>
  • Welcome to the Annual Labour Business Dinner of 2016!

    Welcome to the Annual Labour Business Dinner of 2016!

    Hamish Sandison, chair of Labour Business – Full introduction to Labour Business Annual Dinner 2016. Welcome to our members, our guests, our Parliamentarians. In addition to our speakers,, we’re very pleased to be joined by a number of MPs Now… it’s …... >>

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  1. Labour Business Summer Reception

    20 June at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. Annual Dinner 2017

    5 December at 7:00 am - 11:00 pm