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.

We are constantly drawing in policy and business innovators, employers and employees who do so much to create the wealth that sustains all parts of the United Kingdom.

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  • 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 …... >>
  • Annual Dinner 2016

    Annual Dinner 2016

    You are warmly invited to the Annual Dinner of Labour Business, formerly the Labour Finance and Industry Group (LFIG), on Wednesday November 30th, from 7:00pm at The Villandry Restaurant, Great Portland Street. Our keynote speaker will be the Shadow Chancellor, …... >>
  • The Chair’s Report – Annual Conference 2016

    The Chair’s Report – Annual Conference 2016

    I am pleased to report that Labour Business made its presence felt more strongly than ever at this year’s Labour Party Annual Conference in Liverpool, with two sold-out fringe events, a well-attended exhibition stand, and an active delegate representing us …... >>
  • Executive Committee member Rachel Burgin talks about Conference 2016

    Executive Committee member Rachel Burgin talks about Conference 2016

    Labour Party Conference 2016 was perhaps the most significant conference for the party since 1985. The re-election of Jeremy Corbyn as leader by such large margin will set the party’s direction for years – perhaps decades – to come. But …... >>
  • Labour Business supports statement condemning recent racists attacks

    Labour Business supports statement condemning recent racists attacks

    Labour Business wholeheartedly supports a recent statement tabled by the Society for Labour lawyers and agreed by the Socialist Societies condemning the shameful racist attacks that followed the European Referendum result. “The Society of Labour Lawyers condemns the racist and …... >>
  • Labour Business – What’s it all about?

    Labour Business – What’s it all about?

    By Hamish Sandison, Chair, Labour Business Welcome to Labour Business, the new-look (former) Labour Finance and Industry Group (LFIG). As Chair of Labour Business, I wanted to share with you the thinking behind our new name, and our aims for …... >>

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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