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Britain’s smart energy upgrade

14 September 2019 9:00 am

Britain is in the middle of the biggest upgrade to its energy infrastructure in a generation. Millions of households have…

Revealed: the press regulator’s leaked guidelines on Islamophobia

7 September 2019 9:00 am

The press regulator’s leaked guidelines on Islamophobia mark a sinister shift

The press regulator must not turn into a religious thought police

7 September 2019 9:00 am

Regressive demands on the media only hurt minorities

Age isn’t everything in retirement planning

6 September 2019 6:23 pm

Age is just a number. Whilst it’s certainly not a meaningless number, when it comes to your investment asset allocation…

2019 finalists lunch – Midlands

12 August 2019 12:51 pm

This blog comes to you from the library of Hampton Manor, a Victorian mansion deep in the woods somewhere south…

To avoid unpleasant fund surprises, know what you own

6 August 2019 10:20 am

Editors’ note: Following the publication of this article, H2O Asset Management contacted us to challenge the financial media’s characterization of…

Three more London & the South regional finalists

5 August 2019 5:57 pm

Talking to entrepreneurs is so much more fun than the endless arguments about Brexit and Boris — the lot of…

One of the finalists is Muzmatch, a dating app for Muslims

2019 finalists lunch – London and The South

5 August 2019 5:26 pm

We’re in the elegant City dining room of our sponsor, Julius Baer, hosted by Chief Executive Officer David Durlacher and…

Meeting the North East Regional finalists 2019

29 July 2019 1:54 pm

Our first regional finalists lunch took place in Leeds, at the subterranean Gaucho restaurant, whose black-and-silver decor contributed to a…

2019 finalists – London and The South

12 July 2019 2:19 pm

  AdviseInc provides data analytics and insight to healthcare markets to help NHS Trusts deliver the best value for money for patients.    Beyond Life wants…

2019 finalists – Scotland and Northern Ireland

12 July 2019 2:19 pm

  Delta DNA is a data platform for video-game makers, allowing them to utilise user experience. It provides the tools…

2019 finalists – The North West and Wales

12 July 2019 2:19 pm

  Howz is a smart home system designed to help older people stay independent for longer. Howz charts a person’s…

2019 finalists – The Midlands

12 July 2019 2:19 pm

  School Space is an ‘Airbnb for schools’, with the mission of solving the education funding crisis. It works with…

2019 finalists – The North East

12 July 2019 2:19 pm

  Conductive Transfers has created a new way for printing stretchable electronics on to textiles, making wearable technology cheaper and…

How can the UK decarbonise by 2050?

12 July 2019 11:30 am

Beyond Brexit, there has been little discussion of domestic policy over the past few years – except when it comes…

Economic Disruptor of the Year Awards 2019 – the regional finalists

8 July 2019 5:01 pm

We’re pleased to announce the regional finalists for The Spectator’s Economic Disruptor of the Year Awards 2019, sponsored by Julius…

With 5G, there are no limits

8 July 2019 3:45 pm

IN ASSOCIATION WITH Thirty-five years after Britain’s first-ever mobile phone call was made over Vodafone’s network, 5G is set to…

Don’t Fear Equity Heights

3 July 2019 12:03 pm

Have you ever seen a headline saying equity markets are “too high”? Or that a market fall is right around…

Digital technology should take centre stage in government plans to tackle loneliness

1 July 2019 11:51 am

IN ASSOCIATION WITH   The ability of digital technology to support better NHS healthcare delivery has been an accepted principle…

The state of UK energy: Where do we go from here?

25 June 2019 2:29 pm

On the evening of Monday 3rd June, The Spectator gathered a group of experts together for a dinner to discuss…

How do we cut carbon and how fast can we go?

24 June 2019 12:49 pm

The 2019 Spectator Energy Summit opened with the chairman, Andrew Neil, listing the UK’s considerable achievements in cutting greenhouse gas…

Cutting insurance premium tax is the route to safer and cleaner driving

20 June 2019 2:52 pm

IN ASSOCIATION WITH   It was the White House that opened the door to technology that can make driving cheaper,…

Look Beyond Interest and Dividends to Generate Cash Flow

7 June 2019 4:11 pm

Many investors, whether retired or not, rely on cash from their investment portfolios at some point. This can be entirely…

How Rwanda became an oasis of liberal Islam

1 June 2019 9:00 am

In Rwandan Islam, intolerance isn’t tolerated

UK can become global leader in green energy

1 June 2019 9:00 am

    Climate change is firmly back at the top of the public and political agenda following the Extinction Rebellion…