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Assistant director appointment bolsters RBS’ structured finance team in Bristol

February 3, 2016
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Assistant director appointment bolsters RBS’ structured finance team in Bristol

RBS has appointed Rhys Morgan as assistant director in its Bristol-based structured finance team to work on deals across the South of England and South Wales. Rhys, pictured, who has worked for Finance Wales and global accountancy firm KPMG, joins RBS from Gloucester-based tax advisers and chartered accountants Hazlewoods,...

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Bristol real estate specialist joins Bevan Brittan’s property practice

February 2, 2016
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Bristol real estate specialist joins Bevan Brittan’s property practice

National law firm Bevan Brittan has appointed Tim Rowe as a partner in its Bristol-based property practice. Tim, pictured, joins from TLT Solicitors, where he worked for nearly 10 years and was a partner. He specialises in commercial property with a particular emphasis on large-scale development projects for landowners,...

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Double top for Smith & Williamson auditor Holly in accountancy exams

February 1, 2016
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Double top for Smith & Williamson auditor Holly in accountancy exams

An auditor from the Bristol office of accountancy, investment management and tax group Smith & Williamson has achieved the highest marks in the West of England in her final accounting exams. Holly Szoke, pictured, who has been working in Smith & Williamson’s audit team at for the past three...

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BCO NextGen regional chair role for Burges Salmon real estate lawyer

February 1, 2016
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BCO NextGen regional chair role for Burges Salmon real estate lawyer

Drew Nesbitt, a senior associate in Bristol-headquartered law firm Burges Salmon’s real estate team, has been appointed as the new regional chairman of an organisation that mentors and encourages the next generation of professionals to become future leaders in the office sector. British Council for Offices (BCO) NextGen also...

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Property management specialist joins Lambert Smith Hampton’s West of England team

February 1, 2016
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Property management specialist joins Lambert Smith Hampton’s West of England team

National property consultancy Lambert Smith Hampton (LSH) has boosted its West of England senior property management team with the appointment of associate director Kevin Mills. Kevin, pictured, will be based in LSH’s Bristol office where he will be responsible for managing estates held by clients including Mayfair Capital, Canal...

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Ahead of the Agenda: The Week Ahead

January 31, 2016
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Monday 1 February Interim: Conviviality Final: RM Trading statement: BT Economics: Net consumer credit, Net lending secured on dwellings, Mortgage approvals, M4 money supply, Markit UK PMI manufacturing Tuesday 2 February Interims: Alumasc, Mattioli Woods, NWF Finals: BP, Low & Bonar, Ocado, St Modwen Properties Trading statements: Pentair, TalkTalk...

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Hobbs Fashion Show will put Bristol’s top stylists, designers and artists in the spotlight

January 29, 2016
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Hobbs Fashion Show will put Bristol’s top stylists, designers and artists in the spotlight

Bristol’s fashion industry will get a major boost next weekend when The Hobbs Show – the largest fashion show in the UK outside of London – takes place in the city. The night of style, music and performance – the last to be staged by iconic Bristol salon Hobbs...

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The LAST WORD: Mel Bound, founder, This Mum Runs

January 29, 2016
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The LAST WORD: Mel Bound, founder, This Mum Runs

Each week Bristol Business News lets a prominent member of the area’s business community have the last word on its weekly e-bulletin. This week Mel Bound, founder of This Mum Runs, answers our 10 questions: What was the LAST: Film you watched? My family will tell you I am...

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Major refurbishment for landmark office block after law firm TLT decides to stay put

January 29, 2016
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Major refurbishment for landmark office block after law firm TLT decides to stay put

National law firm TLT has decided to stay in its Bristol headquarters building, signing a new 10-year lease and kick-starting a major expansion and refurbishment scheme for the landmark One Redcliff Street city centre office block. TLT, which will occupy around 90,000 sq ft on the top floors of...

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Income and jobs boost for city as Destination Bristol three-year marketing campaign beats targets

January 29, 2016
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Income and jobs boost for city as Destination Bristol three-year marketing campaign beats targets

Nearly £70.8m and 1,315 extra jobs were generated through a groundbreaking three-year marketing campaign by Destination Bristol – far more than its original targets – according to new figures. The campaign, from March 2012 to March 2015, formed part of VisitEngland’s Growing Tourism Locally project, funded in part by...

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Confidence builds in West property sector, survey shows, as major schemes come on stream

January 29, 2016
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Confidence builds in West property sector, survey shows, as major schemes come on stream

Bristol and the South West’s property and construction industry is among the most confident in the UK, according to a survey from accountancy group Smith & Williamson. The firm’s annual survey of more than 200 property and construction professionals revealed a rise in confidence over the past 12 months,...

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Firms invited to celebrate the Year of the Monkey and strengthen business links with China

January 29, 2016
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Firms invited to celebrate the Year of the Monkey and strengthen business links with China

Bristol’s business community will welcome the Chinese New Year of the Monkey in style with a banquet at one of the city’s top restaurants. The gala banquet has been organised by the Bristol and West of England China Bureau, which works to connect businesses in the Bristol region with businesses...

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Building work on Bristol Airport’s £24m terminal extension reaches new high

January 29, 2016
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Building work on Bristol Airport’s £24m terminal extension reaches new high

A key milestone in the construction of Bristol Airport’s west terminal extension has been marked with a ‘topping out’ ceremony. The celebration – a longstanding tradition in the construction industry – followed the completion of the steel work for the £24m structure. Guests from the design team, including architects,...

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