Brompton looks to F1 for electric bicycle

Brompton Bike
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Maker of folding bikes to launch into growing pedal-assisted market

GSK chief’s pay halved after China scandal

Witty pays price for falling sales and corruption woes

Business late payers face crackdown

Sixty-day maximum limit planned — with sanctions for backsliders

Cider makers face costs rise after ruling

European Commission orders end to duty exemption for small groups

Visa rules found to impede tech start-ups

Highly specialised jobs should be open to foreigners, says committee

Naming revolution can be key to evolution

Changing identity carries a burden of risk and opportunity

©Jim Winslet

Intangible assets find homes in Aim

There is a reason why the junior market has been dubbed ATM

Start-ups pile into crowdfunding

Ventures seize chance to raise cash from enthusiastic investors

Electron Microscope image of garnet: this piece of test crystal was used to understand how impurities diffuse along 'grain boundaries' (the junction between pieces of crystal).

Electron microscope analyses atoms

Instrument to produce high-quality images of atom-sized molecules

Sports shoe maker loses track of bosses

Aim-listed Naibu admits no contact with Chinese chairman

Migrant story behind thriving tech sector

Immigrants are inherent risk-takers keen to better themselves

Crowd funding: biotechs look to gain

Stem cell and Parkinson’s disease research among beneficiaries

Skyscanner upbeat despite slowing growth

Hotel and car hire searches drive price comparison website

Bleak outlook for UK’s young jobseekers

Data confirm frustration of ‘no job without experience’

Company pension deficits hit £370bn high

Ultra-low interest rates inflate liability calculations

Rail manufacturers enjoy upturn

Crossrail project leads buoyant industry in UK

Biotech company hits crowdfunding record

Investors will collectively own just under 1% of Cell Therapy

Mayfield backs employee-owned businesses

Evangelists say EOBs are resilient and prosperous

VC funds eye riches of Silicon Roundabout

Money flows into London tech start-ups as sector confidence grows

Oil groups struggle on UK’s junior market

Five-year lows for crude sees newcomers’ finances in disarray


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