Expansion into new and emerging markets is a key strategy for companies operating across many industry sectors.
In an era when free-trade deals are sometimes protested in the streets, and economies like the UK and the US are considering domestic preferences; effective intellectual property (IP) protections remain vital for innovation, businesses small and large, the economy, consumers and society.
A year ago, no-one would have thought that the somewhat esoteric distinction between a Free Trade Area, a Customs Union and a Single Market would matter. Answering what this will look like will determine the structure of the UK’s trade relations in goods and services with the rest of the world in the future.
Is Blockchain the new standard for transactions? Theano Advisors estimate it will take 2-5 years before the real impact can be measured, once the security, regulatory and legal issues can be solved.