The UK’s trade and investment relationship with India
18-Nov-2015How the UK's trade and investment relationship with India has changed over the past 20 years.
5 facts about online retail sales in the UK
08-Oct-2015Analyses how online retail sales are changing the shape of business and household expenditure.
E-commerce in the UK and the European Union
05-Oct-2015The proportion of individuals in the UK who had made their last purchase online in the 12 months to 2014 was higher than any other European Union (EU) country.
The impact of E-commerce on the UK economy
05-Oct-2015How e-commerce has affected business sales in the UK, focusing on e-commerce sales, the technologies businesses use to sell their products, and the types of businesses that are most engaged in online sales.
Summary of Mergers and Acquisitions
08-Sep-2015Estimates of the value and numbers of mergers, acquisitions and disposals involving UK companies with values of £1.0 million or more
How important is the European Union to UK trade and investment?
26-Jun-2015A brief analysis of the UK's trade and foreign direct investment relationship with the EU
Business Demography, 2014
24-Nov-2015Births, deaths and survivals of UK enterprises. The active stock of businesses is also shown, so that birth and death rates can be calculated.
Business Enterprise Research and Development, 2014
20-Nov-2015Estimates of expenditure and employment relating to R&D performed in the UK businesses in 2014, irrespective of the residence of the ultimate owner or user of the R&D produced.
An analysis of Foreign Direct Investment, the key driver of the recent deterioration in the UK’s Current Account
30-Oct-2015A detailed analysis of UK Foreign Direct Investment and the downward pressure it has recently applied on Primary Income and the Current Account.
Estimates of employee jobs paid less than the living wage in London and other parts of the UK
12-Oct-2015Proportions and numbers of jobs below the living wage in the UK, including breakdowns by work pattern, sex, age group, industry, occupation and geography.
What defines the Digital Sector?
08-Oct-2015Information and Communications Technology (ICT) provides economic growth and employment opportunities in the global economy. The concept of the Digital Sector and a range of factors impacting on it are explored in this report.
UK Business: Activity, Size and Location, 2015
06-Oct-2015Local units and enterprises by geography, industry, legal status and employment size band, and enterprise level by turnover size band.
Business Demography, 2014 (Excel sheet 1352Kb)
24-Nov-2015Births, deaths and survivals of businesses in the UK, 2014 by geographical areas and standard industrial classification groups.
Business Enterprise Research and Development, 2014, Datasets (Excel sheet 2166Kb)
20-Nov-2015Expenditure and employment by UK businesses on performing R&D. Including data by industry type, civil and defence and regional spread
Business Enterprise Research and Development, Timeseries data, 2014
20-Nov-2015Breakdowns of research and development spending and employment by UK businesses across different market sectors.
Appendix 4: Local Authority tables, Great Britain (GB) (Excel sheet 69Kb)
12-Oct-2015Estimates of the proportion and number of employee jobs paid less than the living wage in each Local Authority in Great Britain. Estimates are from the Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings (2014 – provisional).
Appendix 5: Local Government Department tables, Northern Ireland (Excel sheet 29Kb)
12-Oct-2015Estimates of the proportion and number of employee jobs paid less than the living wage in each Local Government Department in Northern Ireland. Estimates are from the Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings (2014 – provisional).
RFT: Mergers and Acquisitions Involving UK Companies, Q2 2015 (Excel sheet 271Kb)
08-Sep-2015Estimates on the values and numbers of mergers, acquisitions and disposals involving UK companies with values of £1.0 million or greater.