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Subject: Businesses

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  • Mergers and Acquisitions Involving UK Companies, Quarter 1 Jan to Mar 2015 02-Jun-2015
    Estimates of the value and numbers of mergers, acquisitions and disposals involving UK companies with values of £1.0 million or more.
  • UK Gross Domestic Expenditure on Research and Development, 2013 20-Mar-2015
    Estimates of R&D performed by the following four sectors of the economy, as defined in the Frascati manual, Business Enterprise (BERD), Higher Education (HERD), Government (GovERD) which includes Research Councils, and Private Non-Profit (PNP) organisations.
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Involving UK Companies, Q4 2014 03-Mar-2015
    Estimates of the value and numbers of mergers, acquisitions and disposals involving UK companies with values of £1.0 million or more. The information provided reflects solely the change in majority ownership (ordinary shares) and therefore only transactions which result in a change of ultimate control of the target company are included.
  • Identifying Science and Technology Businesses in Official Statistics 13-Feb-2015
    A proposed classification for Science and Technology (S&T) businesses in official data sources to better understand the contribution that they make to the economy.
  • International Trade in Services, 2013 30-Jan-2015
    A detailed breakdown of UK annual trade in services, by product, industry and country. These estimates are derived from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) International Trade in Services Survey.
  • Foreign Direct Investment Involving UK Companies, 2013 20-Jan-2015
    Data on Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) flows, positions and earnings involving UK companies. The investment figures are published on a net basis, that is, they consist of investments minus disinvestments. Investments can include acquisitions of assets or shares and disinvestments can include the disposal of assets or shares.

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