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Chris Blackhurst


Supermarket profiteering has given way to PR game, for now

City Voices: You don’t think they’re cutting prices out of the goodness of their hearts, do you?

Jun 21, 2023

The FCA is tying itself in knots on non-financial misconduct

The FCA should pull back and let the police and courts do their work

Jun 15, 2023
Business News

Inside the (very) secret world of the Barclays and their tangled web

With their showpiece Telegraph up for sale amid a banking feud, Chris Blackhurst on the family in the eye of a business storm

Jun 9, 2023

Sunak speaks well to warn against China

City Voices: We are right to beware of Chinese economic coercion

May 25, 2023

Sunak’s silence on tax breaks for tourists is riling businesses

City Voices: Scrapping tourism tax breaks a spectacular own goal

May 17, 2023

Cheerier finance chiefs still worried about troubles ahead

Survey of normally cautious CFOs find them at their most bouyant since 2020

Apr 21, 2023

‘Too big to fail’ cannot be a licence to behave badly

City Voices: Time to get tough with the big banks

Apr 6, 2023

The woman who holds the second-worst job in Britain

City Voices: Dame Sharon White should stick to her guns at John Lewis

Mar 24, 2023

Welcome to post-Brexit Britain where UK firms still come last

City Voices: Time for some loyalty -- and patriotism

Mar 10, 2023

City monopolies: Back-covering is hurting entrepreneurs

City Voices: Big name inertia when picking advisers needs to be challenged

Feb 23, 2023

Why won’t Sunak act to save our car-makers from crashing?

City Voices: Our car trade faces oblivion

Feb 16, 2023

The Apprenticeship Levy fiasco

City Voices: The government can’t get it together to cater for our employers

Feb 8, 2023

Why levelling up is a Sunak fantasy

City Voices: Tinkering at the margins, playing to the gallery, won’t help the North-South divide

Jan 27, 2023

Beware the CEO who goes without a reason

City Voices: Downfall of a burger king

Jan 13, 2023

Even amid the strikes Labour are still the new party of business

The Tories have it all to do if they want to win back their lost status

Dec 22, 2022

Stop China from undermining the electric car revolution

City Voices: Electric vehicle battery prices have risen for the first time in more than a decade as China tightens its grip on supply of key metal cobalt

Dec 8, 2022

Can London’s legal ‘magic circle’ fend off the threat from America?

City Voices: Britain’s big five elite practices face a growing challenge from American legal eagles

Nov 29, 2022

Middle East rides on the soft power of sport

City Voices: The World Cup is just one sign of a global shift

Nov 17, 2022

The fight goes on to clear the scapegoat of the Libor scandal

City Voices: Veteran traders have nothing but sympathy for Tom Hayes

Nov 4, 2022