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Catherine McGuinness
Policy Chair at City of London Corporation
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Catherine McGuinness 20h
Delighted to join and today for the launch of a new taskforce, led by to improve socio-economic diversity in the financial and professional sectors across the UK.
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Catherine McGuinness Nov 23
The announcement of a Winter Plan is welcome. But what we also urgently need from the Government is a clear plan to allow office workers to return to COVID-secure workplaces. Read my full reaction👇
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Catherine McGuinness Nov 21
The UK and Canada are natural allies with strong trade links. This announcement will be welcomed by businesses on both sides of the Atlantic and lays the foundations for a new, bespoke trade deal between our two nations in 2021. 🇬🇧🇨🇦
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Catherine McGuinness Nov 19
The Government should outline a clear plan for our economic recovery from that backs the industries that will drive future growth. I therefore support the call today from 👇
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Catherine McGuinness Nov 17
Pleased to speak National Conference and highlight the important role of financial and professional services in driving the recovery. Our report sets out ’s commitment to helping to spread prosperity across the UK.
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Catherine McGuinness Nov 13
My letter to The Guardian: we must act now to reduce carbon emissions. Our radical Climate Action Strategy will achieve net zero for the City of London by 2040 – 10 years before the national goal. Read more here -
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Catherine McGuinness Nov 12
An interesting report from - not only does have the biggest trade surplus of any services industry in the UK, but this is also replicated across all of its parts. A reminder of the sector's importance as our trade negotiations continue.
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Catherine McGuinness Nov 12
Next week I'll be joining a stellar list of speakers at Transatlantic Finance Forum, where I look forward to discussing how we can strengthen ties with our biggest trading partner. See below to find out more:
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Catherine McGuinness Nov 11
It is a simple, yet powerful, gesture to step away from our desks at 11am to remember the huge debt of gratitude that we owe to those who died in combat.
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CoronaNomics Nov 8
LAUNCHING TOMORROW Policy Chair at City of London Corporation Catherine McGuinness and politician Lord Michael Heseltine talk to and about the resilience of cities in the face of . Monday at 1pm (GMT) An production
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Catherine McGuinness Nov 9
It's welcome news that the London Living Wage has increased to £10.85 per hour. As the pandemic continues, paying employees a wage they can live on is the right thing to do and is also good for business -
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Catherine McGuinness Nov 9
A pleasure to speak to last week.
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Catherine McGuinness Nov 9
On : gets under way today in , alongside and . With one year to go until it's time to convert ambition into action, and it's vital that we continue to develop robust standards in . 👇
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Catherine McGuinness Nov 9
Seven months into the pandemic, we are sadly almost back to where we were in March. I urge all individuals and businesses across the capital to act responsibly by following the new restrictions. Read more in my column 👇
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CoronaNomics Nov 9
LAUNCHING TODAY AT 1PM Our newest episode: The Post-COVID City Policy Chair at City of London Corporation Catherine McGuinness and politician Lord Michael Heseltine in conversation with and . An production.
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Lord Mayor of London Nov 9
A pleasure this morning to open , alongside and . Important contributions already from Mark Carney and on raising standards for sustainability in finance, with plenty more to come. Link to live stream here! 👀⬇️
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COP26 Nov 9
The Green Horizon Summit begins this morning! 🌏 At , the 🇬🇧 Prime Minister's COP26 Finance Advisor Mark Carney and many others will be discussing solutions and innovation in green finance. Follow for updates! |
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Catherine McGuinness Nov 8
Today, we pause to remember the fallen; servicemen and women living with life-changing injuries; and we pay tribute to those currently serving at home and abroad.
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Catherine McGuinness Nov 6
I encourage all eligible businesses to apply for financial support where it is available. But to pay for this we need sectors such as hospitality/retail to reopen safely, as well as office workers returning to COVID-secure workplaces, asap.
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Catherine McGuinness Oct 31
This second national lockdown will be a blow to households and businesses. We urge policymakers to keep these measures under close review and set out a pathway for how parts of the country, including London, can return to a semblance of normality.👇
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