Good morning and welcome to this week’s Friday Brief.
We are extremely pleased to announce that James Fudge will be taking over as the MTA’s new Head of Events from the 1st October.
The MTA events team have help raise money MacMillan Cancer Trust and Breast Cancer Now by taking part in the International Confex events industry sleepover at Olympia last night.
The MTA Annual Members' Golf Day took place this past week on Wednesday 16th September at the prestigious Warwickshire Golf & Country Club. Full results from the day can be seen below.
Get FREE tickets for BLOODHOUND’s world debut in London. Bring your family and friends to see BLOODHOUND SSC when it makes its world debut in London on Friday 25 and Saturday 26 September ahead of its record attempts in 2016 and 2017. Find out how you can go in the story below.
There is also an exclusive opportunity for MTA Members to be featured in Business Review Europe magazine, alongside the association. Business Review Europe magazine will produce an editorial feature on The MTA and the industry in general and are looking at our membership to feature alongside us in the story. If you are interested in participating email firstname.lastname@example.org to put yourselves forward.
Many manufacturing and engineering companies have already claimed R&D tax relief to some extent and some of them may even have had a visit from specialist tax inspectors as a result of the claim. MTA Members Moore Stephens have some information that could help you. Please read the case study below for more details.
The latest reports from the Bank of England’s Agents remains generally positive, although not exuberant and with some darkish clouds in the overall outlook, while the latest data on industrial output from Europe was also positive; although growth was modest overall, the capital goods sector is generally seeing steady growth.
That is all for this week, we’ll be back next Friday with more industry related news.