Rent controls would discourage pension fund investment in housing

Jonathan Seager, head of housing policy at London First, which is campaigning to double housebuilding in the capital, said: "This is an example of another policy that ducks the central issue - we...

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EU Enlargement arrives

HSBC announcement highlights risks to London's competitiveness

Following HSBC’s announcement that it is considering moving its head office from London, David Lutton, Director of Financial Services Policy at London First, said: “The City is an easy target...

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Our key demands for the next government

Now that all the main parties have launched their manifestos, London First has reiterated its priority asks of the next Government. In it we set out our priorities to enable the capital to...

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Security & Resilience Network signs Memorandum of Understanding with ASIS

London First and ASIS International (UK Chapter) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding. The agreement was signed at the ASIS UK Spring Seminar by Robert Hall, London First’s Network Director of...

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International students and immigration targets

The Conservative Party has issued a press release appearing to criticise Ukip for wanting to exclude international students from their 50,000 net immigration cap. Net student immigration in the...

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