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CYBG PLC is a full-service bank focused on UK consumers and SMEs and operates under the Clydesdale Bank, Yorkshire Bank and B brands. B Works, the new store now open on Market street gives the people of Manchester and the UK – from freelancers and students, to start-ups, SMEs and the self-employed – an exciting new creative space to learn, work and bank.
A full-service business school, Alliance MBS provides industry-focused business and management education to undergraduates, postgraduates and executives. Its influential research impacts business locally, nationally and internationally, and covers a broad range of areas across accounting and finance; innovation management and policy; management sciences and marketing; and people and organisations management.
Specialist lender Together provides funding on residential, commercial and semi-commercial properties, as well as land and developments, working with all kinds of customers, from SMEs and LLPs to sole traders and the self-employed. Whether it’s for a residential investment, a commercial acquisition or to release equity, Together can help customers to access the finance they need.
The University of Manchester is a truly global institution, with a reputation for education and innovation that resonates across the world. We conduct a wide range of world-leading research; our research beacons are examples of pioneering discoveries, interdisciplinary collaboration and cross-sector partnerships that are tackling some of the biggest questions facing the planet.
The Faculty of Business and Law brings together Manchester Metropolitan University Business
School and Manchester Law School in our award-winning building in central Manchester.
We have supported industry and commerce in the city since 1889; today we provide apprenticeships, undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees, together with MBAs and professional qualifications for every stage of your career.
TLT supports large corporates, public institutions and high growth businesses on their strategic and day-to-day legal needs. Able to advise across the three UK legal jurisdictions of England & Wales, Northern Ireland and Scotland, the firm has offices in Bristol, London, Manchester, Glasgow, Edinburgh and Belfast, as well as a specialist ship finance team in Piraeus, Greece.
Mills & Reeve is a major UK law firm renowned for its outstanding service to national and international clients, for its collaborative culture and for its deep sector expertise. The firm has a strong sector focus with expertise in technology, charities, education, food and agribusiness, health, insurance, private wealth, real estate investment and sport.
Finch is part of Verlingue, one of Europe’s largest independent insurance brokers employing over 750 people and placing premiums in excess of €950m. Established in 1983, Finch is one of the UK’s most respected independent broking firms, founded on a reputation for excellence in client service.
Finch is a founder member of the Worldwide Broker Network (WBN)
We’re changing UK financial advice for good – smart advice at a fair price. evestor is a new online advice tool for savers and investors. We’re making financial advice accessible to everyone. Regardless of age, how much money you have or how much experience you have with investing, we can support you in managing and growing your hard-earned money! Find out more: www.evestor.co.uk Remember, as with any investment, your capital could be at risk.
GC Business Growth Hub is a community of specialists with a passion to help businesses across Greater Manchester to realise their ambitions. The Hub supports businesses at all stages of their growth journey with their broad range of services, offering expert one-to-one and peer-to-peer business support, events, specialist programmes, funding and much more. Better still, most of the support is fully-funded and is provided at no direct cost to your business.
CGI is one of the few firms with the scale, reach and capabilities to truly meet clients’ digital transformation needs. We provide innovative, end to end IT and business consulting services through our client-proximity business model, working side-by-side with clients and drawing upon our global capabilities to help identify, develop, implement and operate the strategies and solutions needed to meet their customer and citizen expectations.