Promoting UK financial and related professional services
TheCityUK’s purpose is to promote the competitiveness of UK financial services – to make the UK the best place in the world to establish and grow a financial services business and, in turn, to maximise the sector's contribution to the UK.
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Budget 2013: the creation of the Financial Services Trade and Investment Board
FSTIB brings HM Treasury, UKTI, and TheCityUK together to identify trade and investment priorities and to support UK based firms in pursuing these vigorously across the globe.
Key Facts about EU Financial and Professional Services
The financial and professional services sectors make an important contribution to the EU economy, providing employment for over 11 million people. Financial services generate nearly 6% of EU GDP.
TheCityUK seminar: Conduct in a New Era
John Griffith-Jones will be the keynote speaker at this seminar, giving his first major speech as chair of the Financial Conduct Authority.
Regional Contribution of UK Financial and Professional Services
Financial and professional services are a major employer across the UK, accounting for 14.5% of gross value added.
Key Facts about the UK as an International Financial Centre
The UK is a major global hub for international wholesale finance. Its financial services trade surplus is more than double that of the next largest surpluses recorded by Luxembourg and Switzerland.