TheCityUK is the industry-led body representing UK-based financial and related professional services.

Who we are

We are the industry-led body representing UK-based financial and related professional services. We champion and support the success of the ecosystem, and thereby our members, promoting policies in the UK and internationally that drive competitiveness, support job creation and enable long-term economic growth. The industry contributes 12% of the UK’s total economic output and employs over 2.4 million people – with two thirds of these jobs outside London across the country’s regions and nations. It pays more corporation tax than any other sector and is the largest net exporting industry. The industry plays an important role in enabling the transition to net zero and driving economic growth across the wider economy through its provision of capital, investment, professional advice and insurance. It also makes a real difference to people in their daily lives, helping them save for the future, buy a home, invest in a business and manage risk.

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Our work

Our work is focused on the priorities of our members and where our cross-sectoral remit can add the most value. These are - international trade and investment; long-term competitiveness; UK regions and nations; industry trust and reputation and sustainability.

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Our latest work

Financing Britain’s future - TheCityUK’s manifesto for the government

We are calling on the government to prioritise strong collaboration with financial and related professional services to ensure the industry can make an even greater contribution to driving growth – underpinned by policy certainty, stability and predictability.

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TheCityUK response to HMT UK ISA consultation

We welcome government proposals aimed at increasing the flow of UK savings into public markets, which include both listed and quoted companies. A UK ISA could play a role in achieving this objective.

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News

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What will Chancellor Rachel Reeves reveal in her Mansion House speech?

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TheCityUK comments on the King’s Speech

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TheCityUK comments on the FCA's new listing rules

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TheCityUK comments on the appointment of Emma Reynolds MP as Pensions Minister

Events

TheCityUK National Conference 2024

Register for our 2024 event taking place in Birmingham which will discuss how the financial and related professional services industry can address some of the challenges facing the country.

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TheCityUK Annual Conference 2024

In such a pivotal year for the UK and financial and related professional services, our Annual Conference focussed on how the industry can drive economic growth and bolster UK competitiveness.

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Our priorities