The UK software industry has been undergoing an evolutionary change with cloud computing, mobile computing and IT consumerisation; driving permanent shifts in the basic structure of the industry. These trends are forcing software vendors to substantially rethink the way they develop, price, sell, deliver and service products. A similar shift has been happening on in-house…

R&D Tax Credit: Healthcare Research and development is the number one focus in the healthcare industry. Healthcare services, products, and treatments require continuous innovation to treat new diseases and illnesses. The delivery of healthcare treatments are constantly further improving in order to detect, diagnose, monitor and treat new illnesses and diseases. As a result, the world of healthcare…

Whilst reserves within the UK have become depleted over the past 20 years, this presents the mining sector with additional technological challenges to firstly develop new processes to mine this reserve; secondly to develop techniques to identify potential new areas and to identify new minerals not currently mined and identify commercial applications for these. In…

The UK pharmaceutical sector generates a trade surplus in excess of £5 billion per annum. Furthermore, it is estimated that the UK pharmaceutical sector invests £13.3 million in R&D every day. Current figures show that this sector employs 72,000 employees with 27,000 of those working exclusively in R&D. With these impressive statistics, it is no wonder…