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Scale up companies and PR: 4 key tips to securing valuable media coverage

2020-08-06T16:59:53+01:00August 4th, 2020|Categories: Insights|

In a world full of bad news, here’s a reminder of some good news: the UK has a thriving scale up scene. This is not least because the country also possesses deep pools of both talent and capital, as well as a supportive regulatory and tax environment to encourage investors to invest and entrepreneurs to grow their businesses. And this isn’t limited to only [...]

Salience – 31.07.20

2020-08-03T09:35:05+01:00August 3rd, 2020|Categories: Insights|

WELCOME TO THIS WEEK’S EDITION OF SALIENCE This week, we explore the true value of premium digital banking, the resurgence of M&A activity and the benefits of blockchain in global healthcare. We also share an update on Google’s London “landscraper” and look at the detail behind Big Tech’s dramatic recent appearance before the US Congress. Let us know about your thoughts on this week’s [...]

Salience – 24.07.20

2020-07-27T12:48:45+01:00July 27th, 2020|Categories: Insights|

WELCOME TO THIS WEEK’S EDITION OF SALIENCE This week we make sense of the Wirecard scandal, outline the evolution of healthtech and get an expert’s view on Covid-19. We also explore how ocean plastics can be reclaimed to make furniture, and share an exciting London project designed to capture the community spirit. Let us know about your thoughts on this week’s news by emailing [...]

How PR helps you raise capital

2020-07-23T11:54:15+01:00July 22nd, 2020|Categories: Insights|Tags: |

In the current challenging economic climate, it’s no surprise that companies have increasingly been turning to public markets to fundraise – with £10bn having already been raised this year. This trend is likely to continue in the foreseeable future. AIM has played a large role in this, helping raise £2.9bn of capital – up from the £2.1bn raised over the same period last year. [...]

Salience -17.07.20

2020-07-27T10:04:18+01:00July 20th, 2020|Categories: Updates|Tags: |

WELCOME TO THIS WEEK’S EDITION OF SALIENCE This week we look at the hospitality business that is capturing investor confidence, how Covid-19 has impacted female entrepreneurship, the latest innovations that could create our ‘digital twins’ by 2030 and the project by Google that will extend internet connectivity to remote locations. Plus, we uncover the newest design for PPE that could quickly become the ultimate [...]

Salience – 10.07.20

2020-07-13T12:23:17+01:00July 13th, 2020|Categories: Updates|Tags: |

WELCOME TO THIS WEEK’S EDITION OF SALIENCE Welcome once again to Salience. In this week’s edition, we share some of the reasons why London might be the ‘Smartest City’ to watch and why investors continue to be attracted to the capital. We also uncover the latest FinTech investment trends and share the newest fuel cell technology that could change how we use and store [...]

Salience – 03.07.20

2020-07-06T11:20:44+01:00July 6th, 2020|Categories: Updates|Tags: |

WELCOME TO THIS WEEK’S EDITION OF SALIENCE Hello and welcome to the latest edition of Salience. This week includes a look at the secrets behind the world’s 50 most innovative companies, how the fly could replace the bee, robots delivering groceries, space tourism, and the new electric vehicle charging stations at McDonald’s. As always, you can let us know your thoughts on other topics [...]

Salience – 26.06.20

2020-06-30T16:57:48+01:00June 29th, 2020|Categories: Updates|Tags: |

WELCOME TO THIS WEEK’S EDITION OF SALIENCE This week includes a look at how robots and AI can help save our coral reefs, how to drink seawater, plans for the car-free city of the future, and the new $23m space toilets. As always, you can let us know your thoughts on other topics you would like covered by emailing rmorganevans@sapiencecomms.co.uk.    How robot divers [...]

Salience – 19.06.20

2020-07-06T11:13:11+01:00June 22nd, 2020|Categories: Updates|Tags: |

Welcome to this week's edition of Salience This week we look at how clean electricity could become a reality, Germany's contact tracing app, developments in suspended animation, new ways of fighting carbon emissions in construction and the future of robo-dogs. You can let us know your thoughts on other topics you would like to hear about by emailing rmorganevans@sapiencecomms.co.uk   Clean electricity could become [...]

Sports investors can get the ball rolling again…

2020-06-30T16:59:15+01:00June 17th, 2020|Categories: Insights|Tags: |

Lockdowns across the globe have affected every walk of life, but for sports fans, the suspension of many of the major sporting events and leagues, has been among the most disappointing. The entire professional sporting ecosystem has paid the price. While supporters haven’t been able to cheer on their teams, sportsmen also haven’t been able to play and clubs have had to cut salaries, [...]