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CIL recently interviewed C-level executives at a number of leading corporate training providers, together with Learning and Development (L&D) professi...
10 Trends in Corporate Training Read more here
Against the backdrop of a more challenging M&A environment, suppressed by inflation and rising interest rates, finding and transacting the right oppor...
Education Summit: how to find and transact the right opportunities in the education sector Read more here
The UK has been hit by multiple shocks in recent years and the fall-out has been felt by businesses and consumers alike. Now, however, there are signs...
A slow recovery Read more here
Now in its seventh year, CIL’s Investment 360 Index provides an increasingly valuable current and long-term analysis of business confidence among in...
Investment 360 Index 2023 Read more here
CIL recently surveyed ~150 education agents to understand the outlook for international students in UK higher education. Overall sentiment remains pos...
Sector snapshot: international student demand Read more here
CIL recently surveyed 100 nursery operators to understand the key market trends affecting the early years sector. Despite a challenging macro environm...
Sector snapshot: Nursery operators Read more here
Buy & build is a favoured investment strategy for many, but it can be hard to know which sectors will deliver maximum returns. CIL’s Buy & Build Opp...
European Buy & Build Opportunity Index Read more here
This is the first time that many of today’s investors will be operating in a period of high inflation. But with the IMF expecting inflation in the O...
How should PE navigate high inflation? Read more here
The pound has been flirting with record lows against the dollar, yields on UK government debt have been rising and confidence in the economy is at roc...
Soldiering on Read more here