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Futures Cut

Richard Pickering

Head of Futures Strategy

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Futures Cut – a personal view of the evolving role of real estate in a world of technological, social and business change, by Richard Pickering, Head of Futures Strategy.

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Finance, fit-out and flying

As the prospect of a General Election becomes more real (7/4 odds for one in 2019), policies other than on Brexit start to warrant consideration...

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Hiatuses, HQs and humans

‘Too near for a substantial rethink of Brexit, but at the same time too far away to prompt any action’. So said Guy Verhofstadt of the EU 6-month extension of the Article 50 deadline...

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Delays, data and desks

In theory we leave the EU this Friday; however, all signs point in the opposite direction. Having failed to achieve progress in the course of her initial ‘short delay’...

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Automation, amenities and AI

After 7 hours of debate in yesterday’s Cabinet, the unsurprising conclusion is that we need more time to resolve Brexit. Hence, the PM will ask for another ‘short delay’....

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