Monthly Archives: November 2016


29

Nov 2016

New Wills and Probate Report from IRN

IRN Launch a new Wills and Probate Report The UK Wills & Probate Market Briefing is the third edition of an annual IRN Legal Market Briefing from IRN Research and provides an overview of the UK wills and probate market. It shows the market size and trends, profiles key players, reviews market prices and trends and outlines future developments. The market remains fragmented with many...

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Accountancy turnover declines again

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Nov 2016

Accountancy turnover declines again

Accountancy turnover slips back Having risen by 3% in August 2016 compared with August 2015, annual revenue growth for the accountancy professions slipped back in September 2016. The  professions generated sales of  £2.01 billion in September 2016, compared with £2.07 billion in September 2015.  Sales in September 2016 were up compared with August 2016 (£1.74 billion) reflecting the normal seasonal pattern of sales. Over the...

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18

Nov 2016

The Rise of the Cyborg Professional

The Rise of the Cyborg Professional IRN has just posted a new presentation on Slideshare,net – The Rise of the Cyborg Professional – outlining our thinking on how professional workers can compete in a world were artificial intelligence driven, Robotic systems are  encroaching on their jobs. The answer is the rise of the Cyborg professional, a hybrid human-computer systems which combines the strength of the...

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15

Nov 2016

IRN upgrades its UK Economic Dashboard

Economics Dashboard Upgrade Announced IRN Research have released an upgraded version of its economics dashboard featuring a wider range of statistics. In addition to the current economic data on GDP, business turnover, unemployment, inflation, productivity, Sterling:US$ exchange rate, interest rates and confidence, the new dashboard includes three new types of information supplied by Investing.com: An Economic Statistics Calendar – the continuously updated economic calendar shows...

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09

Nov 2016

IRN Research’s New Free Legal Services Dashboard

Our new legal services dashboard is free to access and contains in one place data on monthly and annual legal market revenues; number and types of law firms, Chambers, and ABS; data on trends in specific sectors, e.g. employment law, family law, PI, probate. Current and trends data going back for 5 years or more in most cases. The dashboard is regularly updated and you...

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UK Ireland ferry market steadied by increase in cars

08

Nov 2016

UK Ireland ferry market steadied by increase in cars

September 2016 UK Ireland ferry passenger figures* for September 2016 found a 0.9% decline in ferry passengers compared to September 2015 but this was compensated by a 1.7% increase in the number of cars. The 112K cars for September 2016 compared 110K in 2015. 9 months to September 2016 The trend was also reflected in the year to date figures. In the 9 months to...

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02

Nov 2016

New IRN Personal Injury Report – Uncertain Times Ahead

The UK Personal Injury Market Briefing is the third edition of an annual Legal Market Briefing from IRN Research and provides an overview of the UK personal injury and clinical negligence markets. The personal injury market is still in a state of flux as it continues to come to terms with the far-reaching changes resulting from the implementation of the Legal Aid Sentencing and Punishment...

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