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  • Head in the clouds: cyber securityWith cyber security making headlines around the world, where can recruiters turn to ensure confidential data is secure? Information stored in the cloud may not be as safe as you think, as Colin Cottell finds out 19 January 2017





  • Titans of the recruitment worldBrian Wilkinson, CEO of engineering and technology recruiter Gattaca, and Peter Searle, CEO of global workforce solutions provider Airswift, have enjoyed stellar careers in recruitment, working at senior executive level for some of the biggest names in the industry. Decades working in recruitment including at behemoths Randstad and Adecco hasn't drained their drive, ambition and sheer passion for the industry, however, and recent years have seen both men take up fresh challenges. Recruiter's Colin Cotte 16 February 2017





  • PageGroup flexing geographic approaches City CommentOverall the tone was upbeat at a well-attended analyst roundtable event on Tuesday [9 September], hosted by PageGroup, the specialist recruiter. Sell-side analysts and investors exchanged Q&A [questions & answers] with senior members of the operational team from all four divisions, with each highlighting the key growth drivers in their respective geography. 11 September 2014
  • Emerging growth story, analysis of Empresaria results - City CommentToday's strong interim results from Empresaria, the international specialist staffing firm, provide evidence that all the hard work of recent years in simplifying the business and putting in the platform for growth is working. 04 September 2014
  • Bleak economic data in Europe hits equity markets City commentBleak economic data in Europe casts a shadow over equity markets this month. 21 August 2014
  • Kearsey, Adrian The UK is the place to beThe latest Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) and KPMG Report on Jobs points to a healthy labour market in the UK. Staffing agencies are reporting that momentum is accelerating, with a trend towards higher levels of permanent and temporary placements. 14 August 2014
  • City comment: what the public company announcements tell the rest of the marketA number of public companies have announced results and trading updates in the past few weeks. Owners of smaller private recruitment businesses may wonder what relevance these announcements have to them, other than being a general comment on the market. The industry giants are perceived by many to operate in a different world without the same financial constraints and cashflow pressures as owner-managed businesses. So is it worth looking at their results? 11 August 2014
  • Recruitment industry affected by deeply divergent trends - City CommentAfter a sharp pull back in early July, the FTSE100 index has firmed up over the past fortnight and now sits slightly below its 10-year high. On the other side of the Atlantic, US bourses continue to edge up, driven better than expected profit figures in the latest corporate quarterly earnings releases. 24 July 2014
  • International expansion: opportunities and costs - City CommentOver the last decade, most large UK recruiters have invested time and money building an international network. With sterling hitting record levels, the values of international earnings are coming under pressure. 17 July 2014
  • Philip Ellis Review of M&A activity in the first half of 2014 City CommentAs the summer holiday season approaches, it seems an appropriate time to review M&A activity in the first half of 2014 and look ahead to the rest of the year. 10 July 2014