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Ramzi Qattan
Director
Pubs | 14/11/2019 15:44:22

Year of the Pub

Christie & Co negotiate three pub portfolios in as many months as UK pub sector heats up

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Pubs 14 November 2019

Year of the Pub

Christie & Co’s pub team has successfully negotiated three significant pub portfolio disposals in the space of two months, on behalf of Wadworth, Cotswold Inns & Hotels and Marston’s. And it’s not just these three; 2019 has involved completing acquisitions and disposals on beh...

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By:
Ramzi Qattan
Director
Childcare & Education 12 November 2019

Christie & Co sponsors ChildRights 30 Annual Conference

The inspiring and thought-provoking conference covered a wide range of topics and raised a number of issues faced by children today, with presentations from world-renowned speakers from the UK and beyond, all in the name of the 30th anniversary of the United Nations Rights of ...

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Retail 11 October 2019

Introduction to Christie & Co Retail

We are the leading agents, valuers and consultants in various specialist sectors that involve operational real estate. This includes Convenience and Petrol Filling Stations. We have more than 300 professionals across Europe. We act on behalf of anyone with an interest in t...

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Retail 19 September 2019

A pop-up isn’t just for Christmas. Could pop-ups become a permanent feature?

Stock decisions will have been made earlier in the year and the Christmas decorations ordered but, for an increasing number of retailers, now is the time to expand their sales footprint by opening temporary ‘pop-up’ stores. Gift retailers such as Hawkin’s Bazaar (who has ...

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By:
Nick Bywater
Associate Director
Pharmacies 26 July 2019

The five-year deal brings certainty, change and opportunity

Whilst certainty is a good thing, the fixing of the funding at the current £2.592 billion for each year for the next five years will inevitably result in further pressure on those who don’t work with the changes being implemented in the drive to a more service led contract. As...

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By:
Tony Evans
Head of Pharmacy
Childcare & Education 16 July 2019

What do the findings of the recent Ofsted report mean for the childcare sector?

The Ofsted report presented data up to 31 March 2019, looking at the number of childcare providers currently operating in England, average inspection ratings across the country, and the mix of premises where childcare is being delivered. Currently in England there are 76,60...

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By:
Jassi Sunner
Senior Business Agent - Childcare & Education
Leisure 18 June 2019

Activity and opportunity in the mini and adventure golf market

In recent years, the adventure golf sector has seen a boom and many operators are experiencing strong demand from both consumers and investors. This was exemplified by the announcement that leading indoor mini golf operator, Puttshack had raised £27 million in equity to suppor...

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By:
Jon Patrick
Head of Leisure & Development
Restaurants 18 June 2019

Propel Coffee Conference 2019 highlights innovation in the growing coffee market

Industry leaders shared their expert insights into how they have adapted and prospered within the market and how they are looking to grow in the future. Topics including ethical trade, sustainability and the impact on the environment were major underlying points made by speak...

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By:
James Laskowski
Assistant Broker
21 May 2019

Christie & Co sponsors 29th R3 Annual Conference

R3 is the trade association for the UK’s insolvency, restructuring, advisory and turnaround profession. R3’s ethos of ‘Rescue, Recovery, Renewal’ and the profession which it represents plays a vital part of the UK economy, rescuing businesses and jobs. Christie & Co is prou...

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By:
Stephen Jacobs
Director
Childcare & Education 14 May 2019

Effect of Pension Changes on Independent Schools

With employer contributions rising from 16.4% to 23.6%, budgets are going to come under even greater scrutiny, at a time when challenges faced by the independent sector are multi-faceted. This rising cost creates something of a dilemma for proprietors. The ultimate solution ma...

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By:
Daniel Cohen
Business Agent - Childcare & Education