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£45 million council housing investment through new Brummie Bonds scheme

Council borrows cash from corporate investors to plough into new housing and other major projects

Ex John Lewis boss splashes £1 MILLION on campaign to be Birmingham's mayor

Andy Street spends a fortune on wooing voters as rivals call for a level playing field

Soho House was a meeting place of the original Lunar Society

Lottery grant boosts Lunar Society heritage project

New capital will go towards creating a trail highlighting key properties in the history of the society alongside talks and tours

Nicholas Jones (left) and Adrian Quin, Investec Wealth & Investment

New Birmingham chief at Investec

Nicholas Jones steps up to top role at city's base of investment management firm

Vet practice Linnaeus in buyout deal

Solihull group expands UK footprint with acquisition of Staffordshire practice

Lloyds to close Birmingham city centre branch in 200 jobs cull

Colmore Row branch one of several across the West Midlands to go as bank continues its programme of closures

Paul Faulkner, chief executive of Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce

'Quiet confidence' among Birmingham firms - report

But Greater Birmingham's business leaders call for the Government to create better economic conditions following triggering of Article 50

Steve Ellis, managing director of Legal & General Home Finance

Legal & General expands Solihull base

Mortgage arm of finance group is moving to a new home in the town as it plans to grow team

Children's hospital chief and wine merchant scoop top business awards

Greater Birmingham Chamber of Commerce names Loki Wines shop as business of the year

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Entries open for 2017 West Midlands Finance Awards

See how you can enter the awards celebrating the success of finance professionals and organisations

US finance giant invests £42m in Birmingham company

118 Group secures major backing to support growth of its business data services

Mike Hibbert is retiring from the chamber after 22 years

Birmingham chamber finance chief to retire

Mike Hibbert is bowing out after a 22-year spell with city's chamber of commerce

Fundraising consultant Caroline Taylor with Glyn Pitchford, chairman of the Birmingham Big Art Project

Fundraising boost for Birmingham Big Art Project

Consultant joins team to help raise capital to support new piece of public art in Eastside

Birmingham finance firm merges with London rival

Jasper Corporate Finance has teamed up with Assay to expand footprint and range of services

Who will join 2016 champion Abby Corfan on the list of BYPY winners?

BYPY 2017 finalists unveiled

Shortlist announced for annual celebration of young talent in Birmingham's professional services community

Record year for Shaylor Group

Construction contractor says it now expects revenue to surpass the £150 million barrier after securing its place on several frameworks

NatWest will close its Washwood Heath branch in September

NatWest to close two Birmingham branches

High street bank says number of customer transactions has fallen as people flock to digital services

Ian Barnes is the new chairman of BPS Birmingham

BPS Birmingham appoints new chairman

Networking group recruits tax partner from Deloitte to lead organisation for the next two years

£2.6m for vulnerable Birmingham firms following business rate revaluation

Councils are getting a share from the £300 million business rates discretionary fund unveiled by Chancellor Philip Hammond in his budget last week

Amanda Murphy, HSBC UK

New commercial chief at HSBC UK

Amanda Murphy will lead commercial operations at bank's new headquarters in Birmingham

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Legendary pub The Rainbow in Digbeth to close down

Birmingham City Council has issued 'Brummie Bond' to build homes

Liz Peace who is the new chair of The Curzon Urban Regeneration Company

HS2 regen chief quits to take up new role in London

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Graeme Brown
Editor (Agenda and Business)
Enda Mullen
Business Reporter
Tamlyn Jones
Business Reporter
Neil Elkes
Local Government Correspondent
Emma McKinney
Education Correspondent
Ben Hurst
News Editor
Jonathan Walker
Political Editor