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Our work sometimes makes the news

We are involved in some of the most interesting, topical and high profile issues in the world of business and economics.  Most of our work is confidential for clients, but sometimes we can share it.

We also welcome opportunities to speak with and assist the media – both in connection with our work and on the wide range of topics that our expertise covers.

Should you wish to speak to Frontier about any media related matter or to seek our input into a particular news story, please contact Andrew Leicester at or call +44 (0) 20 7031 7000.

  1. Defra publishes Frontier toolkit on local economic benefits of flood and coastal protection

    The UK’s Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) today published a toolkit prepared by Frontier (Europe) for assessing the costs and benefits of flood and coastal erosion risk management (FCERM) on a local economy.

  2. CMA announces results of compliance audit on SME ‘bundling’ undertakings

    As a result of the Competition Commission’s 2002 investigation into banking services for small and medium sized enterprises, eight major banks in the UK are prohibited by legally-binding undertakings from bundling business current accounts with loans. Following an audit of compliance with these undertakings, the Competition and Markets Authority today concluded that two banks have breached the undertakings.

  3. Cartier owner wins court order blocking websites selling counterfeits

    Compagnie Financiere Richemont SA (CFR), which sells Cartier watches and other luxury brands, has today won a UK court ruling that orders internet providers to block websites selling counterfeit Cartier goods.

  4. Unsafe care costs the English NHS over £1 billion a year says Frontier report

    Frontier Economics today published a report, commissioned by the Department of Health, into the costs of unsafe care in the NHS.

  5. Frontier hosts ‘off the beaten track’ discussion event on network regulation

    Frontier (Europe) yesterday held an evening discussion event evaluating the success of changes to the regulatory regimes for British electricity distribution network operators and the water sector in England and Wales, and considering what the incentive effects may be in future.

  6. Frontier and LCP review GB electricity capacity market pre-qualification

    Frontier (Europe), in collaboration with Lane Clark & Peacock consider the importance of capacity market pre-qualification, and its implications for auction outcomes.

  7. Frontier takes part in “hot tub” discussion at the GCR Live Competition Litigation conference

    David Parker of Frontier (Europe) spoke today at the GCR Live Competition Litigation conference as part of a “hot tub about hot-tubbing”.

  8. Frontier speaks on the role of gas in a sustainable energy future

    Christoph Riechmann, of Frontier (Europe), joined the panel at the annual gas industry conference hosted by the German trade association DVGW today. The panel discussed how the gas industry could contribute to a more sustainable energy future.

  9. Frontier presents on the optimal design of renewable support schemes

    Dan Roberts of Frontier (Europe) today presented at a conference organised by The Florence School of Regulation.

  10. DECC consults on their proposed option for interconnected capacity to participate in GB capacity market

    The UK Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has today opened a consultation to obtain the views of the energy industry on their proposal to allow interconnected capacity to participate in the GB capacity market.