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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 Goran Serdarevic at or call +44 (0) 20 7031 7000.

  1. Joined-up innovating? Frontier election bulletin explores solutions to the UK productivity puzzle

    In the second of a series of special election bulletins, published today, Frontier (Europe) examines the causes and possible cures of the UK’s dismal productivity performance. Zero inflation, rising output and record employment may sound like a recipe for optimism on the health of the UK economy, but the longer term outlook is more worrying. […]

  2. Frontier to chair conference in Hamburg in July on security of gas supply – special participant rates available

    David Bothe, Manager in the energy practice at Frontier (Europe), will chair a session at a conference to be held in Hamburg on 1st and 2nd of July 2015. The conference, organised by Euroforum, will examine security of supply in the gas sector. Participants who register via Frontier will receive a special discount.

  3. Does increased wellbeing deliver electoral reward? Gus O’Donnell examines the evidence in a new Frontier bulletin

    There is growing recognition of the case for using “wellbeing” or “life satisfaction” as the overall measure of a country’s prosperity And, for Britain, there is some reason for cheer: official data suggest that people have seen improvements in wellbeing over the past three years. In a new bulletin, Frontier (Europe) Chairman Gus O’Donnell looks into the evidence and asks what impact, if any, it will have on the upcoming general election.

  4. Frontier study shows that the BBC directly contributes £2.2 billion a year to UK creative industries

    The BBC has today published a report by Frontier (Europe), which looks at the channels through which the BBC’s activities contribute to the UK’s creative industries and drive their growth.

  5. Frontier and LCP assess recent Contracts for Difference auction in new briefing

    In a new briefing published today, Frontier (Europe) and Lane Clark & Peacock (LCP) examine the results of the first competitive auction for Contracts for Difference (CfDs), the primary support mechanism to incentivise low-carbon generation in the UK. The results of the auction were announced in February. The briefing goes on to assess the outlook for future allocation rounds to 2020.

  6. Frontier hosts discussion event on the ‘art of forecasting’

    Frontier (Europe) today hosted a discussion event on the art of forecasting, with keynote speaker Daniel Franklin, Executive Editor at The Economist and Editor of “The World In…”.

  7. Frontier chairs session on disruptive applications at the IIC Telecommunications and Media Forum

    Martin Duckworth of Frontier (Europe) chaired a session today at the International Institute of Communication’s Telecommunications and Media Forum in Brussels.

  8. Frontier hosts workshop on proposed reforms to wholesale water and sewerage markets

    Frontier (Europe) today hosted a workshop entitled ‘Venturing Upstream’ exploring the opportunities and risks around proposed reforms of wholesale water and sewerage markets.

  9. Frontier presents on the costs and benefits of the CQC’s regulation at PSA regulation conference

    Vicky Sedgwick of Frontier (Europe) today spoke at the Professional Standards Authority for Health and Social Care (PSA) 2015 conference on assessing the impact of regulation.

  10. Frontier report argues that UK motor insurance needs reform to address rising whiplash claims

    Frontier (Europe) has today published a report prepared for Aviva on motor insurance compensation systems.