21. Weekly Newsletter

Newspapers & COVID The UK’s front page news cycle this week looked closely at the rising cost of living across the UK with Britain’s best-selling newspaper stating running the front page: “Fix Cost of Living Crunch or Lose Election”. There has also ben widespread coverage of Her Majesty’s run-up to the Platinum Jubilee with the opening of a new £19bn London tube network this week (on 24th May) named the ‘Elizabeth ...

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New Patron Member: Setterwalls

The BSCC is delighted to present our newest Patron member, Setterwalls, a leading business law firm from Sweden. Setterwalls was founded in 1878 making it the oldest law firm in Sweden. Setterwalls is a full-service agency that offers broad expertise in, for example: M&A, banking and finance, compliance and investigations, dispute resolution, environmental law, and FinTech. Besides the wide range of expertise, Setterwalls has knowledge of diverse industries, such as public ...

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20. Weekly Newsletter

Food Prices set to Rise The possibility of more rises in food prices has been deemed as a “major worry” for the UK and other countries according to the Bank of England (BoE). Andrew Bailey, the BoE governor, went as far as to describe future rises as “apocalyptic” as world wheat prices have risen 25% in the last 6 weeks. This comes as a result of Ukraine and Russia being the ...

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Navigating a Cyberattack

On Monday 16 May, together with AmCham and Eversheds Sutherland, the BSCC welcomed guests to a cyberattack simulation with Michael Bahar at Norra Latin. Michael Bahar is the litigation partner at Eversheds Sutherland’s Washington D.C. office and the co-lead of the firm’s global cybersecurity and data privacy practice, consisting of over 150 lawyers across 35 countries. Formerly, he was the Deputy Legal Advisor to the National Security Council at the ...

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New Security & Geopolitical Landscape Vol. 2

The British-Swedish Chamber of Commerce is delighted to invite you to a geopolitical update with Christian Hedelin, Head of Strategy at Saab. At this seminar Christian will share a perspective on the emerging security & geopolitical landscape that emerges as a result of the Russian aggression. This is a follow-up session to the popular seminar held on 26 April on the same topic. Tickets are limited. Date: TBA Time: 17:00 - 19:00 CEST Venue: Schjödt, Hamngatan 27, 111 ...

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Macroeconomic Outlook with Jens Magnusson, Chief Economist at SEB

On Thursday 12 May, the BSCC had the pleasure of hosting a macroeconomic outlook briefing together with SEB at their office in Stockholm. The briefing was given by Jens Magnusson, Chief Economist at SEB, who has the overall responsibility of SEB’s Swedish and global analysis of macroeconomics and economic policy. He joined SEB in 2005 from a position as Head of Department at the Ministry of Finance and has been ...

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Launch of The Establishment Guide – A Supplement for UK Businesses

The British Embassy in Stockholm, The British Swedish Chamber of Commerce, and Invest Stockholm cordially invite you to the Launch of The Establishment Guide – A Supplement for UK Businesses, at the British Embassy in Stockholm. In discussions with our members and other UK and Swedish companies, we have picked up an increasing need for a guide to navigate the new rules which apply to UK companies wanting to establish and expand on ...

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Updates from Member Companies

We are are always curious about the challenges and possibilities our member companies are facing within their industries. This week we are happy to share updates from Brunswick Group, M&G and Move By Numbers.  Brunswick Group On 5 May, in Barcelona, Brunswick Group's Geopolitical Senior Advisor, and former US Ambassador to the EU during 2014-2017, Anthony Gardner, offered insight on the current energy security crisis and the significance of the multiple sanctions successfully imposed ...

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19. Weekly Newsletter

Food Prices set to Rise The possibility of more rises in food prices has been deemed as a “major worry” for the UK and other countries according to the Bank of England (BoE). Andrew Bailey, the BoE governor, went as far as to describe future rises as “apocalyptic” as world wheat prices have risen 25% in the last 6 weeks. This comes as a result of Ukraine and Russia being the ...

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An Update on Current Issues with the Deputy Head of Mission

The British-Swedish Chamber of Commerce welcomes you to a breakfast meeting and Q&A. At this meeting, the Deputy Head of Mission at the British Embassy in Stockholm, Mr. Peter Ruskin, will share an update on the Embassy’s work in 2022, including trade and investment updates provided by Director DIT, Mr. Steve Angus. Date: 8 June Time: 07.45 - 09.00 Venue: Regeringsgatan 67, Stockholm

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