Articles by: Tim Focas

Tim Focas talks U.S. Politics with Express.co.uk

Tim Focas talks U.S. Politics with Express.co.uk

Monday 25th March 2019 Earlier today, Parliament Street’s Director of Financial Services, Tim Focas gave an exclusive interview to Express.co.uk. The expert political risk analyst was asked his opinion on the 2020 U.S. Presidential Election and explained that Bill Clinton’s old maxim still holds true – “It’s the Economy, Stupid!” The interview can be read online here.   Alternatively the […]

by · 25th March 2019 · Press Room
Information Age reports on Parliament Street Cyber Security Symposium

Information Age reports on Parliament Street Cyber Security Symposium

Friday 22nd March 2019 Following on from Wednesday night’s record turnout Cyber Security Symposium in the House of Commons, top technology publication Information Age published a report on the proceedings for the benefit of those unable to make it. Below is the review of the of the event written by Andrew Ross: Parliament Street debate: Is the UK’s cyber security […]

by · 22nd March 2019 · Press Room
UPCOMING EVENT – Cryptocurrency & Blockchain: Where Next?

UPCOMING EVENT – Cryptocurrency & Blockchain: Where Next?

Cryptocurrencies are providing an alternate form of monetary exchange for businesses and investors, cutting high transaction costs associated with overseas banking procedures. With investors increasingly targeting crypto as a new form of long-term investment, what role can these currencies play in the future digital economy? Alongside the rise of cryptocurrencies is the rise of blockchain technology. This technology helps capture […]

by · 21st March 2019 · 2019 Events
ITPro covers Parliament Street research into Cyber Security and Tourism

ITPro covers Parliament Street research into Cyber Security and Tourism

Monday 18th March 2019 Today, ITPro, the essential place for all IT coverage in the UK, covered new Parliament Street research into cyber security at some of London’s hottest tourist spots. The original article can be found here.   Alternatively, the text from the article can be read below:     London’s top attractions besieged by more than 100 million cyber […]

by · 18th March 2019 · Press Room
Tech Radar reports on Parliament Street research into Cyber Security and Tourism

Tech Radar reports on Parliament Street research into Cyber Security and Tourism

Monday 18th March 2019 Today, Tech Radar, the largest UK-based consumer technology news and reviews site reported on new Parliament Street Research into Cyber Security at some of London’s hottest tourist spots. The original article can be found here.   Alternatively, the text of the article can be read below:   London’s top tourist attractions targeted by millions of cyberattacks […]

by · 18th March 2019 · Press Room
Info Security Magazine reports on Parliament Street research into Cyber Security and Tourism

Info Security Magazine reports on Parliament Street research into Cyber Security and Tourism

Monday 18th March 2019 Today, Info Security Magazine reported on new Parliament Street Research into Cyber Security at some of London’s hottest tourist spots. The original article can be found here.   Alternatively, you can read the text of the article below:     London’s Tourist Hot Spots Suffer 100m+ Cyber-Attacks Some of London’s top tourist attractions have seen a […]

by · 18th March 2019 · Press Room
International Business Times covers Parliament Street research into Cyber Security and Tourism

International Business Times covers Parliament Street research into Cyber Security and Tourism

Monday 18th March 2019 Today, the International Business Times covered new Parliament Street Research into Cyber Security at some of London’s hottest tourist spots. The original article can be found here.     Alternatively the text is provided below:   Hackers attack London’s top tourist attraction infrastructures over 100 million times Parliament Street, a well-known research firm issued a Freedom […]

by · 18th March 2019 · Press Room
Parliament Street Research featured in the Evening Standard

Parliament Street Research featured in the Evening Standard

Friday 15th March 2019 Today, the must-read Evening Standard featured a report on recent research conducted by Parliament Street into Cyber Security at London’s hottest tourist spots. The report was written by the Newspaper’s Crime Editor, Justin Davenport. The original article can be found here. Alternatively, you can read the text below: Millions of cyber attacks on Kew Gardens and museums as hackers […]

by · 15th March 2019 · Press Room
Why fintech investment is booming “Despite Brexit”

Why fintech investment is booming “Despite Brexit”

Parliament Street Director of Financial Services, Tim Focas, discusses the under-reported Brexit Boom in Fintech and why – despite the media – we should be optimistic about the future! Why is it that whenever there is a smidgen of economic hope, the Westminster elite waste little time claiming it is “despite Brexit”? London’s fizzing fintech sector is a classic case in point. […]

by · 12th March 2019 · Economy & Tax
UPCOMING EVENT – Cyber Crime: The Next Threat

UPCOMING EVENT – Cyber Crime: The Next Threat

The UK is under attack. Whether the target is an illicit dating site, a leading business, charity or even the National Health Service (NHS), hackers and international criminals have demonstrated a level of indiscriminate ruthlessness towards wreaking havoc and stealing confidential information from victims. The impact of these attacks are profound. In September last year, that ride-hailing firm Uber agreed to pay £133m to […]

by · 11th March 2019 · 2019 Events