Here you'll find all the latest news on family business research conducted by the IFB Research Foundation, the UK centre for excellence on family business research.
4th February 2022
New Family Business Challenges guide provides evidence based guidance for family-business owners and their advisors on inter-generational business ownership and wealth transfer.
9th November 2021
Dr Claudia Astrachan and Professor Isabel Botero’s presentation at this year’s IFB Conference 2021 focused on family governance, or the mechanisms and structures used to coordinate and align an ownership group.
30th June 2021
The latest report by the IFB Research Foundation (IFBRF) reveals that in 2019, family businesses contributed to almost 30 per cent of the UK’s national income. Over 100,000 new family businesses were created in the year running up to the pandemic, with 5.2 million family firms in total who employ over 14 million people in the UK.