LCR weekly business news round-up: 15.12.2017

Here’s a quick round-up of some of the most important business stories for the Liverpool City region this week

£100m Liverpool Shopping Park signs up eight more retailers including Next and Superdrug

Eight more retailers have joined the line-up at the new Liverpool Shopping Park, totalling more than 44,000 sq ft of new lettings.

UK banking boss praises ‘fantastic resource’ at Liverpool’s 4 St Paul’s Square

A facility in Liverpool’s 4 St Paul’s Square for local start-up businesses has been hailed as a “fantastic resource” by the UK boss of European banking giant Santander. Nathan Bostock, chief executive of Santander UK, visited the bank’s small firms incubator facility in the heart of the city’s business district, to meet with some of the fledgling entrepreneurs.

Full at Sci-Tech Daresbury’s Vanguard House

Vanguard House, part of the UK’s leading science and innovation campus, Sci-Tech Daresbury, has secured a series of new lettings which has taken the building in the Enterprise Zone to 100 per cent let.

KPMG sign new lease at Liverpool Waters

Professional services company KPMG has signed a new five-year lease of 12,000 sq. ft at No. 8 Princes Dock, Liverpool Waters. KPMG is the longest standing tenant at Princes Dock and have been a resident in the five-storey Grade A office building since 1997.