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Global Investment Conference 2013

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Financial leaders from around the world join the Prime Minister in London today to discuss how the UK can attract foreign investment.

Organised by UK Trade and Investment, the key themes at the Global Investment Conference 2013 will be international economic growth and global business investment in the year ahead.

The conference will be followed by the G7 Finance Ministers’ meeting on 10 May, part of the UK’s Presidency of the G8 in 2013, in which the government has put the focus on more free trade, fairer tax systems, and more transparency.

Watch a live stream of today’s Global Investment Conference 2013

To watch from the start of the PM’s speech go to 33:00.

Watch a live stream of today’s Global Investment Conference 2013.

For more information on the conference see UKTI’s website

Invest in UK

UK Trade and Investment have created a series of interactive infographics, which give facts and figures on why the UK is a world-class investment destination.

Showcase of UK products

The conference will feature a showcase of innovative UK products, art and models of major investment projects already in the UK. We’ve brought a selection of products together on the Number 10 Pinterest Board