This week’s contracts and deals include: The Fedcap Group, Kronos, Ultimate Software

• UK-based not-for-profit organisation The Fedcap Group has won a contract in Canada to lead a consortium of four Toronto-based non-profit organisations to deliver welfare-to-work services on behalf of the Government of Ontario, helping people in the Hamilton Niagara Peninsula into work.

Kronos Inc and Ultimate Software are merging to form one of the world’s largest cloud companies. 

The combined company will have revenues of around $3bn (£2.3bn) and more than 12,000 employees worldwide. The all-stock merger is expected to close at the end of March. 

Cadbury’s call to exclude umbrellas could ‘shut down’ industry

An MP has called for changes to the Finance Bill which would, if approved, effectively shut down the UK umbrella industry.

Legislation 14 April 2021

Taylor takes the helm as CEO at NHS Confederation

Matthew Taylor, author of the much-vaunted 2017 report ‘Good work: the Taylor review of modern working practices’, has been appointed CEO of the NHS Confederation.

People 13 April 2021

SSGC launches WLTS to deliver ex-service personnel to businesses

Specialist security guard provider SSGC has launched a new initiative to deliver temporary labour and recruitment services to businesses.

New to Market 13 April 2021


This week’s new contracts & deals include: Bowler Bentley Recruitment, Major Recruitment

Contracts 12 April 2021