27 Jul 2018

Are businesses more afraid of a Corbyn Government than Brexit?

Economics Correspondent

Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell has told this programme he’s prepared to scrap Labour’s plan for a hike in corporation tax, if there’s another way to raise the money.

Most business leaders assume life under a Corbyn-led government will be high taxation and spending, alongside punitive limits on profits and executive pay.

So can Mr McDonnell’s “Supping with the Devil” charm tour of the City win them over?