A future-proof INVESTMENT

GROWTH & INVESTMENT

Leading the way

The city offers a high quality of life, a rich creative environment and prime investment opportunities which continue to attract visitors, businesses and graduates year after year. Edinburgh also leads the way in tech sector investment outside London, and is home to the UK’s largest tech incubator.

1st

In the 2017 ‘Global Cities of the Future'
- FDI Strategies.

BEST

Mid-Sized European City of the Future
- Financial Times fDi Magazine.

5th

Highest growth in digital employment in the UK.

46%

Growth in the number of tech businesses in the city in the last 5 years. Edinburgh is home to major tech businesses including Skyscanner, Amazon and Rockstar North.

230

The number of renewable energy companies in Edinburgh. The city attracts more tech sector investment than anywhere outside London - Tech Nation.

CONNECTIVITY

First-class connections

Edinburgh’s public transport system is one of the most reliable and extensive in the UK. It offers quick and easy access for the city’s residents, visitors and commuters. Edinburgh has the UK's highest bus usage outside London, and extensive cycle, running and walking routes across the city. New Town North is ideally placed for connections across Edinburgh, Scotland and beyond...

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