The London Examiner
5. What Will Keep The Cash Tills Ringing?

London's prime retail sites are booming thanks to the strong performance of luxury brands and the rising numbers of wealthy visitors.

The Briefing

- London has overtaken New York as the world's fashions capital.
- The global market for luxury goods will have reached $500 billion by 2015.
- Luxury sales have risen by 14% in London's West End.
- Overseas visitors are driving growth in luxury retail with their spending increasing by 19%.
- The number of Chinese visitors to London is set to double by 2014.    







Talking Shop

Kevin Mahoney, Director Central London Markets believes retail offers great opportunities to the confident investor.   


5. What Will Keep The Cash Tills Ringing?