Long Finance: How to Make Standards Markets Work for Financial Services (Regulation)?

Long Finance Newsletter   July 2013   Welcome to the July edition of the Long Finance newsletter. Since our last edition in May, a lot has happened with Long Finance and its programmes including: The interim figures of the Global Financial Centres Index – GFCI 13.5– were released in July 2013 …

BANKING VS DEMOCRACY: how power shifted from parliament to the banking sector

EXECUtIVE SUMMARY This report asks if power has shifted from Westminster down the river to the City of London. What we find is a banking system that has more ‘spending power’ than the democratically elected government, no accountability to the people, and massive concentration of power in the hands of …

Sexism in the City of London Voting System Revealed

Sexism in the City of London as Men Rule in Elections By Simon Clark – Mar 24, 2013 8:01 PM ET Facebook Share LinkedIn Google +1 1 COMMENT Print QUEUE Q Some companies are flouting rules that say the employees they choose to vote in City of London elections should reflect the makeup of their …

Demographics to Re-shape a Mature Sector

UPCOMING EVENTS UKSIF “The Kay Review – Interim Report” When Thursday 22 March Who John Kay What Professor John Kay will speak about the preliminary results of his review for the UK government of the effect of UK Equity Markets on the competitiveness of UK business. Where FTSE Group, 10 …

Future Cities 2011 – International Symposium London 15th and 16th December, Westminster London UK

Future Cities 2011 International Symposium London 15th and 16th December, Westminster London UK Call for Papers and Delegate Registration IJNR, The International Journal of Neighbourhood Renewal is pleased to announce the staging of Future Cities, a New Annual Conference Series dedicated to the sustainable development of our Cities and Urban …

Future Cities 2011 – International Symposium London 15th and 16th December, Westminster London UK

Future Cities 2011  International Symposium London 15th and 16th December, Westminster London UK Call for Papers and Delegate Registration IJNR, The International Journal of Neighbourhood Renewal is pleased to announce the staging of Future Cities, a New Annual Conference Series dedicated to the sustainable development of our Cities and Urban …