Tag: finance

Planned service disruption this Friday morning (25 July)

Due to essential maintenance of our library management systems we regret some services will be unavailable on Friday morning.  We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

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Business website of the fortnight 07/05/14

The World Bank Before I review this website, a few lines about the organisation in question. The World Bank provides large loans for capital investment in developing countries.  It is a United Nations financial institution and was established in 1944

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Business website of the fortnight – 28/03/14

Bank of England I think this is a good quality resource for financial whizz kids or those of you who are just interested in how our economy is working (or not).  http://www.bankofengland.co.uk/Pages/home.aspx It has current topical content with lots of

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Budget 2014

Chancellor George Osborne will present his fifth Budget on 19 March. He will speak for over an hour in the House of Commons discussing/spinning the state of the economy and outlining his policies for spending over the next 12 months.

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New ways to pay: chip & PIN payments

You have always been able to pay Library fines online through the University’s online payment system and in person by card, cheque or cash but now you can also pay your fines in the Library whenever suits you using the

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NASA’s budget

The rise and fall of NASA’s budget is shown in this infographic: http://visual.ly/rise-and-fall-nasa%E2%80%99s-budget which also manages to take on the shape of something from the future and a Star Trek vessel of some sort. Don’t forget, of course, that if

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Starting University This Year?

Congratulations to all those who have got a place at University. We look forward to meeting this year’s intake. Here’s a link from the BBC Website about Student Finance and how to manage your money: http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio2/life-2-live/student-essentials-09/ One tip we would

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