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Negative Interest Rates

With the surprise 0.5% rate cut yesterday from the Bank of England reducing interest rates once again to a historic low of 0.25% we thought it would be particularly relevant to talk about negative interest rates in this…

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No Immunity

The Coronavirus and the Financial Markets What is the coronavirus? The coronavirus is a biological virus that originated in Wuhan China where more and more cases are being confirmed worldwide as the virus spreads. As a result of…

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Merry Christmas

Wishing all our students, colleagues and partners a very Happy Christmas and New Year from all the Accounting & Finance team.

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Corporate Fraud

Hello and welcome to our blog for November. This month we are talking about corporate fraud in the UK and discussing why the crime is committed along with the affects it has on accounting as a profession. What…

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ProFiLE – Promoting Financial Literacy in Europe

The kick-off meeting took place at our FCH campus in Cheltenham on 11th and 12th November 2019. This project brings together seven partnering institutions to develop, pilot and authenticate a package of financial literacy tools for children between…

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Accounting & Finance Social Event 12 November 2019

On Tuesday evening we had our first social event of the academic year. Everyone was invited to come along to an open mic night at Smokey Joe’s in Cheltenham to have some fun, meet everyone on the course…

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The Horrors of Brexit

“So we are getting ready to come out on October the 31st. Come what may . . . Do or die. Come what may.” – Boris Johnson, Prime Minister  It’s Halloween season and there is nothing more horrifying than the current affairs of Brexit….

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Welcome back

Welcome back to The Financial Review, the blog for the accounting and finance subject community at the University of Gloucestershire. Our last year’s students have now graduated and we have a new group of bloggers who will be…

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