Bank of England raises interest rates. For the first time in over a decade, the Bank of England has raised interest rates. The lon g-anticipated move is the first since July 2007, and restores interest rates to 0.5% -...
Music streaming is a quite a new concept, with the first major streaming service, Soundcloud, starting up in 2007 as a way for artists to upload and share their music. However, now you probably won’t leave the house without...
Research into student gambling has reignited questioning as to whether government regulation on the betting industry should increase. A survey conducted for the Gambling Commission concluded many students put their health and education at risk after falling into dangerous gambling...
The governor of the Bank of England (BoE) has called for elements of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies to be regulated to tackle illegal activity. In a speech made earlier this month, Mark Carney highlighted how cryptocurrencies fail at fulfilling the...
Let's face it, the last thing any student wants to do is have to fork out hundreds of pounds a year on rail travel just to be able to travel home from uni a few times a year. But...
The Paradise Papers release is a treasure trove of leaked documents containing information about offshore finance. The documents detail controversial investments by high-profile figures like the monarchy, politicians and celebrities. The complex system of offshore investments is often criticised as...