CGAP Briefing Note 1 - Thinking through the effects of changes in income‑tax relief on giving

In this Briefing Note from CGAP, the authors discuss what effects the proposed and actual changes to the 'price of giving' will have.

Updated: 09/06/2015
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Why do companies delist voluntarily from the Stock Market?

Author(s):

Eilnaz Kashefi Pour

 et al.
Topic:
Finance
Industry:
Any Industry

The last few years have seen significant numbers of companies voluntarily delist from the stock market. This research examines both the reasons for this, and the ramifications these delistings have for the wider market.

Updated: 08/06/2015
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Introduction to Banking - second edition of this acclaimed book now available

Author(s):

Barbara Casu

 et al.
Topic:
Finance
Industry:
Banking

The second editon of Introduction to Banking, a comprehensive insight into the business of banking, is now available to order.

Updated: 05/06/2015
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Views: 1,240

Towards Fairer Compensation for People in Accidents

Author(s):

Zoltan Butt

 et al.

Research undertaken at Cass Business School has helped courts better assess the loss of earnings suffered by people who have had accidents.

Updated: 22/05/2015
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What determines the strength of a patent?

Research conducted at Cass Business School has shown that the number of claims and classes in a patent can be informative as to the amount of protection that patent provides.

Updated: 03/06/2015
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Saving Formula 1 - collaboration could be key

The high cost of competing in Formula 1 has led to ever fewer teams entering the Championship; a sign of poor health for the sport. Cass research into business models highlights ways both large and small teams can work together to ensure benefits for themselves and Formula 1 as a whole.

Updated: 02/07/2015
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Better population data: striving for greater accuracy

Author(s):

Les Mayhew

Industry:
Public Policy

Research by City University London academics has helped councils across the UK measure populations more accurately, saving money and improving people's standard of living.

Updated: 18/05/2015
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Views: 1,370

De-risking pensions and annuities

A financial market that helps shift risk from pension plans and annuity providers to the capital markets has been invented by an academic from City University London.

Updated: 18/05/2015
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The true cost of social care - planning for the future

Author(s):

Les Mayhew

 et al.
Industry:
Public Policy

Research from City University London has helped shape policy around how to pay for long-term care in the UK.

Updated: 18/05/2015
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Views: 959