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    17 Jan 2018

  • How can we say Bitcoin is overvalued when we don't know how to value it?

    How can we say Bitcoin is overvalued when we don't know how to value it? Copyright free image Icon Copyright free: manfredrichter
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    One view of the rising cryptocurrency: We can't say it's a bubble when we don't really understand the value of the currency.
  • Mortgage vs rent

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    The true cost of home ownership when compared with renting is revealed in this interview with Ray Wright.

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    The true cost of home ownership when compared with renting is revealed in this interview with Ray Wright.
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  • Why are public companies vanishing in America?

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    Since 1997, the number of public companies in the US has been in decline. Why - and does it matter?
  • You and your money and Brexit

    By Jonquil Lowe

    How personal financial planning is influenced by, and impacts on, the external environment of social, economic and...

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    22 Sep 2017

  • You and your money and Brexit

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    How personal financial planning is influenced by, and impacts on, the external environment of social, economic and political factors, such as UK price...
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  • What do you need to know about Donald Trump's nominee to oversee US banking?

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    Randal Quarles has been nominated by Donald Trump to take over at the US Federal Reserve. But who is Randal Quarles - and what might he do at the Fed?
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    What is a boiler room scam, and how can I protect myself?

    By Martin Upton

    Boiler rooms involve the aggressive selling of worthless investments to private investors by unauthorised overseas...

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    30 Mar 2017

  • What is a boiler room scam, and how can I protect myself?

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    Boiler rooms involve the aggressive selling of worthless investments to private investors by unauthorised overseas firms.
  • What is shareholder activism?

    By Dr Henry Lahr

    Dr Henry Lahr discusses activist investors, who look for underperforming companies where they can buy a...

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    19 Oct 2016

  • What is shareholder activism?

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    Dr Henry Lahr discusses activist investors, who look for underperforming companies where they can buy a stake in the business then lobby for...
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    Banking crimes without end

    By Prof Steve Tombs

    Has the UK financial sector become the 'serial offender' of corporate crimes with mis-selling of...

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    23 May 2016

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    Has the UK financial sector become the 'serial offender' of corporate crimes with mis-selling of products like PPI and pensions? 
  • OpenLearn Live: 4th April 2016

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    Making sense of the Panama Papers; and the handheld device that changed the way we live - although not straight away....

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  • OpenLearn Live: 4th April 2016

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    Making sense of the Panama Papers; and the handheld device that changed the way we live - although not straight away. Free learning from across the day.
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    Understanding tax avoidance

    By Dr Peter Bloom

    How can we reduce tax avoidance, and who is responsible for addressing it? Peter Bloom breaks down a growing...

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    03 Mar 2016

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    How can we reduce tax avoidance, and who is responsible for addressing it? Peter Bloom breaks down a growing phenomenon.

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    Financial accounting and reporting

    This free course, Financial accounting and reporting, discusses how accountants act as processors and purveyors of information for decision making...

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    This free course, Financial accounting and reporting, discusses how accountants...
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    Introduction to bookkeeping and accounting

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    Learn about the essential numerical skills required for accounting and bookkeeping...
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    In this free course you will focus on liquidity management, one of the fundamental...
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    This free course, Understanding and managing risk, provides an introduction to financial risk management. The processes of risk identification,...

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    This free course, Understanding and managing risk, provides an introduction to...
  • Understanding the environment: Learning and communication

    There is increasing recognition that the reductionist mindset that is currently dominating society, rooted in unlimited economic growth...

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    There is increasing recognition that the reductionist mindset that is currently...
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    Managing the European economy after the introduction of the Euro

    The Euro was first adopted as a currency in 1999, but what impact has it had on the European economy? This free course, Managing the European...

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    The Euro was first adopted as a currency in 1999, but what impact has it had on...
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    Stakeholders in marketing and finance

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    This free course, Stakeholders in marketing and finance, comprises two sections introducing the idea of customers and stakeholders for financial...

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    Introducing corporate finance

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    This free course, Introducing corporate finance, introduces you to the importance...
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    Equity finance

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    Private equity, venture capital, stock exchange listing: all are methods of...
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    Influences on accounting regulation

    Financial reporting is a complex issue. This free course, Influences on accounting regulation, looks at the historical development of financial...

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    Financial reporting is a complex issue. This free course, Influences on accounting...