July 2014 - NewStart
There were an awful lot of people hoping that Iain Duncan Smith would be defenestrated in last week’s cabinet shuffle. If Michael Gove is considered so toxic that he had to be removed before the next election, how on earth did IDS escape with his career intact?
Jennifer Tankard kicks off a series of articles from members of the Community Investment Coalition explaining why it's time for a revolution in community finance
There are established and effective networks of community finance providers, money advice agencies, social housing providers and even local authorities who are ideally placed to turn the tide. What if these and others came together to offer an integrated, one-stop financial service?
Social enterprises across the United States have taken on a wide range of public assets in recent years – from libraries to markets. But what really sets them apart from the UK is their innovative use of taxation