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Changing Finance: new this month – June

Our monthly round-up of news, ideas and initiatives related to transforming the UK financial system for people and planet, compiled by […]

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Financial Services and Markets Bill: what we know so far

On 10 May, the Queen’s Speech unveiled 38 bills that form the government’s legislative programme for this Parliament: an agenda […]

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Building a learning culture

Lab Associate Natalie Tucker shares her reflections on the learning culture that enabled the success of our inaugural Climate Safe […]

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Doing something about the Davids

Lab COO Rebecca Sumner Smith and Chair of Trustees Kit Beazley explain how the Lab is using a ‘trustee-in-training’ model […]

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Future Regulation of Finance: More of the same, or an opportunity for change?

Lab Associate David Fagleman explains the government’s key proposals for redefining financial services regulation and how civil society is campaigning […]

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Changing finance: new this month – March

Our monthly round-up of news, ideas and initiatives related to transforming the UK financial system for people and planet, compiled by […]

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Five reasons you should care about the new regulatory framework for financial services

The financial services sector – which includes activities like banking, investment and insurance services – underpins the UK’s economy. Following […]

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Changing Finance: new this month – January

Our monthly round-up of news, ideas and initiatives related to transforming the UK financial system for people and planet, compiled by […]

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How the financial system fails people on low incomes (and what we can do about it)

The Lab’s new Heads of Movement Building and Campaigns, Sam Rex-Edwards and Kay Polley, describe some of the ways the […]

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Welcome to the Lab’s new trustees and trustees-in-training

Earlier this year, the Lab set out to recruit up to five individuals to join our board, subcommittees and/or working […]

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Changing Finance: new this month – October

Our monthly round-up of news, ideas and initiatives related to transforming the UK financial system for people and planet, compiled by […]

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Weakening ‘ring-fencing’ rules to suit big banks is the wrong option for a more resilient financial system

The push by the big banks to weaken the ring-fencing rules, brought in after the global financial crisis to promote […]

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Changing Finance: new this month – September

A bumper two-month edition of the monthly round-up of news, ideas and initiatives related to transforming the UK financial system for […]

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Recruitment insights: Movement Building and Campaigns Lead

Long read: Chief Operating Officer Rebecca Sumner Smith shares some detail on how we approached a recent recruitment process. Why […]

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Understanding the implications of fintech and the digital revolution in finance means taking power seriously

The digital and data revolution disrupting the financial system will only lead to better outcomes for people and planet if […]

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