Capital

Why Europe's Universities Need 'Stress Testing' Even More Than the Banking Sector

Dirk Jan van den Berg | Posted 10.07.2014 | UK Tech
Dirk Jan van den Berg

State funding is being cut, European universities are dropping down the international rankings and less research is being produced... Many European campuses are in very poor functional and physical condition... the time to act is now.

Garden Capitalism

Tom Johnson | Posted 07.07.2014 | UK
Tom Johnson

It seems that studying Plato, master of the philosophical analogy has rubbed off on me. In a system in which the interlinking of government and capitalism has created a politically endorsed economy, the original foundations have been oft neglected and I wanted to get back to how, at least in theory, our public and private sectors interlink.

In Search of Capitalism 2.0: Time For a Clean Slate?

Michael Townsend | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK
Michael Townsend

Since the collapse of communism, more than twenty years ago, capitalism has been, more or less, the only show in town. As a system for running our ec...

Banks Told To Raise Billions To Cushion Against A Crisis

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.05.2013 | UK

Britain's banks are to be told they must raise tens of billions of pounds to strengthen themselves and cushion against potential losses in the future....

LIVE Q&A - Financing Options For Businesses

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Thomas | Posted 12.03.2013 | UK

The number of mortgages granted in the UK has increased by a third since the launch of the Funding for Lending Scheme (FLS), the government's flagship...

Shit London 2012: The Worst Of The Capital In Pictures

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 07.12.2012 | UK

If you're not really a rosy-cheeked kiddies singing carols, making holly wreaths and general Christmas cheer kind of person, you'll probably like this...

The Importance of Women Entrepreneurs in Developing Markets

Katharine Tengtio | Posted 18.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Katharine Tengtio

Supporting entrepreneurship is undoubtedly a positive and practical choice, however there are many women across developing countries who don't receive any encouragement or support. As a result, these women are unable to pursue their dreams and a major source of growth is left untapped.

Westminster Council's Phoney Parking Policy Should be Paid for Personally by the Councillors and Officers Implementing it

Peter Martindale | Posted 03.02.2012 | UK Politics
Peter Martindale

Westminster City Council is stubbornly implementing charges for late evening, early night-time and Sunday parking in the West End, against the advice of residents, businesses, the entertainment industry, and churches.

Death, Duplicity And Opium Dens: Dickens Display Reveals Dark Side Of London

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 15.12.2011 | UK

Call someone a scrooge this Christmas, and you’ll be quoting Charles Dickens. In 2012 it will be 200 years since author who gave readers Scrooge...

PHOTOS: Urban Decay At Its Funniest: The S**t London Awards

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 25.11.2011 | UK

Some of the finest pictures of urban decay in the capital have been recognised by tongue-in-cheek photo competition Shit London. A grimy view of u...

Lotus Renault GP and Nick Heidfeld announce separation

Todd McCandless | Posted 04.11.2011 | UK
Todd McCandless

Will there be life after Lotus Renault GP for Heidfeld? That question remains to be seen but many have suggested that perhaps the German series DTM or even the Le Mans series could be an intriguing racing series for a man who drives smoothly and scores points.