co-operatives

If you sense a disturbance in the force, then that's because this week has seen the launch of the Alliance for the Social Economy. The Alliance aims to radically affect the way political parties think about the economy in the lead up to the next election. It includes Co-operatives UK, the Young Foundation, the New Economics Foundation, Social Enterprise UK and many more.
A rescue plan for the Co-operative's troubled banking arm has been unveiled in a bid to plug a £1.5 billion hole in its balance
A £1 billion rescue plan for the Co-operative's troubled banking arm is set to be unveiled this week in a move likely to
In the current financial climate, boosting job numbers and workers pay are clearly two challenging areas for the Coalition. During conference season, ideas were brought to the table on how to achieve the former - such as new policies on employment rights.