Tag : costs

Mergers and Acquisitions – A Fine Line Between Success and Failure

7 months ago / 0 comments

One of the main motivations for merging companies is synergy, which is the idea that by combining business activities, performance will increase and costs will decrease. Budgets for certain departments can be cut and the new, larger company benefits from greater purchasing power, meaning that the costs of any raw materials … Read More

Students turn to payday loans as living costs rise

2 years ago / 0 comments

In a survey of over 1000 students, research from Future Finance has found over 30% of these have turned to payday loans, credit cards and overdrafts to cover financial expenses while at university. This suggests a third of students are relying on money sourced outside of student grants and loans. … Read More

NUS march through London planned for November

2 years ago / 0 comments

The National Union of Students is organising a demonstration in central London to raise awareness of the rising costs of attending higher education and to oppose cuts to college funding. The march is scheduled to take place on the 19th November. The NUS hopes the march will highlight the impending … Read More