Types of Organisation

The contribution of the FTSE4Good Index to socially responsible...

In a fast moving world, individuals and organisations need to make quick decisions based on sound judgement...

Converting to a PLC

Abbey National is the UK’s second largest mortgage lender, helping over 2 million people to buy their...

The virtuous circle of mutuality

The virtuous circle of mutualityIn recent times there has been much debate in the financial services sector...

Adding value to the case for building societies

Building societies are mutual organisations.  This means that they have no shareholders and operate solely in the...

The route to fast food franchising

When the McDonald brothers, Dick and Mac opened their first restaurant in 1940 in San Bernardino, California,...

Securing customers interests through mutual ownership

The changing market for building societiesBuilding societies have a long history of caring for their members. They...

Businesses and taxation

Business growthMany business owners regard business growth as desirable. So, too, do governments. There are many ways...

Building Societies and other types of organisation

Building societies date back to the late eighteenth century. The first known building society was set up...

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