Social Finance: The New Influentials – 2865
- 6 January 2011
Background to the research
During 2010 the findings of two influential reports demonstrated unequivocally the importance of the web in shaping investors' investment decisions in the UK and the US.
Do super-connecters really exist?
If so, what accounts for their extraordinary reach and influence?
Who are they and where (geographically, professionally, psychologically) are they coming from?
Are the super-connectors themselves connected to one another?
Are they functioning as individuals or do they constitute an executive level social web all of their own?
Social Finance: The New Influentials
1. Key Findings
3. Learnings for Key Audiences: Investors, IFA's, Corporations, Mainstream Media
3. Network Map & Profiles
4. Future Phases of Research
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- What are the consequences of inflation and indeed disinflation?
- State pension age to rise dramatically for the under 50s. The young can expect to work till they're 70
- UK Autumn Statement: OBR douses Osborne's optimism
- Near state retirement age? Topping up NI contributions may buy £190 extra state pension a year for life
- House prices rise 7.7% in twelve months says Halifax
- The rising retirement age makes one thing very clear. The Money Advice Service needs fixed not abolished.
- Will CGT on foreign owned property cause flood of prime London homes? That depends on how the tax is calculated say experts
- Can our pensions, savings and advice infrastructure help ordinary people cope with an accelerating retirement age?
- Can an independent Scotland afford its ageing population? NIESR says it is not a major consideration