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UCL shortlisted for the Times Higher Education Entrepreneurial University of the Year Award

UCL has been shortlisted for the Times Higher Education Entrepreneurial University of the Year Award.

The Award, which is sponsored by the National Centre for Entrepreneurship Education, seeks to recognise an institution which has developed an unparalleled environment for fostering enterprise throughout its staff and students and delivered significant impact in its local community, across the UK and overseas.

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European Debt Crisis - will it go away?

Publication date: Jul 20, 2012 9:14:33 AM

Start: Jul 24, 2012 5:45:00 PM

Location: UCL Darwin Lecture Theatre, Torrington Place, WC1E 7JG London Borough of Camden

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As the second Greek Election cobbles together a coalition, some temporary relief comes to EU investors that the uncertainty of Syriza party has passed. With Spain’s sovereign spreads hovering at psychologically critical 7%, markets still demand European banking system secure access to funding for re-capitalization.

Not until at least that point, can global investors get a night’s sleep! Germany is under pressure as leaders fear fault lines of Greece, Spain or Italy could unleash contagion & subsequent flight to safety that could make Sept 15, 2008 look like a toddlers birthday party.

G2012 leaders disembark for Los Cabos Mexico and will all, no doubt, attempt to cajole Angel Merkel, a woman well aware of the potential of her domestic opposition.

We shall amass some of the smartest minds on the planet & we would like to invite you to join us, UCL FIndS, on 24 July 2012 for an extensive debate on European Debt Crisis: Contagion Risk.

Register for 'European Debt Crisis: Contagion Risk'