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Durham University Finance Society

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About Us

Created in 2003, DUFS is the premier and largest financial skills and careers student society at the Durham University, representing and working for over 3,500 student members.

There are no membership fees: absolutely any student enrolled at the University can join us and attend all our events for free. We can operate thanks to the generous Sponsorship of our sponsors.

Our Mission Statement


...through attending workshops and partner’s presentations.


...through initiatives such as the Market Report and Investment Fund.


...top-tier financial firms through networking with and applying to partners.

Latest News

Boris Johnson Pledges Points to Hydrogen in the Structuring of Britain’s Green Future

On Tuesday of last week, UK prime minister Boris Johnson announced his long anticipated 10-point plan, geared toward investing 12 billion GBP into Britain’s green economy by 2030. The plan placed heavy emphasis on hydrogen, setting a production target of 5GW of low carbon grade hydrogen for use in industry, transport, power and homes, and…
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Increased M&A Regulation in the UK – a Protectionist Approach?

The UK Government has announced the introduction of new legislation that grants it greater powers to intervene in foreign takeover of UK firms, citing national security concerns as the driving factor behind the legislation. The decision is consistent with that of a host of other western countries in recent times, aligning takeover policy with that…
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Nexi to acquire Nets for 7.8 billion EUR

The consolidation saga continues. The digital payments market is currently witnessing a substantial surge in consolidations as firms race for scale, seeking to become more competitive and keep pace with the endless technological innovations. With 2 acquisitions in just 6 weeks, Nexi is no exception to this trend. One of these is the recent announcement…
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