Welcome to the

Durham University Finance Society

DUFS are proud to be sponsored by these organisations

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

Summers could be entirely powered by clean energy by 2050, by Durrat Adnan

Most of the world could switch entirely to renewable energy by 2050, creating millions of jobs and saving millions of lives that would otherwise by lost to air pollution. It is true that 2050 is a whole generation away, but thinking about switching to clean energy is the first step towards change; a change that is needed for sustainable growth and…
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Scottish Power’s renewable shift by Chantelle Popat

Scottish power recently announced that it will shift its entire operations to wind power after agreeing to sell nearly 2.6 GW of gas, hydro and pumped storage plants to a subsidiary of Drax for £702m. The move comes in succession to the firm’s closure of Longannet, Scotland’s last coal-fired power station, back in 2016. This…
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The Oil Crisis of Iran by Bhawesh Vasnani

From November 4th onwards, Donald Trump expects all nations to cut their oil imports from Iran. The announcement has generated uncertainty in the markets, which is reflected through the recent slump in the WTI-Crude index. Oil exports are crucial to Iran; they are the largest supplier of oil to many developing nations such as India and China, and crude oil and natural…
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