A coalition of 11 civil society groups have published a statement today urging the next government to create a financial system that better serves society, the environment and the wider economy, writes Richard Murphy on Tax Research UK.

The coalition includes Share Action, The Finance Innovation Lab, New Economics Foundation, Positive Money, Move Your Money and Friends of the Earth.

The statement challenges politicians to take action to transform finance, by setting out five fundamental recommendations around more diversity, transparency, responsibility, sustainability and democracy.

This is a summary of what they are calling for, which I support:

To read more, visit Tax Research UK.

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