Privatisation of the Royal Mail

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The Privatization of Royal Mail

Maastricht University School of Business and Economics Maastricht, 5th April 2014 Wall, Sebastian (SW) ID numbers: I6029483 Course code: Group number: 1 Tutor’s name: Professor Hans van Mierlo Writing Assignment: Final Paper

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Executive Summary

Royal Mail is the largest provider of postal services in the United Kingdom and one of the largest postal service providers in the world. This paper analyzes the recent move of the British Government to privatize the Royal Mail. It looks at various aspects leading up to the privatization and the effect that privatization has had on the Royal mail currently. Royal Mail will also be compared to another firm Deutsche Post in an attempt to see if one of the most successful postal privatizations bares any resemblance to the privatization carried out by the Royal Mail. The research methodology will draw from policy and reports, experts, and statistics. The research in this paper draws to attention the recent privatization of Royal Mail. It looks at Royal Mails IPO on October 15th 2013 and the…...

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