Banking - Archive

April 2018 articles

Economists were left scratching their heads today as eighties popstar and left-wing activist Billy Bragg delivered a lecture [...]

19 April
Shares
2

More of the UK's millionaires than ever before now believe they will live to 100, according to a new study, which is causing [...]

19 April

A top Bank of England official has warned that the UK’s mortgage market is showing signs of increasing risk in a speech today. [...]

19 April
Shares
3
Views
1,284

Singer and activist Billy Bragg is hoping to take Bank of England officials and leading City bigwigs out of their comfort zone [...]

19 April
Shares
20
Views
244

Shadow chancellor John McDonnell has said the finance sector "will have a seat at the table" on policymaking under a Labour government. [...]

19 April
Shares
51
Views
222

HSBC and Royal Bank of Scotland were the two national high street banks with the highest proportion of customer complaints in [...]

19 April
Shares
14
Views
1,530

The future of financial services regulation is a hot topic these days and it’s risen up the agenda thanks to a number of reasons. [...]

19 April
Shares
4
Views
494

Should the weaker inflation figures stop the Bank of England from raising rates next month? [...]

19 April
Views
247

It is hard to square a US President bent on protectionism with two institutions that have been a bulwark for free trade for over [...]

19 April
Shares
2
Views
770

Lloyds Bank’s private banking division, which invests the money of wealthy clients, has said it will start to reduce its exposure [...]

18 April
Views
759

JP Morgan has teamed with asset management giant Blackrock to create a new suite of indices based on environmental, social and [...]

18 April
Shares
1
Views
129

The administration of collapsed stockbroker Beaufort Securities could cost as much as £100m, its administrator warned. [...]

18 April
Views
513

Shares in CYBG slumped today after the Leeds-headquartered bank announced an extra £350m in costs related to compensation from [...]

18 April
Shares
1
Views
173

Morgan Stanley followed its competitors' lead in the first quarter as tax cuts and cost-cutting helped deliver record profits. [...]

18 April
Shares
3
Views
6,483

Transferwise last week became the first non-bank to join the UK's Faster Payments system, in a landmark step which the Bank of [...]

18 April
Shares
3
Views
790