Jasper Jolly

(Staff)

Chief City reporter covering banking, finance, economics and the City

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September 2018 articles

City hiring picked up in August, bucking the downward trend of the past year amid uncertainty over the status of financial services [...]

21 September

The vast majority of British manufacturers are unprepared for a no-deal Brexit, a poll will show today, as economists predict [...]

21 September

Barclays faces an investigation from the Treasury Select Committee after it yesterday became the latest lender to experience [...]

20 September

Lloyds Banking Group will reportedly set up a subsidiary in Luxembourg to allow it to serve life insurance customers in the EU [...]

20 September

Barclays today became the latest major lender to experience a systems failure, with millions of customers unable to access online [...]

20 September

The government, regulators and the owner of the rail network were all part of a comedy of errors which led to chaos on Britain’s [...]

20 September

The chief executive of Danske Bank today resigned after the publication of a damning report into the money laundering scandal [...]

19 September

The City's top regulators today demanded banks and insurers tell them their plans for moving away from the Libor rate used in [...]

19 September

Inflation in the British economy rose at its fastest rate in six months in the year to August, with increases in prices of petrol [...]

19 September

M&G Investments today became the latest major investor to threaten to vote against Unilever's decision to abandon its London [...]

18 September

The trade war between the US and China escalated today as the world’s two largest economies imposed tit-for-tat tariffs on [...]

18 September

Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has started testing a new business banking platform alongside a separate digital retail bank. [...]

18 September

Challenger bank Paragon today announced a "reverse profit warning" after it sold a portfolio of loans, while it also sees a strong [...]

18 September

Business groups today welcomed recommendations to scrap a cap on high-skilled workers in a major report commissioned by the government, [...]

18 September

The government should make it easier for highly skilled workers to come to the UK, according to a major report from an independent [...]

18 September