Karen Attwood

(Contributor)

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IF you want to make the most of your ISA allocation, then you had better get your skates on: tomorrow is your last chance this [...]

31 March

GREECE is considering whether to tap the public debt markets in the next few days with a €5bn euro (£4.5bn) bond issue.

29 March

THE Chinese carmaker Geely has agreed to buy Volvo from US giant Ford for $1.8bn (£1.2bn) in the country’s biggest overseas [...]

29 March

With tax hikes on the horizon as the general election looms, sheltering more cash in an ISA is a sensible move. The investment [...]

24 March

WITH an equities ISA you can shelter more money from the taxman than you can with a cash ISA – currently £7,200 a year in [...]

24 March

BEN Bernanke’s nomination to a second term as head of the US Federal Reserve was approved by a Senate panel yesterday despite [...]

18 December

THE proposed merger of Orange and T-Mobile could curb competition and hurt consumers, regulator Ofcom has warned.

18 December

THE government’s proposed fund to stimulate lending to businesses was in trouble last night after it emerged a number of major [...]

18 December

CREDIT Suisse shocked the financial markets last night after it revealed it expected to pay US authorities a hefty $536m (£329m) [...]

16 December

RICHARD Pym, the chairman of Bradford and Bingley, is being brought in to head up the “bad bank” division of Northern Rock.

16 December

TRICORN Partners, the corporate finance advisory firm, is set to be taken over by Japanese investment bank Nomura.

16 December

SMALL sharesholders in Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) voted overwhelmingly in favour of the bank joining a government-backed insurance [...]

16 December

DIDO Harding, the former Tesco executive who heads Sainsbury’s convenience stores, is to join TalkTalk as its chief executive [...]

16 December

POLITICIANS rounded on bankers yesterday amid fears a windfall tax on bank profits is on the cards for the pre-budget report [...]

4 December

THE Treasury expects to have spent £107m by April 2010 on legal and financial advisers to sort out the banking crisis, a report [...]

4 December