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2019 Articles

Watchdog hits back at claims it was 'asleep at the wheel' over Woodford
Watchdog hits back at claims it was 'asleep at the wheel' over Woodford
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has defended itself against accusations it was ‘asleep at the wheel’ ahead of the collapse [...]
October 16, 2019
Administrator freezes another Woodford fund after bruising day
Administrator freezes another Woodford fund after bruising day
The administrators of Neil Woodford’s money management empire have announced the suspension of another of his funds, the £253m Woodford [...]
October 16, 2019
Woodford winds down: Stockpicker’s troubled investment empire collapses
Woodford winds down: Stockpicker’s troubled investment empire collapses
The investment empire of former star fund manager Neil Woodford came crashing down tonight after a bruising day which saw [...]
October 15, 2019
Timeline: Here's when everything went wrong for Neil Woodford
Timeline: Here's when everything went wrong for Neil Woodford
The removal of Neil Woodford from his flagship Equity Income Fund and the announcement of the fund’s closure marks a [...]
October 15, 2019
Q&A: Why was the Woodford fund suspended?
Q&A: Why was the Woodford fund suspended?
The decision to sack Neil Woodford as manager of his flagship Equity Income Fund (WEIF) and liquidate the fund’s assets [...]
October 15, 2019
Woodford Equity Income investors may not get money back for a year
Woodford Equity Income investors may not get money back for a year
When administrator Link announced this morning that Neil Woodford’s flagship Equity Income Fund would be closed down, the firm said [...]
October 15, 2019
'Sorry saga': Neil Woodford sacked as Equity Income Fund shut down
'Sorry saga': Neil Woodford sacked as Equity Income Fund shut down
Former star stockpicker Neil Woodford has condemned the decision to shut down his flagship Equity Income Fund (WEIF) and fire [...]
October 15, 2019
Booking.com owner becomes latest to abandon Facebook Libra
Booking.com owner becomes latest to abandon Facebook Libra
Booking Holdings, the company behind websites including Booking.com, has become the latest firm to quit Facebook Libra, the social media [...]
October 14, 2019
European direct lending investment on course for record year
European direct lending investment on course for record year
Investment by European direct – or non-bank – lenders is predicted to soar to record levels by the end of [...]
October 14, 2019
Facebook cryptocurrency Libra dealt fresh regulatory blow by G7
Facebook cryptocurrency Libra dealt fresh regulatory blow by G7
Facebook’s Libra digital currency project must not go ahead until the social media giant demonstrates it is safe and secure, [...]
October 14, 2019