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September 2019 articles

Further education £1bn worse off than 2010 despite higher spending, says report
Further education £1bn worse off than 2010 despite higher spending, says report
Further education colleges and sixth forms will be £1bn short of what they would need to fully reverse cuts since [...]
September 19, 2019
London Calling: London holds on to number two slot in financial centres ranking
London Calling: London holds on to number two slot in financial centres ranking
London has clung on to second place in a respected ranking of the world’s top financial centres but its position in the top tier is [...]
September 19, 2019
Travelex fraudster who stole £70,000 faces sentencing
Travelex fraudster who stole £70,000 faces sentencing
A Travelex employee who stole more than £70,000 from one of the firm’s currency exchange bureaus will today be sentenced [...]
September 19, 2019
Some ‘fossil fuel free’ funds have stakes in coal companies, research finds
Some ‘fossil fuel free’ funds have stakes in coal companies, research finds
Some listed funds marketed as climate-conscious in fact have exposure to fossil fuels, including two explicitly described as “fossil fuel [...]
September 19, 2019
BT Group 'leads push for timetable' on Britain's big broadband switch
BT Group 'leads push for timetable' on Britain's big broadband switch
BT Group and other broadband infrastructure firms are said to be holding talks with the government about a timetable for [...]
September 18, 2019
Olympiacos 2-2 Tottenham: Spurs stuck in limbo after slipping up in Greece
Olympiacos 2-2 Tottenham: Spurs stuck in limbo after slipping up in Greece
Champions League hangover or the lingering effects of a summer of uncertainty? Whatever the cause, Tottenham remain a team in [...]
September 18, 2019
US Federal Reserve cuts interest rates by a quarter point
US Federal Reserve cuts interest rates by a quarter point
The US Federal Reserve has cut interest rates for the second meeting in a row amid concerns about a global [...]
September 18, 2019
Major US law firm launches first office in 'exciting and remarkable' London
Major US law firm launches first office in 'exciting and remarkable' London
US law firm Alston & Bird launched an office in London today in a bid to build a transatlantic finance [...]
September 18, 2019
World will have twice as many planes in the skies in 20 years, says Airbus
World will have twice as many planes in the skies in 20 years, says Airbus
The world will have twice as many passenger jets in 2038 as are currently in the skies, Airbus forecast today, [...]
September 18, 2019
Cenkos founder leaves board as stockbroker grapples with activist investor
Cenkos founder leaves board as stockbroker grapples with activist investor
Cenkos Securities has announced that a founding shareholder has left the company’s board amid pressure from an activist investor, on [...]
September 18, 2019