Home > Social Analysis

Most trending topics in Business & Finance ( last 24 hours ):
Discount Lidl Waitrose Holiday McDonald Earning Debit Card Partnership Tenant Takeover 21st Century Fox Rupert Murdoch Sky Ofcom Broadcaster Public Finance Central Bank Treasury Debt Savings Food Prices Overseas Investment Investment Commercial Property Pension Financial Crisis Car Market Ford Bargain Fraud Santander Evidence Stock Market Dividend Profit Profit Warning Shareholder Lender Market Value

Number of UK deaths likely to fall this year, says funeral provider

Published on Wednesday 8th of March 2017 10:54:19 AM in Guardian

A big fall is expected in the number of people dying in the UK this year, according to one of Britain’s biggest funeral providers.Shares in Dignity, the only funeral company listed on the stock exchange, closed down 17% on Wednesday at £22.96, wiping £232m of the ...

Social Trend Analysis for "Number of UK deaths likely to fall this year, says funeral provider"

How did this Guardian news article fare in social circles?
  • Total number of Likes, Shares, Tweets, Re-Tweets, Pins, Bookmarks & Stumbles :
    10
  • Amongst social networks, this article was most active on Linkedin
  • Total shares on Linkedin : 6
  • Total Plus Ones on Google : 3
  • Total Pins on Pintrest : 1
  • Social Analysis Summary

    Total Trend count
    10
    Most trending on :
    6 3 1

    Related Latest Finance News

    UK credit and debit card spending ​growing​ at fastest rate since 2008 image
    . New figures show spending on credit, debit and charge cards is growing at the fastest rate since 2008, rising more than five times faster than earnings in a fresh sign of ballooning borrowing by consumers. ...
    How YOUR pension has HALVED over the last 10 years, shock new figures image
    Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Monday 21st of August 2017 01:30:00 PM
    .... And it comes amid poorer stock market performance over the past 10 year than the decade earlier. For someone earning £45,000, the savings pot at the end of the 10 years is £139,110 in 2017, compared with £180,106 in 2007, Fidelity found. ...
    Getting to grips with a £32,220 student debt – and how you can lighten the load image
    .... Repayments kick in the April after graduation, but only when graduates earn more than £21,000 a year. They pay 9% on any pre-tax earnings over this amount – so, the more earned, the more repaid. ...
    UK rail fare rise ‘will force key workers to quit city jobs’ image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 19th of August 2017 11:05:27 PM
    ....Rail unions staged protests last week at stations across the country, including ones in London, Manchester, Birmingham, Bristol and Glasgow. The RMT union claims rail fares have risen by about 32% in eight years, while average weekly earnings have increased by 16%. ...
    Women have every right to refuse treatment in childbirth | Letters image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 19th of August 2017 11:05:26 PM
    .... Mixed-ability schools are, as she says, vital in achieving this aim, but most comprehensive schools tend to segregate their pupils by “ability”, through banding or setting arrangements. However, good, mixed-ability teaching and learning are dependent on sharing and analysis of learning and a class ethos that is supportive, challenging and stimulating. ...
    Better subsidies would make rail fares more affordable … just in time for Brexit image
    .... The RMT found a month’s commute on sample routes into London typically cost double a similar journey into Brussels, and four times as much for journeys of equivalent lengths into Rome and Berlin. A study by the TUC-led Action for Rail highlighted just how savage a bite this takes from commuters’ wages: a season ticket from Liverpool to Manchester or Luton to London eats up 11-14% of average monthly earnings, while German, French, Spanish or Italian equivalents would be in the 2-4% range. ...
    Seven ways to cut the cost of Britain’s rail tickets image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 19th of August 2017 02:59:16 PM
    ....The second-biggest annual target for cost cutting, according to McNulty, was to reduce the rail industry’s wage bill by £260m. Salaries have outstripped earnings outside rail at all levels. ...
    How to reform student finance? Let’s start with interest rates image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 19th of August 2017 06:00:06 AM
    .... It’s interesting he used that figure, rather than the £165,000 that even the PRs for UK universities use for male graduates. And how reliable is that? The earnings of today’s 40- and 50-year-old graduates, who were only one-tenth of the school-leaver generation of their day, is hardly a guide to the future earnings potential of the much larger cohort of students now in higher education. ...
    European stock markets dip after Spain terrorist attacks image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 18th of August 2017 05:04:02 PM
    ....5%. Neil Wilson, analyst at the stock market betting firm ETX Capital, said: “As we’ve seen over the last couple of years in Europe, these kinds of atrocities affect tourism and will hit airline earnings. ...
    Bunnings beware: the Homebase revolution is failing to shape up image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 17th of August 2017 06:45:27 PM
    .... It has preached the virtue of being a pan-European retailer for a decade but the benefits constantly seem to lie around the next corner. The latest five-year plan aims eventually to improve annual earnings by £500m, by rebooting IT systems and halving the number of products, but it’s hard work. ...
    Why haven't politicians learned from the financial crisis? | Mohamed El-Erian image
    .... They have not addressed anti-growth distortions that undermine the efficacy of tax systems, financial intermediation and trade. And they have failed to keep up with technology, taking advantage of the potential benefits of big data, machine learning, artificial intelligence and new forms of mobility, while managing effectively the related risks. ...
    Learndirect blames government cuts for damning Ofsted report image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 17th of August 2017 09:24:49 AM
    ....“Until very recently, company directors and senior leaders presided over a sustained decline in performance across all programmes,” Ofsted inspectors said in the report. “The proportion of learners and apprentices achieving their qualifications and the quality of teaching, learning and assessment had deteriorated significantly. ...
    REVEALED: The five things people miss most when living abroad image
    Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Thursday 17th of August 2017 09:01:00 AM
    . Whether you are missing family, missing friends, or yearning for some Heinz Baked Beans, there are bound to be things you miss about life back home. ...
    UK car buyers turn to secondhand vehicles image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 16th of August 2017 03:16:50 PM
    . The British car market is coming under increasing pressure as consumers turn away from buying new models after a squeeze on earnings, favouring secondhand cars instead. ...
    Student finances: How to manage money at university  image
    Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 16th of August 2017 08:47:00 AM
    ....Residential fees, materials and living expenses on top mean that self-funding students in England are likely to graduate with average debts of £50,800, according to the Institute for Fiscal Studies. NFU Mutual chartered financial planner Sean McCann said families who expect their offspring to borrow the full cost of their university course are in for a shock, as student maintenance loans for digs, food and other living costs are means tested: "Only students from the poorest households can borrow the full amount, while those from households earning more than £25,000 cannot. ...
    UK pay growth picks up as unemployment rate falls again image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 16th of August 2017 08:36:46 AM
    ....UK pay growth has started to edge up amid signs that the lowest level of unemployment since the mid 1970s may be increasing workers’ bargaining power. Office for National Statistics figures showed that earnings growth in the three months to June was 2. ...
    From standup comedy classes to free massages – wellness at work goes mainstream image
    .... Google’s offices around the world boast everything from rock climbing walls and mini golf courses to sleep pods. It also offers staff on-site fitness centres, an array of healthy food options, financial planning advice, substantial parental leave entitlements, medical support and complementary therapies as well as personal development and learning opportunities tailored to individuals’ interests. ...
    Department for Education pulls all Learndirect contracts and funding image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 15th of August 2017 07:03:32 PM
    ....Ofsted said was it was “very pleased” that the company’s application for a judicial review to prevent publication of the report had been refused. Among its criticisms, Ofsted said the management of apprentices was ineffective, while about a third of learners on apprenticeships “do not receive their entitlement to off-the-job learning” and fail to develop “the skills they require to progress to the next step in their career”. ...
    Man dies in fall from upper floor of London Stock Exchange image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 15th of August 2017 12:49:19 PM
    Advertise all UK jobs with flexible working to tackle pay gap – report image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 15th of August 2017 05:26:47 AM
    ....The recommendations form part of a strategy for tackling pay imbalances across gender, ethnicity and disability, outlined in a report published on Tuesday that shows some of the biggest divisions in salaries across the country. The watchdog’s findings come weeks after the BBC revealed a vast disparity between the pay rates of its highest-earning men and women. ...
    Uber to offer tipping for UK users – and introduce waiting charges image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 14th of August 2017 12:00:33 PM
    ....“This is a cynical PR move ahead of Uber’s appeal next month against last year’s employment tribunal ruling in favour of drivers,” he said. “Despite its claims, Uber remains completely deaf to the most serious issue – excessively long hours, earning on average between £5 and £6 per hour. ...
    Gloom for Asda as it posts worst results this century image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 13th of August 2017 06:00:06 AM
    ....1m, with a 14% rise in its housing business but a £1m loss from its care operations, where the market remains challenging. But the analysts are feeling positive about its prospects: “We remain confident in the longer-term market’s dynamics and management’s efforts to further improve the quality of earnings/cash flow should be reflected in a higher rating. ...
    Box office massacre: how Hollywood flopped this summer image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 11th of August 2017 04:14:44 PM
    ....We’re coming to the end of a particularly chilly summer in Hollywood. It’s been a brutal week for movie theater chains as they ready their quarterly earnings reports for shareholders and warn those investors that they’re not going to like what they see. ...
    Men from poor families twice as likely to be single, IFS study finds image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 10th of August 2017 11:01:42 PM
    .... Even among men in couples, the partners of men from richer backgrounds earn 73% more than the partners of men from poorer families. “Female earnings are an increasingly important component of household income and so these trends significantly reduce the household incomes of men who grew up in poor families compared with those of men who grew up in rich families,” the IFS said. ...
    Breakthrough in leasehold scandal, plus cash grabs by Student Loans Company image
    ....Average UK broadband speed slower than most of Europe, report finds. Minority ethnic families earning up to £8,900 less than white Britons. ...
    Monsanto sold banned chemicals for years despite known health risks, archives reveal image
    . Monsanto continued to produce and sell toxic industrial chemicals known as PCBs for eight years after learning that they posed hazards to public health and the environment, according to legal analysis of documents put online in a vast searchable archive. ...
    Pay is finally edging up, says Bank of England report image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 9th of August 2017 05:39:17 PM
    ....5%. The latest data from the Office for National Statistics indicated annual average earnings growth running at just over 2%, below inflation of 2. ...
    Sing sing: prison choir connects local employers to former offenders image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 9th of August 2017 05:53:10 AM
    ....”. Over the past year the pair have worked with the IoD West Midlands to corral business bosses into visiting HMP Birmingham, hearing its choir, singing along and then learning about how they could employ men leaving the prison. ...
    We let the 2007 financial crisis go to waste | Torsten Bell image
    Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 9th of August 2017 05:00:01 AM
    .... Some groups, including black men and the young, paid a heavy price, but the infamous 3 million unemployment figure that scarred Britain in a previous recession was never breached. In contrast, not a single Whitehall meeting I recall remotely anticipated the colossal pay squeeze that would see real earnings fall by over 10%. ...
    Britain’s young suffer as austerity continues to take its toll | Letters image
    .... It might be easier to link those increases to governments’ negligence. They have allowed the single adult jobseeker’s allowance to rot on the vine, from 1979 when it was 21% of average earnings, to 2008 when it had fallen to 10. ...

    Page rendered in 2.6020 seconds.