Topic filter : Financial Sector

Most trending topics in Business & Finance ( last 24 hours ):
Barclays Euro Energy Sector Electricity Power Station Cyber-attack Uber Wall Street Donald Trump Stock Market Royal Bank Of Scotland Small Business Retailer Shopping Bank Of England Interest Rate Referendum Monetary Policy Labour Brexit EU Referendum Wedding Airport Flight Lender Takeover Takeover Bid Rupert Murdoch Sky Online Shop Online Shopping Citizens Advice Contract

Socially Most Trending News

.... This was probably wise: but the consequence is that few outsiders are aware of the threat posed by the system in its current form. And without public awareness of the need for a genuinely different financial sector, there is precious little political capital in truly taking on the banks and their accomplices. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
Friday 23rd of June 2017 06:39:41 PM
Total Trend count
23
Most trending on :
17 6
....World leaders have been warned to guard against another financial crash after a steep rise in risky bank lending over the past year that could threaten the stability of the global financial system. The international body that represents central banks said a recovery in global trade this year and improving levels of GDP in most countries could create complacency and convince policymakers to ignore warning signs of excessive lending coming from the financial sector. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
Sunday 25th of June 2017 10:30:27 AM
Total Trend count
9
Most trending on :
7 2
....”. Hammond has been lobbied by the financial sector to ensure the City is not frozen out of EU markets after Brexit. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
Tuesday 20th of June 2017 08:41:04 AM
Total Trend count
4
Most trending on :
2 2

Latest Finance News related to Financial Sector

Booming stock markets distract from threat of excessive lending image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 25th of June 2017 10:30:27 AM
....World leaders have been warned to guard against another financial crash after a steep rise in risky bank lending over the past year that could threaten the stability of the global financial system. The international body that represents central banks said a recovery in global trade this year and improving levels of GDP in most countries could create complacency and convince policymakers to ignore warning signs of excessive lending coming from the financial sector. ...
Jailing Barclays bankers won’t save us from another financial crash | Joris Luyendijk image
.... This was probably wise: but the consequence is that few outsiders are aware of the threat posed by the system in its current form. And without public awareness of the need for a genuinely different financial sector, there is precious little political capital in truly taking on the banks and their accomplices. ...
Philip Hammond says Brexit deal must put jobs and prosperity first image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 20th of June 2017 08:41:04 AM
City's Mansion House dinner cancelled after Grenfell Tower fire image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 15th of June 2017 01:46:46 PM
....Hammond had been expected to warn against the dangers of a hard Brexit and, according to reports, to urge the prime minister to put the economy at the heart of the EU exit talks. The lord mayor of London, Andrew Parmley, had been planning to discuss the importance of Brexit, calling for a bespoke agreement with the EU to ensure the financial sector would thrive after the UK left. ...
Ex-Barclays director who backed Vote Leave appointed City minister image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 14th of June 2017 04:45:30 PM
.... He was director of regulatory affairs and then head of anti-money laundering and sanctions in the high street banking operations of Barclays. Before Barclays he had worked at the City regulator, the Financial Services Authority, and has previously said that attempts to clean up the financial sector from money laundering were flawed. ...
Britain’s economic model is broken: this is our first post-crash election | Aditya Chakrabortty image
.... It forms one part of what could be a far more radical programme after Thursday night. Some of the lines in it will give the Daily Mail stories for days – such as calling for a overhaul of the BBC trust (which is “dominated by appointees from the corporate and financial sectors”) and hundreds of millions in public money to be spent on establishing workers co-ops. ...
No bailout funds for Greece as eurozone finance chiefs fail to agree deal image
....Referring to Britain’s looming exit from the EU, Le Maire stressed France and Germany intended to seize any opportunities for their financial industries. “We see in Brexit the possibility for our financial sectors to be more attractive than they were in the past. ...
Lloyds claims taxpayers have made £900m profit from bailout image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 17th of May 2017 07:37:15 AM
....6bn cost of borrowing funds in the depths of the 2008 crisis, while the Office for Budget Responsibility has used other methodology to show the government will ultimately break even. The National Audit Office’s most recent assessment of the overall financial sector rescue concludes taxpayers would lose out and have not been “compensated . ...
House prices in UK shift to lower gear image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 16th of May 2017 10:33:40 AM
...."It is now abundantly clear that the housing market is in its softest patch for several years," said Samuel Tombs, chief UK economist at Pantheon Macroeconomics, pointing to early indications of a significant fall in prices of new-builds. "Looking ahead, it is very hard to see growth in central London prices recovering, given that valuations look stretched, the financial sector is facing an uncertain post-Brexit future and volatility in sterling is undermining property's safe-haven appeal for overseas investors. ...
General election 2017: 'Robin Hood tax' on City pledged by Labour image
....The Conservatives described Labour's plans as "a total shambles". Shadow chancellor John McDonnell said Labour's plans to increase taxes on City transactions would be a "Robin Hood tax" that would "make the financial sector pay its fair share" after the damage caused by the financial crisis. ...
HSBC chairman Douglas Flint recalls the good, the bad and the scandalous image
.... The industry will reconfigure, London will reconfigure. The talent pool that is here, the ecosystem that exists of lawyers, accountants, trustees, the insurance market, brokers, every kind of financial sector player , the technology sector, legal system, the infrastructure and Greenwich mean time means that it’s an attractive place to run any business. ...
Brexit will 'stall' City, says Goldman Sachs chief image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 5th of May 2017 07:01:26 AM
.... It is entirely right that firms plan for all negotiation scenarios and assess what impact this might have on jobs in the UK. Some of these may relocate to other global financial sectors and the City might not grow as quickly as it otherwise would have done. ...
Barclays boss sounds Brexit talent warning image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 26th of April 2017 12:19:59 PM
. Barclays chief executive Jes Staley has said access to talented workers after Brexit is "tremendously important" for the UK's financial sector. ...
Obama criticised for '$400,000 Wall Street speech' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 25th of April 2017 09:15:09 PM
....She was heavily criticised during last year's presidential campaign for her Wall Street speeches, with activists on both sides of the political spectrum demanding she release the transcripts. During Mr Obama's two terms as US president he at times seemed to have strained relations with the financial sector. ...
Andrew Tyrie, scourge of bankers, deserves new City role | Nils Pratley image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 25th of April 2017 06:18:25 PM
.... Now he is leaving parliament, a surprise announcement that should depress anyone who has listened to hours of select committee hearings over the years. As chair of the Treasury committee, and also the parliamentary commission on banking standards, Tyrie says he’s “done what I can to make a contribution, particularly in efforts to improve banking standards and to shape a more trusted and resilient financial sector”. ...
Andrew Tyrie to stand down as Conservative MP after 20 years image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 25th of April 2017 05:33:38 PM
....“It has been an exhilarating 20 years,” Tyrie said in a statement announcing his decision. “I have done what I can to make a contribution, particularly in efforts to improve banking standards and to shape a more trusted and resilient financial sector after the crisis of 2008. ...
Low rates, tight margins: the mortgage market looks worryingly familiar image
....The danger is that the endgame is something similar to the 2008 crash, which followed a similar series of rule changes to make sure ever larger numbers of mortgaged buyers were sucked into the property merry-go-round. The Bank of England, which took over the regulation of banks after the crash, has said it is getting uncomfortable with the growing volume of cheap credit rolled out by the financial sector. ...
Brexit, PPI and high cost credit are top priorities for City watchdog image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 18th of April 2017 05:32:29 PM
....The City regulator has pledged to ensure that financial firms remain strong in the face of Brexit in its annual list of priorities, which also includes protecting vulnerable customers from overly expensive loans. Andrew Bailey, chief executive of the Financial Conduct Authority, said the regulator’s lawyers were scrutinising EU financial sector rules as part of the government’s “great repeal bill”, which will transfer thousands of EU regulations into UK legislation after Brexit. ...
Barclays whistleblower case sparks calls for more protection image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 11th of April 2017 11:59:31 AM
....”. Last year the whistleblowing charity advised on 130 cases involving individuals working in the financial sector, compared with 98 in 2015 and 102 in 2014. ...
Outlook for City after Brexit 'has improved' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 9th of April 2017 09:30:14 AM
. The outlook for the UK financial sector has improved since Brexit was triggered, the policy chief for the City of London Corporation has said. ...
Up to 100,000 UK jobs at risk as Merkel and Juncker ally warns on euro clearing image
....”. The Liberal Democrats’ treasury spokesperson, Susan Kramer, said: “The hard Brexit chosen by this government is set to take a wrecking ball to the UK financial sector, threatening thousands of jobs and billions of pounds of tax revenue. ...
EU financial centres vie to poach tens of thousands of City jobs image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 3rd of April 2017 05:30:14 AM
....Last week the EU’s council of ministers said in response to Theresa May’s letter triggering article 50 that it would only begin to negotiate a trade deal with the UK at the end of talks to agree a divorce settlement, leaving British businesses to guess the impact of Brexit for several years. The report said the Irish Investment and Development Agency (IDA) had a five-year plan designed to add 10,000 jobs to the financial sector. ...
Payday loan industry using former Labor shadow minister as lobbyist image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 27th of March 2017 03:41:46 AM
....Bryant later told Guardian Australia that the measure would undoubtedly destroy the short-term lending industry and restrict choice for consumers. He said payday loans were the most regulated product in the financial sector. ...
Charlotte Hogg resigns as Bank of England deputy governor image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 14th of March 2017 09:33:31 AM
....John Mann, a Labour MP who sits on the committee, described it as the “strongest opinion ever made by a Treasury committee”. MPs do not have the power to block roles at the Bank but the views of the committee hold considerable sway over the UK’s financial sector and Threadneedle Street. ...
The Scottish economy has strengths – but could it make a success of independence? | Larry Elliott image
....Scotland has some real economic strengths. It has a thriving financial sector, is strong in food and drink, attracts millions of tourists each year and has the potential to be a world leader in renewable energy. ...
Chocolate price hike if Brexit deal fails, warns Mars image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 10th of March 2017 12:52:27 PM
.... . Companies in the automotive and the financial sector have been the focus since the vote, according to Ms Dawson. ...
Former IMF chief gets four years in jail for embezzlement in Spain image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 23rd of February 2017 04:40:36 PM
....Rato, also a former a Spanish economy minister and deputy prime minister, was found guilty on Thursday of embezzlement, at the end of a five-month trial at Spain’s national court. He had been on trial with 64 other former executives and board members at Caja Madrid and Bankia banks, whose near collapse sparked an EU bailout of Spain’s financial sector. ...
British Gas price freeze is unlikely to impress customers image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 19th of February 2017 07:00:02 AM
....The company has promised more details of its future strategy and the implications of the sale of the rail franchise when it reports full-year results on Thursday. Hints from Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen last week that US interest rates may soon rise came at the right time for the UK financial sector. ...
Steven Mnuchin, former Goldman Sachs exec, confirmed as treasury secretary image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 14th of February 2017 12:50:03 AM
....Mnuchin, whose net worth is estimated at $400m will join the wealthiest cabinet in US history. Republicans defended Mnuchin’s résumé, highlighting his experience in the financial sector as an asset for the job. ...
Fraud case and falling share price take shine off Lloyds’s farewell to taxpayer image
....That Hammond is on the brink of being able to make such a claim makes a stark contrast with his prospects of selling the government’s 73% stake in Royal Bank of Scotland, and comes after a tumultuous period for Lloyds, punctuated with reminders about the troubles inside HBOS. The Halifax Bank of Scotland combination existed for just seven short years after the former building society merged with the Edinburgh-based bank in 2001, embarking on a mission to create a new force in the UK financial sector. ...
Bank of England appoints Charlotte Hogg as deputy governor image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 9th of February 2017 05:57:26 PM
Scotland needs publicly funded bank, says thinktank image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 6th of February 2017 07:00:20 AM
....Common Weal’s call for a Scottish national investment bank is to be debated at the SNP’s spring conference in March, an indication of growing unease within the the party about the private finance model being used by Nicola Sturgeon’s government. The motion from an SNP branch in Angus near Dundee says leaving economic growth and environmental protection “solely in the hands of our private banking and financial sector will be detrimental to present and future living standards of our citizens”. ...
Brexit has allowed the banks to get off Britain's naughty step image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 29th of January 2017 04:00:28 PM
....Roll the clock back 18 months or so to the time of the 2015 general election and it was a different story. Then, a commonly held view – at least for those not working in the City – was that the UK suffered from having a too-dominant financial sector. ...
Frankfurt prepares for Brexit bankers: 'Maybe our city will change them' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 27th of January 2017 07:15:19 AM
....”. Florian, a 41-year-old German working in the financial sector for a major German company – who, because of the sensitivity of his role in conjunction with Brexit, did not wish his surname to be used – remembers being very unimpressed with the city on his first visit. ...
Dow Jones industrial average surpasses 20,000 to record high image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 25th of January 2017 02:30:48 PM
.... It broke the barrier on Wednesday morning after infrastructure stocks rose sharply ahead of the market’s opening, boosted by Trump’s renewed pledge to build a wall along the Mexican border and talks of massive infrastructure investment. A rise in Boeing’s shares, which reported better than expected results on Wednesday, and the continued rally in the financial sector that has accompanied Trump’s win also helped push the Dow over the line. ...
Financial firms in talks with Amsterdam over relocation from London image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 23rd of January 2017 05:34:01 PM
. Amsterdam is in talks with major financial institutions based in the city of London about their imminent relocation to the Dutch capital, but its deputy mayor has warned the national government that the country’s strict cap on bankers’ bonuses could put it at a disadvantage in the Europe-wide scramble to capture Britain’s financial sector. ...
EU negotiator wants 'special' deal over access to City post-Brexit image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 13th of January 2017 07:15:54 PM
....The minutes indicate that Barnier repeated during Thursday’s meeting the well-worn mantra that the UK should not be allowed to cherry-pick the bits of the EU it likes. But his apparent concern about financial instability contrasts with bullish statements by EU leaders about swooping on London’s financial sector business. ...
Carney: Brexit risks now lower image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 11th of January 2017 04:29:14 PM
.... The regulators know each other, he added, and it is a "tightly wound ecosystem". In the face of questions from Conservative MP Jacob Rees-Mogg, Mr Carney insisted the bank had identified the risk to the financial sector from the Brexit vote "correctly". ...
What is productivity and why is the UK's so poor? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 25th of December 2016 02:17:46 PM
.... The gap with Germany is 35% and with the US 30%. There have been a number of explanations for the dramatic deterioration in productivity: the availability of unskilled cheap labour has deterred firms from investment; the poor quality of UK roads, railways and broadband network; the shrinkage of the financial sector, which had been a source of high-productivity jobs in the boom before the 2007 crisis; and the misallocation of capital to “zombie” firms kept alive by ultra-low interest rates rather than to dynamic new enterprises. ...
UK third quarter GDP growth revised up to 0.6% image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 23rd of December 2016 09:36:26 AM
.... . New data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) suggested that the business and financial sector was more active than previously estimated. ...
Singapore convicts banker in 1MDB case image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 21st of December 2016 09:25:02 AM
....In July Singapore fraud investigators said they had seized more than $175m in assets connected to 1MDB and found several major banks had showed "weaknesses in the processes for accepting clients and monitoring transactions". Shutting down BSI's Singapore operations, regulators said the bank had shown "the worst case of control lapses and gross misconduct that we have seen in the Singapore financial sector". ...
Italian government to request bank bailout funds from parliament image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 19th of December 2016 09:53:40 AM
....A government statement issued late on Monday night said that the prime minister, Paolo Gentiloni, had convened a cabinet meeting to request the funds from parliament. The statement said: “[It] could be necessary to adopt measures with the aim of protecting savers if there were risks in the financial sector”. ...
Philip Hammond: Japanese banks are concerned about Brexit image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 15th of December 2016 11:46:34 AM
. Japan’s financial sector has “concerns” about Britain’s exit from the European Union, Philip Hammond said on Thursday after he sought to reassure the country’s banks that London was striving to guarantee them “maximum possible access” to EU markets post-Brexit. ...
Brexit: Warning firms could leave City over uncertainty image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 15th of December 2016 12:46:58 AM
....Financial services firms could quit the City unless a transitional Brexit deal is secured, ministers have been warned. A cross-party group of peers said Britain's financial sector must be offered a Brexit "bridge" to prevent firms moving to rival locations such as New York, Dublin, Frankfurt or Paris. ...
Heard the latest Christmas story? It’s about how UK banks pay all their taxes | Prem Sikka image
....A new report ostensibly lauding the tax contribution of UK banks and insurance companies should provide no festive reassurance. Issued by the City of London Corporation and PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) it claims that, against all the odds, the financial sector is making a heroic contribution to the UK public purse. ...
HSBC, JP Morgan and Crédit Agricole fined €485m by EU image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 7th of December 2016 10:22:06 AM
.... The levels were based on the time they participated in the cartel and the value of products involved. Margrethe Vestager, the EU competition commissioner, said: “A sound and competitive financial sector is essential for investment and growth. ...
Italy referendum: What if voters say 'No' to reforms? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 1st of December 2016 11:23:23 AM
....Prime Minister Matteo Renzi might then resign, pitching Italy into early elections. That could have serious consequences for the Italian economy and its financial sector. ...
Mark Carney plan for Brexit gets cool response from Gove image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 27th of November 2016 03:10:34 PM
....The governor's belief that there needs to be an adequate transition period is not new, however, and sources at the bank rejected reports that he had been in "secret talks" and "plots" last week. On 15 November, Mr Carney told the Treasury Committee that it would be in the interests of British companies, especially in the financial sector, to have a transitional deal to cover the period between leaving the EU and the finalising of new trade deals. ...
Philip Hammond: a cautious, unflashy and quietly confident chancellor image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 22nd of November 2016 11:44:56 AM
.... It’s as if he wants to make life painful for the Brexiters,” said one Whitehall source. Hammond believes it is his job to think through the implications of the “hard Brexit” some of his Conservative colleagues propose – what it would mean for the financial sector, Britain’s universities and exporters. ...
Brexit unlikely to mean loss of City's role in processing deals in euros image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 17th of November 2016 06:56:34 PM
....Last year, however, the Treasury declared victory over the central bank after a European court concluded the ECB did not have the right to make such a demand. The vote for Brexit, though, has reopened the debate about London’s role at the heart of a key part of the European financial sector’s machinery. ...
Joseph Stiglitz: what the US economy needs from Donald Trump image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 15th of November 2016 12:00:15 PM
.... While Trump has promised to raise the minimum wage, he is unlikely to undertake other critical changes, such as strengthening workers’ collective bargaining rights and negotiating power, and restraining CEO compensation and financialisation. Regulatory reform must move beyond limiting the damage that the financial sector can do and ensure that the sector genuinely serves society. ...
Neoliberalism: the deep story that lies beneath Donald Trump’s triumph | George Monbiot image
....It was inevitable that the blazing, insurrectionary confidence of neoliberalism would exert a stronger gravitational pull than the dying star of social democracy. Hayek’s triumph could be witnessed everywhere from Blair’s expansion of the private finance initiative to Clinton’s repeal of the Glass-Steagal Act, which had regulated the financial sector. ...
Move over, Manchester – Midlands motor Birmingham is setting the pace image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 10th of November 2016 06:01:24 AM
....Birmingham’s renaissance has further to go, Knight Frank’s Hudson argues. He said the growing financial sector and Birmingham’s proximity to London give it the potential to become a technology centre as tech firms set up to serve banks and jobs in manufacturing are performed by robots. ...
The legacy of leaving old industrial Britain to rot is becoming clear | Larry Elliott image
.... What’s more, the gap between London and other UK cities has got bigger over the last decade despite the impact of the financial crisis on the City. As manufacturing declined, so the financial sector grew more powerful. ...
US jobs growth of 161,000 adds to rate rise chance image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 4th of November 2016 12:38:09 PM
....The monthly jobs report details which parts of the economy are hiring. Last month health care, professional and business services and the financial sector saw the strongest job creation. ...
Jobs boost as small firms look to recruit new employees, study shows  image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 26th of October 2016 08:18:00 AM
.... . “Businesses in the financial sector in particular are looking at the political and economic environment with some trepidation. ...
Brexit bienvenue image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 4th of October 2016 11:21:32 PM
.... It accepts the idea of proportionality - which means it doesn't enforce the same rules for €1,000 (£875) as it does for €100,000. "All this is very new and very important for people who need a human face in front of them when they start their business in the financial sector. ...
Finance sector should junk the jargon, says Bank analyst image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 4th of October 2016 12:27:51 PM
....". Citing Andy Haldane - the Bank of England's chief economist - Mr Fullwood says "effective communication" would play a role in rebuilding trust in the financial sector following recent scandals. ...
Deutsche Bank shares fall further to fresh low image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 27th of September 2016 11:07:42 AM
.... . Speaking after a meeting in Berlin, the German Chancellor Angela Merkel said: "I only want to say that Deutsche Bank is a part of the German banking and financial sector. ...
Prize catch image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Saturday 24th of September 2016 11:20:46 PM
.... An internal IMF report in 2011 criticised the organisation under Rato's leadership, saying it "failed to anticipate the crisis, its speed and magnitude". 2010-12: During his 18-month stint at Bankia, Spain sees the unravelling of the biggest banking disaster in its history, prompting an EU bailout of Spain's financial sector. ...
Finance job vacancies in England 'fall after Brexit vote' image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 22nd of September 2016 11:01:47 PM
. Job vacancies in England's financial sector dropped more than 10% after the Brexit vote over passporting and single market concerns, a think tank has said. ...
Prime London property prices to fall 9% this year, says Savills image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 21st of September 2016 10:29:25 AM
....3% gain notched up in 2015. A further fall of 1% is then predicted for 2017, with total price growth of just under 15% anticipated for the five years ending December 2021, “reflecting mortgage-lending constraints and greater caution around financial sector job security”. ...
FTSE 100 little changed on Wednesday image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 21st of September 2016 08:10:41 AM
....As well as the reaction to the Bank of Japan's actions, Barclays' shares were boosted after analysts at HSBC raised their rating on the bank to "buy" from "hold". Elsewhere in the financial sector, shares in Legal & General, Aviva and Standard Life were all up by more than 2%. ...
Bank of Japan alters policy to spur growth image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 21st of September 2016 06:32:16 AM
.... . Negative interest rates have squeezed Japan's financial sector and keeping 10-year bonds at zero percent - as opposed to allowing them to slip into negative territory - should help bank earnings and improve returns for insurers and pension funds. ...
EU seeks Barroso 'clarifications' on role at Goldman Sachs image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 12th of September 2016 10:47:21 AM
.... He joined after respecting the EU's 18-month "cooling off" period, having left the Commission in 2014. The bank has much influence in the City of London, which dominates the EU's financial sector. ...
Neil Woodford scraps bonus pay at his investment firm image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 22nd of August 2016 11:06:18 PM
....He set up his own boutique fund in 2014, quickly attracting money from investors hoping that he will replicate years of above-average returns achieved at Invesco. Craig Newman, chief executive and co-founder of Woodford Investment Management, said in statement: "While bonuses are an established feature of the financial sector, Neil and I wanted to take the opportunity to do something different that supports the firm's culture and ethos of challenging the status quo. ...
Pensioners need BETTER protection against financial abuse - here are the warning signs image
....And lonely pensioners who are cut off from family, friends, and a social network are also at risk. The Age UK report called for improved staff training to recognise the tell-tale signs of financial abuse and to help older customers and for health and social services and the financial sectors to work more closely together to recognise the signs of financial abuse and report them. ...

The financial sector must look ahead to remain a world leader
 image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Sunday 7th of August 2016 06:24:55 PM
...
Related to :

Page rendered in 1.8288 seconds.