Saturday papers: Booster jabs will prevent lockdown

Wealth News - 10 hours 1 min ago
And almost 1m people leave the workforce as staff shortages worsen.

Budget 2021: English city regions to get £6.9bn for public transport

Business News - 14 hours 1 min ago
Chancellor Rishi Sunak will announce increased funding for tram, train and bus services outside London.

The soft toys parents hope connect kids to their faith

Business News - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 23:54
Why sales of 'singing' religious cuddly toys for very young children are booming.

Budget 2021: Six things that could affect you

Business News - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 21:07
Chancellor Rishi Sunak will deliver his second Budget for 2021 next week. How will it affect you?

EQ Investors profits and assets spike in bumper year for wealth firm

Wealth News - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 12:21
During EQ Investors’ full year results AUM was boosted by £300m to £1.4bn. That figure has now risen further to £1.7bn.

Taxi-hailing firm reveals 4,158 reports of sexual assault

Business News - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 10:57
Safety data from US company Lyft says the incidents were reported between 2017 and 2019.

Trust Insider: New forestry fund has great growth potential

Wealth News - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 10:23
James Carthew examines Foresight Sustainable Forestry, which looks to have learned from the mistakes made by previous launches in the sector.

Octopus' McVey: Small and mid caps offer much better divi cover

Wealth News - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 09:32
PODCAST: Citywire A-rated Chris McVey believes that small is beautiful when it comes to income paying UK stocks.

FTSE up as China fears ease despite 5% inflation warning

Wealth News - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 09:09
A rebound in miners after concerns eased about the Chinese property market buoyed the FTSE 100 on Friday, despite weak UK retail sales data.

Barry Norris: Drowning in a bubble bath

Wealth News - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 08:40
After a decade of boom in long duration equities and bonds, the spectre of stagflation now haunts global markets.

NS&I launches Green Savings Bond with 0.65% rate

Wealth News - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 08:00
Lower than expected interest rate and three-year term likely to dampen take-up according to platforms.

Inflation likely to hit 5%, warns Bank of England chief economist

Business News - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 07:31
The Bank of England's new chief economist says it will have a "live" decision on interest rates next month.

Wealth Manager survey: China - a risk worth taking?

Wealth News - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 06:44
In our latest quarterly survey we asked wealth managers for the view on China on the back of the regulatory crackdown and Evergrande crisis.

UK shop sales continue to fall in September

Business News - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 06:31
Retail sales in the UK fell for the fifth month in a row, according to the Office for National Statistics.

Share Tips: Booming Barclays set for rate rise boost

Wealth News - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 04:00
Our daily roundup of analyst and fund manager commentary on shares.

Evergrande avoids weekend default with dollar bond payment

Wealth News - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 03:47
SINGAPORE: The Chinese property developer has paid a missed $83.5m bond coupon ahead of a weekend deadline that would have triggered a default.

Friday papers: BoE chief economist warns UK inflation likely to hit 5%

Wealth News - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 03:23
And booster dose of Pfizer vaccine offers near-total protection from Covid.

Evergrande shares rise on report of bond interest payment

Business News - Fri, 10/22/2021 - 03:19
Shares opened up 6% after reports the Chinese property giant made a payment before a crucial deadline.

Contrails: How tweaking flight plans can help the climate

Business News - Thu, 10/21/2021 - 23:07
Why experts say cutting contrails costs less than $1bn a year but may be worth so much more.

Fears over the future of free debt advice

Business News - Thu, 10/21/2021 - 23:01
There is growing concern that free face-to-face debt advice could be cut.