Departing Nationwide boss Joe Garner takes swipe at big banks
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2022 3:44 PM
Joe Garner, 52, is speaking on the eve of his
departure from Britain's biggest building society after six years at the helm.
Don't wait for Rishi Sunak's handouts - our guru JEFF PRESTRIDGE reveals how to save cash NOW
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2022 3:20 PM
JEFF PRESTRIDGE: The Government's £21 billion package to help households cope with soaring energy bills, unveiled on Thursday by Chancellor Rishi Sunak, has widespread approval.
TONY HETHERINGTON: Why did FCA give blessing to Town & Country Law
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2022 2:14 PM
We paid £2,220 for legal documents, but cancelled the agreement during the cooling-off period. We've heard nothing about a refund.
JEFF PRESTRIDGE meets wall of silence over Neil Woodford debacle
An investigation into the fund's suspension, initiated nearly three years ago by City regulator the Financial Conduct Authority, has yet to be completed.
Seven tricks to dodge the storm clouds
threatening your portfolio
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2022 1:54 PM
There are a number of investment tools and rules of thumb that investors can use to steer them through choppy stock markets.
Conservative MP Lucy Allan calls for funeral plans compensation
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2022 1:51 PM
She fears that without such protection, thousands of people could be left with plans that will not pay for the funerals they thought they had bought.
MIDAS SHARE TIPS: We're all talking about shares in utilities
It is certainly worth holding some of these stocks as part of your portfolio, because of their inflation-proofing capabilities and the dividends they pay.
HENDERSON INTERNATIONAL INCOME: 11 years of dividend rises
Ben Lofthouse runs the trust. And he is convinced he has built a portfolio comprising companies that can stand up to economic headwinds.
Should you now throw ALL your savings into NS&I Premium Bonds?
NS&I is finally increasing the number of Premium Bond prizes it pays out every month, boosting its 21million savers' chances of winning.
HAMISH MCRAE: Chancellor Rishi Sunak must try to avoid recession
It is too early to have much feeling for the impact of Rishi Sunak's package. Let's wait until we see what people do, not what economists say they will do.
Ted Baker's US suitor Authentic Brands may pull bid for fashion chain
Ted Baker confirmed last week it was in discussions with 'a preferred counter-party'. It did not name the bidder, but it is understood to be Authentic Brands.
Foreign-owned energy firms siphoned vast dividends as customers struggled
We can reveal that the bulk of the bumper dividend payments overseas was made by Scottish Power to its Spanish owner Iberdrola.
GlaxoSmithKline plans £400m science
campus to grow after firm splits
The drugs giant has been seeking a property developer to transform 33 acres of land it owns in Stevenage into one of Europe's biggest hives for life science start-ups.
Can shares in big beasts of industry power up returns for your portfolio?
The industrials sector is down nearly 16 per cent so far this year. But investment experts suggest there are bargains to be had.
Endeavour Mining suffers bloody nose over executive pay
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2022 1:50 PM
Nearly 30 per cent of shareholders who voted opposed the FTSE100 gold miner's remuneration report.
Sainsbury's faces backlash over staff pay guarantees
ShareAction wants Sainsbury's to become a permanent Living Wage employer by July 2023.
STOCKS TO WATCH: Are energy shares now a buy for the brave?
Deepa Venkateswaran, at stockbroker Bernstein, says the Treasury had 'grossly overstated' the potential its windfall tax could take from renewable energy generators.
The 'Welsh Wizard' has £30m stake
in The Hut Group
Richard Griffiths's position can be revealed amid suggestions that private equity firms may be considering bids.
Financial Conduct Authority accused of withholding court papers
Legal papers signed off by Tory MP Kevin Hollinrake allege the regulator has refused to hand over key documents to the group.
Restaurant chief Hugh Osmond: Cost of eating out is set to soar
The cost of food and ingredients is already squeezing the restaurant trade, the former Pizza Express chief executive said.
Is it time to take out a TEN-YEAR mortgage?
The number of homeowners looking for long-term fixed rate mortgages has soared. The Arrowsmiths fixed a loan for a decade
Royal Mail's masterplan for Sunday parcel boom
The group has hailed the plan a 'revolution' similar to the end of Sunday trading restrictions for shops in the 1990s.
Tech veteran: I'll save semiconductor firm Newport Wafer Fab from Chinese
Ron Black has written to Business Secretary Kwasi Kwarteng with assurances that he has funding for an alternative offer if the deal for Newport Wafer Fab is blocked.
Dancing On Ice skater Alex Murphy talks to ME & MY MONEY
Murphy, a professional ice skater, was let go from the hit BBC TV show in 2020. She is an ambassador for charity Different Strokes.
RAY MASSEY: Isuzu D-Max Arctic Trucks AT35 includes kitchen sink
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2022 1:08 PM
A special expedition-ready version of its new D-Max Arctic Trucks AT35 has been created by Isuzu's UK team and codenamed Basecamp.
ALEX BRUMMER: Chancellor sets trap for Bank of England boss
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2022 12:46 AM
If prices are to be brought down, the unions defeated
and savings kept intact the Bank must move much more decisively to raise rates.
Fast fashion retailer Missguided is on brink of collapse
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2022 12:45 AM
A winding-up petition was issued against it on May 10 by Manchester supplier JSK Fashions.
GlaxoSmithKline receives boost in China
A two-dose course of its cervarix jab was approved for use on Chinese girls aged between nine and 14 in a bid to prevent cervical cancer.
Power giants hit by Chancellor Rishi Sunak's windfall tax fears
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2022 12:43 AM
Sunak hinted that his windfall tax could be extended to electricity companies, which have also seen profits boom as a result of the surge in bills.
Chancellor Rishi Sunak's handouts fuel
rate hike woe
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2022 12:42 AM
Economists fear this could put more money in the hands of consumers who don't need it. If they spend the money on other goods, prices will rise.
Chinese face UK assets probe after call from MPs
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2022 12:41 AM
In a letter to Foreign Secretary Liz Truss, a group of 110 politicians called for an audit of UK assets of Hong Kong and Chinese officials.
Asda owners on verge of dropping their bid for Boots
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2022 12:40 AM
Zuber and Mohsin Issa are getting cold feet after Walgreens - the pharmacy chain's US owner - asked them for more.
Stocks with royal approval warrant your consideration
Assessing the viability of an investment based on its House of Windsor connections may seem a frothy approach, but opting for quality is tried and tested.
What are credit default swaps? Investing Explained
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2022 12:38 AM
At the end of 2021, the US market in credit
derivatives was worth $3.9trillion. The bulk of this was made up of credit default swaps.
Discount retailer B&M finds itself in uncharted territory
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2022 12:37 AM
It will be the last results outing for Simon Arora, who is stepping down. And in January, the family
sold a 4 per cent stake.
MARKET REPORT: Deliveroo and Just Eat shares notable fallers
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 May 2022 12:35 AM
The bank highlighted the cost-of-living crisis, which will probably hit consumers' pockets and lead to fewer takeaways.
Home advantage: It pays to rent out a property if it's near a sports venue
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2022 11:29 PM
From Wimbledon to Silverstone, those living near sporting venues can make a mint from short-term rentals.
How to get a bank loan for your small business - and other ways to raise cash
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2022 11:28 PM
We explain who is eligible for a business loan, how to apply and how long you have to pay it back.
Are buyers looking for More Than This? Surrey Roxy Music home for sale
The Surrey mansion once belonged to Phil Manzanera, the lead guitarist of the 1980s band Roxy Music, and has a current asking price of £5.95m
Six tips to sort your finances as recession fears mount
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2022 11:27 PM
The bad news has come so thick and fast that the Chancellor has now stepped in again, but what can you do to protect your finances?
Can off-market portal Invisible Homes really sell your property for more than Rightmove?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2022 10:05 AM
New property selling portal claims to help sellers avoid 'stale' listings and buyers cut down on annoying calls from estate agents.
Best cash Isas 2022: Where to get the best cash Isa rates and deals
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2022 9:39 AM
We pick our five favourite cash Isas for savers. This is essential Isa reading and is kept up-to-date throughout the year
Best current accounts: Top bank accounts for switching with rewards
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2022 9:33 AM
How hard does your bank account work for you? Here's our pick of the best accounts to make your money work harder, cut down on fees, or get free stuff.
BUSINESS LIVE: Sunak says levy is not inflationary; Vistry buyback
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2022 8:56 AM
The FTSE 100 has closed 0.3 per cent higher at 7,585.5, while the FTSE 250 soared 0.6 per cent to 20,372.52.
Chase Bank gains more than 500k customers in its first eight months
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2022 8:29 AM
The digital banking provider, Chase Bank, has attracted more than 500,000 current account customers in as little as eight months.
Premier Miton profits jump despite market volatility
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2022 5:54 AM
Premier Miton said recent market falls have resulted in some clients withdrawing money, with its asset under management 8 per cent lower than last year at £12.8billion.
SMALL CAP MOVERS: Poolbeg Pharma; Morses Club
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2022 5:01 AM
Morses Club , the struggling doorstep lender, hit the skids again after it said its full-year results, which had been scheduled for release this month, will now be announced no later than 26 August 2022.
Should people on £50k a year get financial advice and start investing?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2022 4:34 AM
Higher earners are not as good with money as they assume and many are risking running out of savings in old age, new research from Brewin Dolphin reveals.
Public electric car charging costs climb 20% since autumn
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2022 4:33 AM
The average cost to complete an 80 per cent rapid charge of a typical family-sized electric car with a 64kWh battery has increased by £4, from £18.81 to £22.81.
Poorest pensioners spend almost a FIFTH of their income on fuel bills
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2022 3:47 AM
Many elderly people are using 'desperate coping strategies' and 'extreme budgeting' to pay essential bills, says Age UK.
Housebuilder Vistry kicks off £35m share buyback
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2022 3:37 AM
The company, formerly Bovis Homes, said it was returning excess capital to investors as it saw 'robust trading' and debt was lower than its £100million target.
Justin Timberlake sells his catalogue of hits to Hipgnosis for £80m
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2022 3:04 AM
The song management firm bought the rights to the ten-time Grammy award-winning singer-songwriter's entire backlog of music
Share trading craze hit by cost of living crisis, warns AJ Bell boss
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2022 1:54 AM
AJ Bell boss Andy Bell (pictured), said the impact of rising inflation was likely to cause 'a potential short-term headwind for inflows' onto its platform.
How to save money on weekends away, dates and after graduation
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2022 1:10 AM
Each Friday, we round-up five tips worth noting that can go a little way to helping you save money, or make money in the midst of sky-high inflation and rocketing bills.
Self-employed twice as likely to be rejected for a mortgage: Here's how to get accepted
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2022 12:54 AM
Nearly a quarter of self-employed individuals have had a mortgage application denied in the past, compared to just 12% of salaried workers
Why the Austin Montego was named most unexceptional car ever
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2022 12:52 AM
The saloon, a popular choice among Britons in the 1980s and early 90s, were ten a penny on our streets but are now on the edge of disappearing from our roads entirely.
A staggering £71.2m of car parts were stolen from motors last year
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2022 12:28 AM
While registration plates were the most commonly taken item, it is almost 40k thefts of precious-metal-laden catalytic converters are causing victims of car crime the biggest financial headaches.
Prudential names ex-Citi banker Anil Wadhwani as its next chief exec
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 May 2022 12:00 AM
Wadhwani, 53, (pictured) will join the company in February next year and will enjoy a £1.25m salary but can also earn double that in bonuses.
ALEX BRUMMER Sunak's energy raid could hit investment in the North Sea
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2022 3:05 PM
The last thing the country needs is yet another tax coming so soon as it does after the April imposition of the NHS and Social Care hike in national insurance.
Billionaire Patrick Drahi faces security probe into his BT stake
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2022 2:43 PM
French billionaire Patrick Drahi (pictured) increased his holding in the FTSE 100 group from 12.1% to 18% in December last year.
Accounting giant EY to spin off audit division from advisory business
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2022 2:40 PM
The beancounter, formerly known as Ernst & Young, is understood to be splitting the audit arm from its wider advisory business.
Private equity pain goes on for Asda: as sales plummet 9.2%
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2022 2:37 PM
Asda, the UK's third biggest supermarket, made £4.6bn in sales from January to March, a 9.2% drop from the same period last year.
Nestle backs out from making a bid for GSK's consumer health arm
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2022 2:36 PM
The Swiss food giant reportedly expressed its interest in buying the pharmaceutical firm's unit when Unilever made its £50bn offer in January.
MARKET REPORT: Rishi's rescue package sparks retail relief rally
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2022 2:32 PM
Ocado, M&S, Next and Associated British Foods all climbed having taken a hammering over concerns about the squeeze on household incomes.
FirstGroup is latest UK firm to fall prey to private equity plunderers
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2022 2:29 PM
The Aberdeen-based bus and train operator, which employs 30,000 people in the UK, has been swooped on by US buyout business I Squared Capital.
The Queen's driving passion: Cars play a major role in the lives of the Royal Family
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2022 1:50 PM
The Queen enjoys driving both rugged and refined 4x4s around the royal estates - and isn't afraid of getting her hands dirty under the bonnet.
Trade revenues boost Wickes as DIY retailer upholds full-year guidance
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2022 9:09 AM
The home improvement retailer, which demerged from Travis Perkins 13 months ago, added that it had gained further market share.
BUSINESS LIVE: Sunak confirms windfall tax; Drahi's BT stake probed
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2022 9:05 AM
The FTSE 100 closed up 42.17 points at 7564.92. Among UK companies with reports and updates are Auto Trader, AJ Bell, Serco and Wickes.
Savers can get 2.5% interest on a one-year fixed bond by using a platform
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2022 9:00 AM
The best one-year fixed interest rate hit 2.35% this week, but savvy savers can do even better if they make the most of the cashback deals offered by savings platforms.
What is a windfall tax and how will it affect my shares?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2022 7:40 AM
Awindfall tax had some time ago become a case of 'when' not 'if', so how much of an impact will this have on share prices for British small investors?
MARKET REPORT: De La Rue exits FTSE 250 as rising costs hit profits
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2022 7:30 AM
De La Rue said its earnings would be hit by the rising input costs as it also cautioned over a 'substantial degree of uncertainty in the outlook'.
Need help with your energy bills? Ask at the Post Office
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2022 7:24 AM
Jenny Cooper from West Bromwich (pictured with Shanara Begum, of Citizens Advice) has been struggling with money. Fortunately, she received expert advice from her local post office today
Tide Bank leaves customers without use of their cards due to 'maintenance'
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2022 5:30 AM
The bank, which has over 400,000 customers, has told cardholders to 'use alternative payment methods' while the maintenance is taking place.
BT shares fall as national security probe into Drahi stake is revealed
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2022 3:02 AM
The UK Government is investigating billionaire entrepreneur Patrick Drahi's growing stake in telecoms giant BT on national security concerns.
Rover 800 supplied to Buckingham Palace in 1993 to be sold at auction
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2022 2:35 AM
The car - a Rover Sterling 827 with a 2.7-litre petrol V6 engine - is rumoured to have been driven around London by Her Majesty.
Car production falls AGAIN in April, SMMT figures reveal
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2022 2:31 AM
There were 7,752 fewer cars made in April than a year ago and the total was 14.7% below the April 2019 pre-pandemic level, fresh figures from the SMMT showed.
Shock as JD Sports boss Peter Cowgill is ousted after 18 years
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2022 2:18 AM
JD said Cowgill (pictured) had stepped down 'with immediate effect' from the retailer he turned into one of Britain's biggest business success stories.
AJ Bell adds 35,000 new customers despite 'challenging' backdrop
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2022 1:59 AM
AJ Bell has continued to grow its customer base following the pandemic-induced boom in retail investing and pulled in £2.8billion in inflows.
Serco boosts profit forecast as it 'replaces' UK Test & Trace revenues
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2022 1:42 AM
Serco told investors profit is forecast to be £225million for the half, approaching levels seen when it was still cashing in on the UK Track & Trace programme.
Should you invest in banks amid higher inflation?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2022 1:04 AM
UK banks have been largely overlooked by investors in recent years amid a period of poor performance. Should investors reconsider as interest rates rise?
Switch equity release to save money as plans hit a record high
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 May 2022 12:49 AM
The number of equity release mortgages on offer has nearly tripled in the past year, hitting a new record high of 1,557.
How to remortgage: Your guide to getting the best home loan
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2022 11:00 PM
Switching mortgage lender when your fixed term ends can save you money - but how does the remortgage process work and what do homeowners need to consider?
A fraudster hacked an old email and spent £6k on a Santander credit card in MY name
The criminals used information and documents I had sent in emails years ago to open a credit card in my name.
ALEX BRUMMER: JD Sports chairman Peter Cowgill falls over
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2022 2:32 PM
As executive chairman of JD Sports, among the most successful of UK retailers, Peter Cowgill (pictured) has led a charmed life.
Kwasi set to probe Beijing takeover of UK chipmaker Newport Wafer Fab
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2022 2:30 PM
Business secretary Kwasi Kwarteng said there would be a 'full assessment' of the £63m acquisition of Welsh microchip maker Newport Wafer Fab.
Musk ally is ousted from Twitter board amid fears takeover will fail
Investors opposed the re-election of Egon Durban, the co-chief exec of private equity firm Silver Lake, at the social media giant's annual general meeting.
Severn Trent to help struggling families pay their water bills
Severn Trent boss Liv Garfield (pictured) said the scheme is expected to cut the bills of 100,000 customers by up to 90%.
Retired staff urged to come back into work to help fix UK jobs crisis
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2022 2:25 PM
James Reed (pictured), chairman of employment agency Reed, said luring them into jobs could pay a 'crucial' role in filling a record numbers of vacancies.
Outgoing M&S boss Steve Rowe leaves on a high after unveiling bumper profits
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2022 2:23 PM
Steve Rowe (pictured), an M&S lifer who stepped down yesterday after six years as chief exec posted its highest annual profit since 2016.
Swansong for departing Pets at Home boss as firm posts record profits and sales
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2022 9:43 AM
Peter Pritchard is being replaced as chief executive from the start of next month by Sky TV's former head consumer officer Lyssa McGowan after four years in his role.
De La Rue set for 'broadly flat' earnings this year
The Hampshire-based company, which also designs identity cards and bank cheques, is forecasting a £5million increase in operating costs.
BUSINESS LIVE: M&S cautious on outlook; Pets at Home beats forecasts
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2022 9:19 AM
The FTSE 100 closed up 38.40 points at 7522.75. Among UK companies with reports and updates are Marks & Spencer, Pets at Home, SSE and Hollywood Bowl.
Volkswagen reaches £193m settlement with UK owners over Dieselgate
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2022 9:00 AM
Volkswagen will make a separate contribution to cover claimants' legal costs and other fees, it added. The case was due to go to trial next January.
Holy Grail' of Ford Capris: RS3100 may sell for record £60k
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2022 8:52 AM
With a guide price of £50,000 to £60,000, it is widely expected to eclipse the previous record figure paid for a road-registered Ford Capri, which currently stands at £55,125.
London-listed firms join rush to relieve urgent US baby formula shortage
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2022 7:19 AM
Danone SA has been doubling shipments to the country while Reckitt has been in talks with regulators in efforts to increase supply, according to reports.
Hollywood Bowl Group sales jump on 'exceptional pent-up demand'
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2022 5:42 AM
The group raked in £100.2million worth of revenue over the period, up from £10.4million by the same point a year ago, new figures show.
ESTA prices will rise 50% to $21 from 26 May
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2022 4:45 AM
Travellers heading to the US will pay an additional $7 (£6) on their ESTA application from 26 May.
Chinese car firm files patent for an EV that's identical to the classic Mini
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2022 3:14 AM
BMW - Mini's parent company - is said to be priming itself to respond, with a spokesperson saying it is 'examining legal action' to protect the famous car design.
SSE rakes in bumper profits in face of windfall tax talk
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2022 3:06 AM
SSE posted a 44 per cent rise in its annual pre-tax profit to £3.5billion today, as millions of households feel the squeeze financially amid soaring energy bills.
When is the best time of day to phone energy firms or banks for help?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2022 2:32 AM
Since launching our Pick up or Pay up campaign, businesses have furiously fought back against claims their customers are forced to spend hours on hold.
What happens when you win big on the lottery?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2022 2:19 AM
Winning a huge sum of money on the lottery may sound like a dream, but experts warn a sudden windfall could create problems of its own, at least in the short term,
Almost £5bn in interest is going astray as inflation batters savers
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2022 2:08 AM
Inflation is at its highest rate for four decades. But savers are far worse off than they were 40 years ago when easy access accounts paid 9.75%.
Former church that is ripe for conversion is for sale for just £50k
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2022 1:54 AM
The former chapel in Cheshire is being sold via auction with a guide price of just £50,000, but it will need much more spent on it to transform it into a comfortable home.
How much did things cost in 1952, the year of the Queen's Coronation?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2022 1:36 AM
As the nation gears up to celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee, here we shares 70 facts about how our finances have changed during her reign.
VICTORIA BISCHOFF: Amazing support for our Pick up or Pay up campaign
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2022 1:26 AM
On Friday afternoon last week, I received a rather excited call from the post room - more than 1,000 letters had arrived for us in just three days.
20 easy ways to earn extra income
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2022 1:24 AM
Have you cut costs so much that nothing more can be slashed from the budget? Then it's time to look at how to increase your income.
SALLY SORTS IT: Clerical Medical won't pay out my late father's £56,986
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2022 1:22 AM
My father passed away last year and all the money due to the estate has been collected, except for £56,986 from a Clerical Medical savings bond.
Law firms in the dock over £125,000 super pay for graduates
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2022 1:12 AM
Clifford Chance is the latest Magic Circle law firm to raise pay for newly qualified lawyers - many of whom are fresh out of university.
Pound slumps again as latest financial data points to a sharp slowdown
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2022 1:10 AM
The closely watched S&P Purchasing Managers' Index fell sharply in May to 51.8. It was a drop from 57.6 in April and its lowest level since last February.
How small businesses and sole traders can save on bills
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 May 2022 12:31 AM
Many small businesses face difficult months ahead as huge energy bill increases add to a cost of living crisis hitting their customers just after the pandemic.
Britons are launching side hustles to deal with cost of living crisis
A third of businesses with fewer than ten employees are now run as side hustles alongside another job, according to a GoDaddy and University of Kent survey.
Glencore to pay £1.2bn in bribery and market manipulation settlements
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2022 4:35 PM
The London-listed mining giant indicated it would plead guilty to charges brought by the Serious Fraud Office in connection with a bribery investigation.
Insurers and banks set to lose billions from climate change
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2022 4:18 PM
The results of a 'climate stress test' showed banks could incur losses of up to £225bn by 2050 while the value of assets held by insurers could tumble 15%.
Banks write off nearly £400m in business loans
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2022 4:01 PM
The value of business loans written off by banks in the UK nearly doubled in the last quarter of 2021 with more than 12,000 companies filing for insolvency in the same period.
MARKET REPORT: Windfall tax plan gives shares an electric shock
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2022 3:54 PM
Chancellor Rishi Sunak is said to be drawing up plans for a windfall tax on electricity generators on top of a hit to North Sea oil and gas producers.
KPMG hit by another fine for botched audits at Rolls-Royce
KPMG has been hit with a multi-million pound fine by regulators for failing to address evidence of bribery while working the accounts of Rolls-Royce.
British baby milk brand Kendamil steps in to help ease US shortage
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2022 3:52 PM
Kendamil, the baby milk brand the Royal Family used to wean Prince Louis, will take part in President Biden's Operation Fly Formula initiative.
Private equity firms on hunt for more bargain UK companies
Vindi Banga, partner in the London office of Morrisons owner Clayton Dubilier & Rice, said private equity would sustain their hunting in the UK.
ALEX BRUMMER: More taxes will only suppress enterprise and investment
The clamour for a windfall tax on energy producers will become ever more shrill after Ofgem warned the energy price cap would rise sharply in October.
Ralph Lauren back in fashion as US luxury brand's sales surge
Ralph Lauren reported full-year revenue in 2021 beyond pre-pandemic levels up 41% to £4.96bn. The figures were boosted by fourth quarter revenues.
Dividends from UK shares keep up with inflation - boosted by oil stocks
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2022 11:52 AM
Dividend payments rose by just over 14% in the three months to end of March to £12bn, according to data from asset manager Janus Henderson.
Royal Mail shares sink again as broker issues 'sell' downgrade
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2022 11:46 AM
Peel Hunt has recommended investors sell rather than buy shares in the postal service giant and has slashed its target price for the group from 500p per share to 307p.
Avon Protection shares plummet after helmet maker drops to loss
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2022 11:11 AM
It said earnings were negatively impacted by rising employee, manufacturing, and freight costs, and lower purchases of its first responder products.
BUSINESS CLOSE: Avon Protection profits sink; Barclays £1bn buyback
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2022 9:03 AM
The FTSE 100 closed down 0.4 per cent to 7,484.4, while the FTSE 250 fell 1.5 per cent to 19,849.82.
Topps Tiles shrugs off rising costs with record first-half revenue
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2022 7:00 AM
The tiles specialist retailer said it had to put up prices at the end of last year, but sales have continued to grow amid strong demand for home improvements.
Citroen Ami EV with a 46-mile range will cost £7,965 in the UK
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2022 6:40 AM
Citroen has revealed the left-hand-drive two-seat model will cost from £7,695 when first deliveries arrive this summer - and the single-seat 'Cargo' van version is £7,995.
Amigo Loans has compensation scheme approved by the High Court
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2022 5:21 AM
The decision represents a massive victory for the embattled lender, whose survival has remained in question over the past two years.
SCHRODER UK MID CAP FUND: Mid-cap trust taking fight to inflation
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2022 4:04 AM
The fund, with a market value of £191million, invests in companies that are part of the FTSE250 (excluding investment trusts) Index.
MIDAS SHARE TIPS UPDATE: Diageo profits from moving upmarket
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2022 4:03 AM
Midas recommended the stock in 2017 at £23.26, since when the price has risen 55 per cent to £35.98.
MIDAS SHARE TIPS UPDATE: Our tip T Clarke lit up Windsor Castle
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2022 4:02 AM
Midas recommended T Clarke in 2017 when the shares were 76½p. They have doubled since then to £1.53 and should continue to gain ground.
MIDAS SHARE TIPS: British Land thriving 70 years after listing
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2022 3:57 AM
The shares were more than £6 before the pandemic. Now just £5.19, they are an attractive, long-term buy.
How do I improve the energy efficiency of my buy-to-let?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2022 3:47 AM
Landlords often get a bad rap for not looking after their rental properties. In this scenario our reader intends to go above and beyond and actually improve their property.
How high will UK inflation go and how long will it stick there?
Inflation in the UK officially reached the highest level in 40 years in April, at 9%, and economists warn the worst is still yet to come.
Home sales drop in April as property market returns to normal
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2022 3:45 AM
HMRC data shows drop in house sales and purchases, as experts claim housing transactions are are returning to levels seen before the pandemic.
Premium Bond savings rates boosted by NS&I from June
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2022 3:23 AM
NS&I will increase the Premium Bonds prize fund rate from 1 to 1.4% boosting the chances of its 21m savers bagging a monthly prize.
Ten most expensive cars sold at auction - and Ferrari dominates
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2022 3:13 AM
Here's our rundown of the most valuable motors to be sold when the hammer dropped in auction rooms featuring seven Ferraris, two Mercedes and an Aston Martin.
Fuel duty: Government rejects petition to cut it by 40%
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2022 1:59 AM
MPs last night rejected calls for a further 40% cut in fuel duty and VAT in a Parliamentary debate, despite increasing cost of living pressures.
Why buying a fixer-upper could cost MORE than a modern home
www.dailymail.co.uk - 24 May 2022 1:16 AM
Buying a property that needs work is often seen as a great way to secure a bargain - but spiralling renovation costs mean it could end up being more expensive.
One-off financial advice offered by Charles Stanley for £900
www.dailymail.co.uk - 23 May 2022 11:00 PM
The offer covers several online guidance sessions with a qualified financial adviser to discuss your circumstances, a personalised plan of action and a follow-up support service.
Bank of England not to blame for soaring inflation, says Bailey
www.dailymail.co.uk - 23 May 2022 2:13 PM
Andrew Bailey (pictured) has hit back at claims that the central bank's actions during the pandemic had served to fuel the rapid rise in inflation.
Estate charges for our freehold house have hit £16k: Can we challenge it?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 23 May 2022 4:12 AM
The estate charges for our home have risen sharply from £6,000 per year in 2018 to a bill for £16,068 annually now.
Uni graduates have TWICE the personal debt of those with no degree
www.dailymail.co.uk - 23 May 2022 1:28 AM
The average graduate takes out £12k in credit after University, compared to £7k for those who didn't attend.
How to invest in making buildings green: Five fund and trust tips
www.dailymail.co.uk - 22 May 2022 11:00 PM
After energy, property is the investment sector with the most planet-saving power, says Becky O'Connor of Interactive Investor.
Will my old employer voluntarily increase my pension as inflation soars?
Two thirds of my benefits were accrued before April 1997. The fund rules don't allow for rises in excess of the Guaranteed Minimum Pension on those, but can be made at the discretion of the company.