Could schools close again if Covid-19 cases continue to rise?
Telegraph.co.uk - 30 September 2020 12:00 AM
US election debates schedule: Dates, times and how to watch in the UK
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 11:58 PM
William Hill agrees $2.9bn takeover by Caesars Palace-owner
bbc.co.uk - 29 September 2020 11:57 PM
Owner of the famed Las Vegas casino set to acquire the UK firm after takeover battle.
Joe Biden for 2020 president: Will it be third-time lucky for Obama's right-hand man?
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 11:54 PM
Donald Trump vs Joe Biden policies: How do the Republican and Democratic parties compare in the US election race?
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 11:46 PM
Shell to cut up to 9,000 jobs as oil demand slumps
bbc.co.uk - 29 September 2020 11:44 PM
The move comes five months after it cut its dividend for the first time since World War Two.
Wednesday morning news briefing: Ugliest ever US presidential debate
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 11:35 PM
US election poll tracker: Will Donald Trump or Joe Biden win 2020 presidency?
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 11:34 PM
How shoppers pay two prices for the SAME item in the same store
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 September 2020 11:34 PM
Systems designed to help people social distance, plus the discomfort of wearing a mask, mean many shoppers are keen to buy their groceries and get out of the store as fast as possible.
US election 2020: What date is it, how does it work and what are the key swing states?
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 11:33 PM
Shell to cut up to 9,000 jobs following collapse in oil demand
www.standard.co.uk - 29 September 2020 11:33 PM
Oil giant Shell is to cut 7,000 to 9,000 jobs.
Firms STILL blaming Covid for shoddy service six months into lockdown
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 September 2020 11:19 PM
It is now more than six months since the country first went into lockdown but we found close to 50 major companies are still blaming long call-waiting times or reduced opening times on the pandemic.
As it happened: Blow-by-blow account of Donald Trump and Joe Biden's US election debate clash
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 11:00 PM
UK beef exports to US resume after more than 20 years
bbc.co.uk - 29 September 2020 11:00 PM
The US banned British beef exports in the wake of the Mad Cow Disease scandal in the 1990s.
FTSE 100 falls as Covid 19 cases rise and Trump-Biden election worries loom
www.standard.co.uk - 29 September 2020 10:21 PM
The FTSE 100 was today expected to edge down as investors digested the first Presidential debate between Donald Trump and Joe Biden.
London lockdown rules: The latest Covid-19 restrictions, and what Sadiq Khan has said
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 10:06 PM
What are the new social distancing rules, and when will it end?
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 10:05 PM
How many coronavirus cases have there been in your area? Use our tool to find out
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 10:03 PM
The countries exempt from England's travel quarantine - full list
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 9:59 PM
Latest local lockdown rules for North East England as Liverpool faces new restrictions
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 9:57 PM
Donald Trump criticised for telling white supremacist group Proud Boys to 'stand by' during election debate
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 9:53 PM
Is the UK heading for a second national lockdown? The latest Covid rules as they are updated
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 9:48 PM
UK Covid-19 cases and deaths: how the UK is coping with a second wave
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 9:41 PM
Brexit: Blow to UK car industry in search for EU deal
bbc.co.uk - 29 September 2020 9:03 PM
Documents seen by the BBC suggest key priorities for the car sector have been rebuffed by Brussels.
Extra facility opened for planes grounded by Covid-19
bbc.co.uk - 29 September 2020 8:27 PM
Analysts say it's an indication of more trouble ahead for the struggling airline industry
'I Am Woman' singer Helen Reddy dies aged 78
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 8:01 PM
Disney to cut 28,000 jobs at US theme parks
bbc.co.uk - 29 September 2020 7:36 PM
Prolonged closures and limited capacity at the parks has forced the company to cut its workforce.
Foul-mouthed parrots separated after ruffling feathers
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 7:14 PM
Donald Trump vs Joe Biden: What time is the first presidential debate, and how can I watch live in the UK?
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 4:25 PM
Coronavirus: 'We have next to no income. There is no help for us'
bbc.co.uk - 29 September 2020 4:09 PM
Dejection over latest government help for business has left many small firms fearing for their futures.
Hydrogen-powered train makes UK maiden journey
bbc.co.uk - 29 September 2020 4:02 PM
The Hydroflex made a 25-mile round-trip in Warwickshire, reaching speeds of up to 50 mph.
Universal Credit: Plea not to axe £20 a week ‘lifeline’
bbc.co.uk - 29 September 2020 4:00 PM
The Joseph Rowntree Foundation calls on the chancellor to extend an increase to Universal Credit.
12,000 savers face wipeout as Wellesley Finance teeters on the brink
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 September 2020 3:17 PM
While Graham Wellesley, the 8th Earl Cowley (pictured wife Claire), has his illustrious name and his wealth, some of the investors who flocked to him are facing heavy losses they can ill afford.
'Shameless' insurers urged to pay up over business interruption claims
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 September 2020 3:10 PM
Two High Court judges ruled earlier this month that insurers must pay out under most business interruption policies - types of insurance taken out by firms to protect their income if forced to close.
French Luxury giant LVMH brands jeweller Tiffany 'dismal' in bid row
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 September 2020 3:09 PM
LVMH, whose brands include Dior, advertised by Charlize Theron (pictured), said Tiffany was 'ill-suited for the challenges ahead - its performance has been catastrophic and its prospects remain dismal'.
MARKET REPORT: Ferguson recovery puts dividend back in the pipeline
The FTSE firm, formerly known as Wolseley, said a surge in demand for home improvements and cost-cutting measures helped to cushion the pandemic's blow, giving it confidence to restore its dividend.
ALEX BRUMMER: Royal London is the way to go for LV
Britain's mutual financial groups are a much denuded sector. The board of LV, the former Liverpool Victoria, founded 175-years ago, has some big decisions to make when it meets today.
A Done deal? Brothers seek to buy William Hill shops
Fred (pictured) and Peter Done, the founders of gambling firm Betfred, will make £172m from their 6 per cent stake in the bookmaker, if a takeover by US group Caesars Entertainment goes ahead.
Accounts that offer prize draws could be savers' only hope
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 September 2020 3:08 PM
This week, Nationwide has launched a rival account to NS&I's highly popular Premium Bonds giving savers the chance to win £10,000, on top of ordinary interest.
Under-21s targeted as money mules: Criminals hire university students to transfer dirty money
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 September 2020 3:07 PM
Victims are asked to use their own bank accounts to transfer dirty money, which means they could go to jail for up to 14 years. Students are particularly vulnerable due to a lack of awareness.
VICTORIA BISCHOFF: Stop the funeral sharks profiteering from grief
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 September 2020 3:06 PM
The competition watchdog was so concerned, it launched a review of the £2 billion-a-year sector in 2018 and, only last month, ordered firms to be more transparent.
Could you save thousands by paying to swap your mortgage?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 September 2020 3:05 PM
At the time, the Bank of England base rate - on which interest charges are based - had been steady at 0.75 per cent for over a year, having gradually climbed since 2017.
Rate cuts come thick and fast after brutal NS&I blow
Last week NS&I announced savage cuts to its Income Bonds, Direct Saver and Direct Isa, which will pay just 0.01 per cent, 0. 15 per cent and 0.1 per cent respectively from November.
Grapple for Green Home Grant money as scheme opens up
The Government's Green Homes Grant scheme, offers up to £5,000 towards energy efficiency improvements that could cut bills by up to £600 a year.
Lockdown saw 60,000 Britons cut off from cash machines
Up to 12 per cent of all branches and ATMs closed between April and June, according to the Financial Conduct Authority and Payment Systems Regulator.
Coronavirus: Hundreds of thousands of airline jobs at risk, warns industry body
bbc.co.uk - 29 September 2020 2:37 PM
A body representing 290 airlines warns it will be 2024 before air traffic reaches pre-pandemic levels.
ASK TONY: Bitcoin con cost me £82,532 but HSBC refuses to refund me
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 September 2020 2:05 PM
Last summer I was tricked into transferring my life savings to criminals posing as cryptocurrency brokers. My friends had told me that lots of people were investing in Bitcoin and doing very well.
Sweden charges Italian surgeon with assault over world-first synthetic trachea transplants
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 12:31 PM
Ex-Sainsbury's boss takes key NHS Test and Trace job
bbc.co.uk - 29 September 2020 10:17 AM
Mike Coupe takes over as director of Covid-19 testing amid heavy criticism of the operation.
We reveal how quickly batteries in electric and hybrid cars degrade
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 September 2020 10:13 AM
As the ban on petrol and diesel cars nears, more drivers are considering electric cars. One concern is how long their batteries last, with one Canadian firm measuring battery performance after 1 year.
Love turns to hate as LVMH sues 'dismal' Tiffany
bbc.co.uk - 29 September 2020 9:21 AM
The Louis Vuitton-owner claims jeweller Tiffany is no longer the business it agreed to buy last November.
Eddie Redmayne: 'Vitriol' JK Rowling received over transgender rights comments is 'absolutely disgusting'
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 9:11 AM
Tuesday evening news briefing: Does Boris Johnson know his own lockdown rules?
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 9:06 AM
'This pandemic has left me with nothing job wise'
bbc.co.uk - 29 September 2020 8:56 AM
The coronavirus crisis has eroded young people's confidence in the future, says the Prince's Trust.
What Donald Trump needs to do to win the 2020 election
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 8:38 AM
Kamala Harris: how the Tony Blair of San Francisco made her name and became Joe Biden's VP pick
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 8:02 AM
Nationwide launches savings lottery: Is it a better bet than Premium Bonds?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 September 2020 7:59 AM
Britain's largest building society has launched another savings lottery, giving those who lock at least £100 away for 18 months a one-time shot at winning £10,000.
Best energy deals: How 67 tariffs beat the new Ofgem price cap
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 September 2020 7:43 AM
Of the 67 deals that are currently cheaper than the price cap, the best value option is a standard variable tariff with Outfox the Market and its One Green Flex 4.0 tariff.
B&M discount chain to open up to 45 stores
bbc.co.uk - 29 September 2020 7:11 AM
The discount chain says sales soared during the coronavirus lockdown.
London Capital & Finance associate's horse business collapses into administration
www.standard.co.uk - 29 September 2020 7:01 AM
One of the equestrian companies linked to Spencer Golding, the millionaire accused of receiving millions of pounds from collapsed bond company London Capital & Finance, has been put into administration owing him nearly half a million pounds.
Greggs staff face fewer hours or losing their jobs
bbc.co.uk - 29 September 2020 6:47 AM
The baker says around 50% of its shops have staffing levels too high for current customer demand.
Dacia Sandero gets a stylish makeover but looks set for £1k price rise
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 September 2020 6:26 AM
The all-new model shares a platform with the popular Clio supermini, meaning it should be better to drive, more comfortable and safer than before. But the improvements mean a hike in price.
Hotel Chocolat announces partnership with The Hut Group
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 September 2020 5:56 AM
The Manchester-based firm was in the headlines a fortnight ago after its shares jumped by a third on the day its shares began trading publicly on the London Stock Exchange.
Foreign butchers and bricklayers 'needed in UK'
bbc.co.uk - 29 September 2020 5:41 AM
Shortages in social care staff are also highlighted in a report from government migration advisers.
Britain borrows more in August amid worries over worsening household finances
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 September 2020 5:31 AM
Britons borrowed more on credit cards, loans and overdrafts last month compared to July and saved less, official figures revealed, amid concerns household finances are increasingly under strain.
NS&I to make 'savage' cuts to interest rates and Premium Bonds from November
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 September 2020 5:15 AM
There are fears that a recent recovery in savings rates could be thrown into reverse after National Savings & Investments today took a wrecking ball to its accounts this morning.
France to ban use of wild animals in circuses and marine parks
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 4:35 AM
Blue Whale manager: Facebook is good value but I wouldn't buy Tesla
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 September 2020 4:34 AM
The high-flying Blue Whale Growth fund has reaped the rewards of the US stock market's bounce back from the coronavirus crash.
BBC stars face the sack or their Twitter accounts taken away if they air party political views
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 4:04 AM
Mexico queries US on alleged migrant hysterectomies
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 4:02 AM
SMALL CAP SHARE IDEAS: Litigation Capital Management
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 September 2020 3:49 AM
LCM, the alternative asset manager that specialises in funding legal disputes, to some extent is counter-cyclical in the sense that turbulent markets tend to create opportunities.
Car insurance costs fall to lowest level since summer 2016
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 September 2020 3:44 AM
The average comprehensive car insurance premium has fallen £53 since lockdown began, new research has revealed.
Octopus Energy customers trial eehicle-to-grid technology
As part of this trial, Octopus customers will test charging that essentially turns an electric car into a battery pack that can then power their home 'off-grid'.
Tesco targets 300% rise in vegan meat sales
bbc.co.uk - 29 September 2020 3:41 AM
The retailer wants to boost meat alternative sales by 2025 as part of a sustainability drive.
Best buy savings rates already starting to fall in NS&I aftermath
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 September 2020 3:20 AM
Some 11 savings accounts were cut in two days at the end of last week while a further five closed their doors to new customers, with rate reductions almost certain to continue into this week.
Pandemic sparks rise in Asian poverty for first time in 20 years
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 3:02 AM
HMRC digitalisation: the end of the tax return as we know it?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 September 2020 2:56 AM
HMRC's Making Tax Digital is the future for all UK taxes and for all taxpayers in the UK, and this will inevitably impact how taxpayers handle their data and make their submissions.
Retailers suffer London sales pain as new lockdown looms
www.standard.co.uk - 29 September 2020 2:50 AM
Three of Britain's biggest retailers today laid bare the devastation wrought by the Covid crisis on London trading, giving rise to fresh fears about the impact of a potential second lockdown of the capital.
Greggs attempts to avoid job cuts by reducing hours
www.standard.co.uk - 29 September 2020 2:45 AM
Bakery chain Greggs has warned over looming job cuts as it kicked off a consultation with staff.
'I monitor my staff with software that takes screenshots'
bbc.co.uk - 29 September 2020 2:26 AM
Many have struggled to get to grips with working from home, but would surveillance technology help?
Rishi Sunak's end of furloughing will put the poorest in the greatest danger and hit the economy just as we get the second Covid 19 lockdowns
www.standard.co.uk - 29 September 2020 1:58 AM
Even the right-wing Centre for Policy Studies is worried about the impact on the poor
Sunderland, Dundee and Stoke On Trent see the sharpest rise in housing transactions
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 September 2020 1:26 AM
Sunderland, Dundee and Stoke-on-Trent have seen the biggest jump in housing transactions during the pandemic, according to research by Lloyds Banking Group.
Nissan's Re-Leaf is an emergency international rescue electric vehicle
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 September 2020 1:15 AM
The plug-in vehicle can take electric power, mobile battery supply and a host of rescue equipment to disaster hotspots where mains power has been cut, says the manufacturer.
Covid-19 tests: What you need to know about booking and waiting for results
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 1:11 AM
Do I need to self-isolate? The new law explained
Telegraph.co.uk - 29 September 2020 1:09 AM
What are the five levels of Covid-19 alert in the UK?
Hotel Chocolat posts a loss after Easter was hit by coronavirus
www.standard.co.uk - 29 September 2020 12:53 AM
Hotel Chocolat has posted a heavy loss after enforced store closures hammered sales over the key Easter period.
How good are the cheapest Apple, Google, Nokia and Samsung smartphones?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 September 2020 12:52 AM
This is Money takes a look at some of the best budget phones available, comparing prices and specifications so you can decide which one might be the best deal for you.
RUTH SUNDERLAND: No outrcry over William Hill sale
www.dailymail.co.uk - 29 September 2020 12:49 AM
The company has been highly innovative. What a shame its advances are in the field of online gambling technology, which makes
it trickier to argue it's a great British business that should never be flogged.
First-time buyers: 'Mortgages are so inaccessible now'
bbc.co.uk - 29 September 2020 12:32 AM
As lenders ask for higher deposits, first-time buyers say how difficult it is to get a mortgage now.
Total takes over London's largest electric vehicle charging point company
www.standard.co.uk - 29 September 2020 12:16 AM
French oil giant Total has snapped up a London electric vehicle charging point company off national rival Bollore Group.
Tuesday morning news briefing: Winter flu vaccine shortage
Telegraph.co.uk - 28 September 2020 11:46 PM
Fears for Boohoo shares over potential government clampdown over Leicester scandal
www.standard.co.uk - 28 September 2020 11:20 PM
Shares in fashion group Boohoo were set to come under pressure after brokers fretted about the impact of a possible government clampdown over poor treatment of workers in its Leicester supply chain.
Greggs takes hit from Eat Out to Help Out scheme
www.standard.co.uk - 28 September 2020 10:08 PM
Greggs has said that its sales are slowly recovering since lockdown, but lamented it lost out during the Government's Eat Out to Help Out scheme last month.
Bank of England Deputy Governor says no to negative interest rates
www.standard.co.uk - 28 September 2020 9:53 PM
Bank of England Governor Deputy Sir Dave Ramsden has spoken out against negative rates.
FTSE 100 gains as investors switch to 'buy everything' mode
www.standard.co.uk - 28 September 2020 9:36 PM
Investors once again proved more bullish than the wider picture around the coronavirus crisis, with a mini rally yesterday. That's despite the world coronavirus death toll now standing above one million.
'If you steal music, you aren't a real music fan'
bbc.co.uk - 28 September 2020 4:52 PM
The music industry is trying to clamp down on the latest form of music piracy known as stream-ripping.
Dr Jill Biden: meet Joe Biden's wife and rock behind his election campaign
Telegraph.co.uk - 28 September 2020 4:49 PM
Plastic-eating super enzyme may be the key to beating pollution
Caesars odds-on to win £3bn bid for William Hill
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 September 2020 2:50 PM
Caesars Entertainment, which runs the famous Caesars Palace, has entered 'advanced talks' with the British bookmaker over a cash offer worth 272p per share.
BT to miss broadband target company tells ministers
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 September 2020 2:29 PM
BT has been aiming for a full roll out by the 'mid 2020s' but insisted this was not feasible without more assistance from the Government.
Crispin Odey in the dock over groping claims
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 September 2020 2:22 PM
Odey, a 61-year-old Brexiteer and Boris Johnson ally who has donated vast sums to the Tory party, was charged in May with indecently assaulting a young woman in 1998.
Diageo toasts 'good start' to its financial year
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 September 2020 2:21 PM
The drinks business said it has been buoyed by 'robust demand' in the off-trade, which covers supermarkets and retail stores, despite the continuing impact of coronavirus.
Aldi pledges 4,000 more jobs in the UK with 100 new stores
The supermarket has already hired 3,000 staff this year thanks to booming demand for food during lockdown. The new stores will be opened in London and the south-east.
MARKET REPORT: Chinese ramp up stake in HSBC
The lender's stock jumped as much as 11 per cent higher at one point after insurance giant Ping An increased its holding from 7.95 per cent to 8 per cent.
Self-made petrol station tycoons in £6.5bn bid for Asda
Mohsin Issa, 49, and his brother Zuber, 48, built up their company EG Group from a single garage in Bury, bought for £150,000 in 2001, to a £9billion giant with 5,400 outlets and 35,000 staff.
First-time buyers frozen out of housing market
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 September 2020 11:55 AM
Last month, the proportion of homes sold for more than their original asking price hit its highest level in nearly five years, according to estate agents.
Manual handbrakes are being replaced by electronic parking systems in cars
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 September 2020 11:49 AM
According to a study, just 24% of new models in showrooms today have manual handbrakes with the likes of Honda, Mercedes-Benz and Volvo eliminating them entirely from their vehicle line-ups.
Monday evening news briefing: The messy reality of the 10pm curfew
Telegraph.co.uk - 28 September 2020 9:13 AM
Clocks go back: why do we use GMT - and do we still need to?
Telegraph.co.uk - 28 September 2020 8:28 AM
How do I make sure my CV lands me an interview? 12 tips
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 September 2020 8:10 AM
Competition for an average job listed on recruitment website Indeed has more than doubled since last year - how can you make sure you get bag an interview in this current climate?
Armenia and Azerbaijan step up fighting in fiercest clashes since 1990s
Telegraph.co.uk - 28 September 2020 7:40 AM
Royal Albert Hall avoids making "mass redundancies" with flexible jobs scheme
www.standard.co.uk - 28 September 2020 6:02 AM
The Royal Albert Hall today said it had avoided making mass redundancies through a "flexible lay-off scheme" designed to avoid making job cuts.
The ten key points from Donald Trump's tax returns
Telegraph.co.uk - 28 September 2020 4:38 AM
Frenchman says tattoos cost him kindergarten teaching job
Telegraph.co.uk - 28 September 2020 3:36 AM
Shoppers saw £98m worth of gift vouchers expire during lockdown
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 September 2020 3:32 AM
A quarter of people had a shopping voucher, worth £45.70 on average, that expired during lockdown when many shops and businesses were forced to close their doors.
Only ONE mortgage is left for 90% borrowers
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 September 2020 3:17 AM
Lenders have pulled almost all of their remortgage deals for those borrowing at a high loan-to-value rate, research has found.
Sainsbury's to add delivery slots as orders double in six months
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 September 2020 3:15 AM
The company is extending early morning orders by half an hour to 6.30am and by up to an hour in the evening to 11.30pm 'in most places over the next month'.
Tech Nation beefs up board as it strives to help economy
Eric Collins, a black entrepreneur who helped Barack Obama's start-up diversity drive, is among the four new directors. The others are Hussein Kanji, Annette Wilson and Trecilla Lobo.
Hospitality businesses in last ditch plea
as layoffs begin
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 September 2020 3:14 AM
UK Hospitality, which represents 85,000 bars, pubs and restaurants, said the lack of specific support for hospitality jobs in the Chancellor's recovery plan had 'crystallised decisions on mass redundancies'.
RACHEL RICKARD STRAUS: Insurers still squeeze customers
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 September 2020 2:58 AM
A report revealed just how twisted the insurance industry has become: so desperate are insurers to lure in new customers that they willingly make a loss in the first year of many policies.
Should you ditch energy giants as the age of oil ends?
All this presents a dilemma for investors. Many of us have large chunks of our portfolios invested in the oil and gas sector - often via income funds, which typically hold shares in BP and Shell.
RATHBONE GLOBAL: Hunt on for stocks with 'secret sauce'
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 September 2020 2:47 AM
James Thomson scours the globe looking for companies with potential for strong growth that are currently flying under the radar.
HSBC shares jump on fresh China investment
www.standard.co.uk - 28 September 2020 2:14 AM
HSBC's battered share price bounced back from 25-year lows today thanks to China's Ping An Asset Management again raising its stake in Britain's biggest bank.
Daily Mirror owner Reach's switch to digital starts to pay off
www.standard.co.uk - 28 September 2020 2:07 AM
DAILY Mirror publisher Reach has bounced back to strong pre-tax profits despite a plunge in print advertising that has hit all newspaper groups.
Great Portland Estates shares rise as bargain-seeking investors eye London office giants
www.standard.co.uk - 28 September 2020 2:06 AM
Market report: KKR buys GPE stake with Derwent, British Land and Land Securities also jumping
Will crackdown on £1bn rip-off really cut your insurance bill?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 September 2020 2:01 AM
The Financial Conduct Authority announced that it plans to ensure that insurance companies do not charge existing customers more for the same cover as new customers pay.
MIDAS SHARE TIPS: Dividends for helping Covid fight
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 September 2020 2:00 AM
Investors in the business should be rewarded with income, capital gains and the knowledge that they are funding companies whose work can make a tangible difference to people's lives.
Who are going to be the winners of the mini lockdown?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 September 2020 1:59 AM
When Britain went into lockdown in March, it seemed like a disaster all round for investors. But winners and losers rapidly emerged from the economic rubble.
Shareholders criticise Saga plan to raise £150m lifeline
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 September 2020 1:58 AM
They said the over-50s travel and insurance giant's proposal valued the shares below a recent offer by a private equity consortium. That bid was offering 33p per share, or £375m.
RUTH SUNDERLAND: HSBC's woes a mirror to the world
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 September 2020 1:57 AM
HSBC's shares have halved since January and at 280p stand far below the £10 level of 20 years ago.
Just nine orders for commercial aircraft placed in August
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 September 2020 1:55 AM
The figure represented the worst Ausgust ever and a 59 per cent drop on a year ago, industry body ADS said, and a 92 per cent drop on 2018.
MPs: We were misled by Boohoo boss Carol Kane
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 September 2020 1:54 AM
Carol Kane had assured MPs that third-party manufacturers used by her firm were 'all audited' on a regular basis, to ensure workers were safe and paid the minimum wage.
What are the best duvet COVERS and how do they affect a better sleep?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 28 September 2020 1:42 AM
Most people overlook the most important aspect of a duvet cover in favour of making sure it is aesthetically pleasing - but we reveal what you really need to consider when buying one.
Japan Airlines embraces gender neutral greetings
Telegraph.co.uk - 28 September 2020 1:39 AM
City comment: Selling England by the pound never been cheaper
www.standard.co.uk - 28 September 2020 1:16 AM
How much of corporate Britain is for sale?
Monday morning news briefing: Police start coronavirus spot checks
Telegraph.co.uk - 27 September 2020 11:43 PM
Caesars Palace owner makes £2.9 billion bid for bookmaker William Hill
www.standard.co.uk - 27 September 2020 10:39 PM
William Hill suitor Caesars Entertainment laid its cards on the table today with details of a potential £2.9 billion offer for the UK bookmaker.
Aldi to invest £1.3bn and create 4000 jobs after profits bounce back
www.standard.co.uk - 27 September 2020 9:46 PM
Discount grocer Aldi has pledged to invest £1.3 billion on expanding in the UK after posting a rise in sales and profits.
FTSE 100 follows Asian markets with sharp jump
www.standard.co.uk - 27 September 2020 9:39 PM
The FTSE 100 is forecast to step up sharply this morning as improving investor sentiment in Asia leaks across into European trading.
Trump's former campaign manager Brad Parscale hospitalised after self-harm threats
Telegraph.co.uk - 27 September 2020 8:44 PM
Cardinal Pell reportedly returning to Vatican amid economic scandal
Telegraph.co.uk - 27 September 2020 7:51 PM
Russian-born soldier sues MoD over 'spy fears'
Telegraph.co.uk - 27 September 2020 6:04 PM
High Street hopefuls: The people opening new shops
bbc.co.uk - 27 September 2020 4:14 PM
The entrepreneurs opening High Street businesses during Covid when others have closed or gone digital.
The woman who quit smoking and built a global hypnotherapy firm
bbc.co.uk - 27 September 2020 4:13 PM
Grace Smith used hypnosis to give up smoking, and it inspired her to take up the profession.
Local food heroes: Tesco teams up with Olio
bbc.co.uk - 27 September 2020 4:01 PM
Supermarket chain Tesco has teamed up with the food-sharing app Olio in a bid to reduce food waste.
Pay for TV licence? We'd rather go to jail, say the over-75s
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 September 2020 3:49 PM
We have been inundated with emails and letters from the over-75s voicing their fury at having just been ordered to pay to watch television - many vowing they will not pay this 'disgraceful' tax.
Royal London and LV= in talks about £500m tie-up
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 September 2020 1:56 PM
The potential deal could see the pair combine their life insurance, pensions and asset management divisions. It would mean that LV= would end its 177-year run as an independent business.
Fighting erupts between Azerbaijan and Armenia over disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region
Telegraph.co.uk - 27 September 2020 9:54 AM
Large majority of Swiss reject bid to rein in immigration from EU, says exit poll
Telegraph.co.uk - 27 September 2020 7:35 AM
NS&I plunges into meltdown: Delays as rates tumble
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 September 2020 7:31 AM
We have been bombarded with emails and letters from customers who are at their wits' end after tortuous dealings with call centres. The Bishops (pictured) are trying to transfer their Isas.
HSBC to face class action over money
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 September 2020 7:24 AM
Two American law firms have started building class action law suits against HSBC and Standard Chartered following allegations the banking giants failed to crack down on money laundering.
Southern Water boss nets £538k bonus as cases of pollution soar
The award took his total annual pay and pension to £1.1million. The company said in its annual report that it had 434 pollution incidents in the year to March 31, 2020.
HAMISH MCRAE: Growth is Chancellor's way out
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 September 2020 7:23 AM
Governments cannot create growth by pulling policy levers, but they must avoid silly bureaucratic regulations that inhibit it.
MIDAS SHARE TIPS UPDATE: Amryt drug may be winner
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 September 2020 4:31 AM
Midas recommended Amryt Pharma in 2017 when the shares were 17.5p. The company undertook a six-for-one share consolidation last year so that 17.5p is equivalent to £1.06 now.
Banks set for dividend return: NatWest and Lloyds give hope
www.dailymail.co.uk - 27 September 2020 4:28 AM
Bosses have heralded their rock-solid balance sheets as regulators at the Bank of England prepare to review the ban on payouts to shareholders.
Remains of 117 Chinese soldiers killed in Korean War returned
Telegraph.co.uk - 26 September 2020 11:25 PM
Teenager arrested in Birmingham over alleged assault on police officer
Telegraph.co.uk - 26 September 2020 9:51 PM
North Korea warns of naval tensions during search for slain South Korean
Telegraph.co.uk - 26 September 2020 8:29 PM
My Money: 'Hollie thinks she spent less than me'
bbc.co.uk - 26 September 2020 4:57 PM
Jay and Hollie from Liverpool take us through their week's spending.
Pizza duo snap up bargain sites for expansion
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 September 2020 3:01 PM
Hugh Osmond, who runs Coppa Club owner Various Eateries, and David Page, who owns Franco Manca and The Real Greek restaurants, have been eyeing venues vacated by struggling businesses.
Payment holiday CAN affect home loan, says Minister
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 September 2020 3:00 PM
John Glen has said a payment holiday may impact a lender's 'willingness to provide credit' - even though Ministers previously promised that borrowers would not be affected.
Boss of Sage calls on Government to boost talent pool
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 September 2020 1:50 PM
Steve Hare responds to the bold plan being dreamt up behind the scenes by Dominic Cummings, the Prime Minister's chief adviser, to create Britain's own tech behemoth with a question of his own.
Rolls-Royce in £1 share offer as it raises crisis cash
City sources said it was considering pricing the cash call at £1 per share - 35 per cent below Friday's closing price of £1.54. The hefty discount would encourage investors to back the aerospace giant
Odds shortening over £6bn each-way bet on William Hill
Private equity firm Apollo and Caesars Entertainment are fighting it out to buy the British bookmaker. The shares shot up 43 per cent, valuing William Hill at £3.3billion.
I paid lunch fees ahead of lockdown but the nursery won't refund me the money - what can I do?
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 September 2020 3:52 AM
A reader has asked if there is any further recourse in the event that a nursery doesn't refund lunch money which was paid before lockdown
Matt Ratana: Croydon police officer thought custody role was 'safest option' before retirement
Telegraph.co.uk - 26 September 2020 3:33 AM
Boohoo bosses face calls to quit in wake of sweat-shop scandal report
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 September 2020 12:54 AM
Investigators led by Alison Levitt QC revealed 'excessive' hours, life-threatening conditions and illegally low pay across much of the fast fashion giant's supply chain.
Kuwaitis eye stake in Rolls-Royce as it reports a record £5.4bn loss
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 September 2020 12:52 AM
Rolls believes business will not pick back up to 2019 levels until 2025. It has already announced plans to cut 9,000 jobs and said factories in Nottinghamshire and Lancashire will close.
MARKET REPORT: Brothers hit the jackpot after William Hill bidding war
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 September 2020 12:51 AM
Fred and Peter Done, who founded rival bookmaker Betfred, built a 6 per cent holding in William Hill this year. They are now sitting on a tidy profit after the firm was thrust into the centre of a takeover battle.
Mike Ashley spent nearly £2m on helicopter and plane travel last year
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 September 2020 12:50 AM
Ashley's extravagant travel bill of £1.9m in the year to April 29, 2019 - disclosed in accounts published by his firm Mash Holdings - was down from £2.1m the previous year.
Shaftesbury scraps dividend as worries grow over new virus curbs
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 September 2020 12:48 AM
The FTSE 250 firm, which owns much of London's Covent Garden (pictured), cancelled the payout as it revealed that less than half of rents owed by struggling tenants had been collected in the first half.
Ineos boss Sir Jim Ratcliffe escapes to Monaco tax haven
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 September 2020 12:46 AM
The city state on the French Riviera is listed as the 67-year-old's main home, replacing Hampshire, according to filings published by Companies House this week.
ALEX BRUMMER: Boohoo scandal shows how profits triumph over governance
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 September 2020 12:45 AM
Reports of problems in Leicester clothes factories date began in 2015, but Boohoo's board, dominated by executive chairman Mahmud Kamani (pictured), never confronted the issues.
PUNT OF THE WEEK: Bluebird Merchant Ventures reopens old gold mines
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 September 2020 12:42 AM
Bluebird is in the process of buying 100 per cent of its projects in South Korea from joint venture partner Southern Gold. This week it said there is local support to restart a Philippines project.
TRUST WATCH: Temple Bar Investment
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 September 2020 12:40 AM
After its manager Alastair Mundy of Ninety One took a leave of absence due to ill health in April, Temple Bar Investment Trust has appointed Nick Purves and Ian Lance of RWC to run the trust going forward.
DIRECTOR DEALS: Superdry boss Julian Dunkerton buys £1.36m of shares
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 September 2020 12:38 AM
Dunkerton, 55, hoovered up about 1m shares in multiple transactions for between 136p and 139p each. He now owns 19.7 per cent of the firm, which he co-founded in 2003 with friend James Holder.
Eastern promise: China's love of luxury could spice up your portfolio
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 September 2020 12:37 AM
If you want a guide to the latest trends in China's stock market, the must-have items for stylish and moneyed young women provide some of the best clues.
Child Trust Funds: 200,000 disabled children may be locked out
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 September 2020 12:15 AM
As many as 200,000 severely disabled children over the next eight years could potentially be locked out of their Child Trust Funds unless their families pay hundreds or even thousands of pounds.
Is it worth buying a dashcam? How footage could help insurance claim
www.dailymail.co.uk - 26 September 2020 12:05 AM
The popularity of dashcams has sky-rocketed in recent years, with motorists using the devices to protect themselves on the road, deter thieves and capture unusual driving behaviour.
Have DIY stores run out of shed paint?
Early in lockdown, I did what thousands of Britons did: cleared out the garage. Among all of the junk, I found a pot of black Cuprinol Ducksback 5-year Waterproof paint. So I painted the shed.
Cadets among 26 people killed in Ukraine military plane crash
Telegraph.co.uk - 25 September 2020 7:46 PM
Princess Eugenie is pregnant with her first child
Telegraph.co.uk - 25 September 2020 7:13 PM
Three people killed in fire at Huawei facility in China
Telegraph.co.uk - 25 September 2020 7:05 PM
Football team apologises for 'severely misjudged' decision to sign convicted domestic abuser
Telegraph.co.uk - 25 September 2020 1:08 PM
Decision in Julian Assange extradition case won't be made until after US election
Telegraph.co.uk - 25 September 2020 12:31 PM
Andrew Neil turns down BBC to head up new television channel
Telegraph.co.uk - 25 September 2020 12:17 PM
Police officer shot dead at station in Croydon named as Matt Ratana
Telegraph.co.uk - 25 September 2020 9:56 AM
Bluetooth heart monitor implant for Southampton firefighter in UK first
Telegraph.co.uk - 25 September 2020 9:52 AM
Friday evening news briefing: Police officer shot dead at station in Croydon by detainee
Telegraph.co.uk - 25 September 2020 9:08 AM
Will Winter Economy Plan save jobs and how does it work? This is Money podcast
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 September 2020 7:54 AM
There won't be another budget this year. Instead, we had the Winter Economy Plan unveiled this week as fears over a second wave of coronavirus infections takes hold.
Small firms in legal threat over Yell hard-sell tactics
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 September 2020 7:49 AM
Furniture store-owners Andy and Sally Meakin (pictured) paid Yell nearly £200 per month for various services after a sales rep promised the phone would be 'red hot', but now say they feel 'foolish'.
Two injured in Paris attack near the former offices of Charlie Hebdo
Telegraph.co.uk - 25 September 2020 7:36 AM
SMALL CAP MOVERS: Various Eateries to capitalise on hospitality crisis
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 September 2020 6:34 AM
Various Eateries raised £25million on Friday and said it will use the proceeds to expand its portfolio through opportunistic acquisitions.
How to make your home green and add value to it
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 September 2020 5:48 AM
It seems that many of us are looking forward to a greener lifestyle. One way to do this is by saving hundreds of pounds each year on energy bills by making your home more environmentally friendly.
Marcus Bank cutting its easy-access rate to 0.7%
www.dailymail.co.uk - 25 September 2020 4:32 AM
Marcus, which launched to much fanfare in summer 2018, has cut the rate from 1.5% and the beginning to 1.3, 1.2 and then 1.05%, and this marks its deepest change yet.
Property tech start-up OneDome raises £5m to expand
www.standard.co.uk - 25 September 2020 3:28 AM
A London-based property-tech firm has raised £5 million to expand from a series of investors, including Reuben Brothers Capital.
Hotel Rwanda 'hero' admits forming armed group behind deadly attacks
Telegraph.co.uk - 25 September 2020 3:24 AM
Boohoo's founder-chairman Mahmud Kamani has to quit after scathing report on Leicester scandal
www.standard.co.uk - 25 September 2020 3:12 AM
As they say, the fish rots from the head.
Revolution Bars eyes potential CVA that could see some sites close
www.standard.co.uk - 25 September 2020 2:55 AM
Revolution Bars is considering a restructure that could see parts of its estate close, the chain said on Friday.