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Eurozone economy enjoys its best year in a decade with...

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 13:11
This is the eurozone´s best performance since 2007, when the global crash happened, when it achieved 3% growth.

Divorcing couples are battling over hidden Bitcoin

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 12:14
One investor bought £80,000 of cryptocurrency in November 2016, which was worth £1m in December 2017 and is now worth around £600,000 - and now his wife wants a slice.

Sir Paul Tucker to release a must-read book

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 11:45
Ex-Bank of England deputy governor Sir Paul Tucker, 59, is releasing a book, Unelected Power: The Quest For Legitimacy In Central Banking And The Regulatory State

ALEX BRUMMER: Mayhem on Wall Street should be tamed

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 11:44
After the market mayhem on Wall Street come the recriminations. The only certainty about recent events is a recognition that inflation is rebounding and that is having an effect on interest rates.

Rogue traders are manipulating indexes

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 11:34
Rogue traders are manipulating indexes linked to Wall Street’s fear gauge, a whistleblower has said, causing multi-billion pound losses to investors every year

MIDAS SHARE TIPS: How to invest when FTSE falls

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 11:33
Last week’s rollercoaster ride on the stock market was nerve-jangling, especially given predictions of more volatility ahead. Investors are advised to own a broad spread of shares.

ALLIANZ TECHNOLOGY TRUST: Price has reduced stake in Apple

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 11:32
In an investment career spanning more than 40 years, technology fund manager Walter Price has seen it all – including the emergence of market bubbles and their bursting.

Fewer people bought second-hand motors last year

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 11:17
Some 8.2 million used cars changed hands in 2017, the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders confirmed, which is 87,000 fewer than the year previous.

New savings deals are being offered by banks

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 11:04
Banks and building societies are launching a steady stream of new savings deals in response to talk of a series of interest rate hikes this year.

Homeowners look to face a £500 increase on their mortgage

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 10:54
Homeowners could face a £500 increase in their mortgage bills this year, experts warn. Banks have started pulling their best deals after the Bank of England signalled the end of low interest rates.

We go to a Bitcoin seminar that says it will make you rich

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 10:26
We went undercover to find out what the people who run Bitcoin seminars are telling savers about the risky investing craze that has got everybody talking.

Tricks to keep your home safe from burglary

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 10:22
We try a burglar computer simulation that shows how to keep your home safe. More than one in ten house insurance claims are for theft or burglary.

Alzheimer's sufferers stripped of vital care funding

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 10:19
Alzheimer's and Parkinson’s sufferers are being stripped of vital care funding and turfed out of their nursing homes by cash-strapped local health authorities, our investigation has found.

Telecoms watchdog accuses BT of 'complacency'

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 10:12
The head of the telecoms watchdog has accused BT of ‘complacency’ and urged it to spend more on the nation’s broadband network.

ASK TONY: TalkTalk charged me for broadband I couldn't use

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 09:57
I transferred my internet service to TalkTalk recently, but within an hour or so, I lost broadband and landline connections completely. Since then, I’ve had to rely on a very old mobile phone.

Avoid mileage penalties on your car finance deal

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 09:54
The Consumer Credit Act 1974 states that as long as half of payments have been made and the car is handed back in good condition there should be nothing more to pay. However, there are risks.

Switch your help to buy isa to a lifetime isa

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 09:49
Savers putting aside money for their first home have just over two weeks to take advantage of a quirk that can add hundreds of pounds to their pot.

One-year bonds now pay 1.95 per cent

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 09:44
Rates on fixed-rate bonds are rising as new banks compete for your money. It’s good news for savers looking to roll over their one-year bonds while they wait for rates to rise.

Natwest apologises for overdraft message error

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 09:41
Natwest has written to customers warning them that they have exceeded their overdraft limit and could face extra charges — when they haven’t.

GKN gears up to dish out £2.5bn in cash to shareholders

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 09:35
The FTSE 100 listed company is funding the payouts by using cash saved from cost cutting and the sale of its Power Metallurgy arm.
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