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Investors braced for another week of turmoil on markets

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 15:16
Closely-watched US economic figures are due out and analysts have warned investors may run for the hills if prices are rising faster than expected.

The older generation are stepping in to help youngsters

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 14:35
With many youngsters struggling to pay for university tuition fees and housing costs soaring, the older generation is increasingly stepping in to help out. Here's how to do it.

Range Rover's new hybrid tackles China's Tianmen Mountain

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 14:09
The electric Range Rover Sport became the first off-roader to ascend the death-defyingly steep 99 hairpin turns and 999-steps of one of China’s most revered national landmarks.

Barclays Bank charged with fraud over loan to Qatar

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 14:08
The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has charged Barclays Bank in regard to a loan provided to the State of Qatar in 2008.

Stock market stress cure for jittery investors

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 14:06
After nine years of soaring stock markets, global share prices have stumbled, leaving investors jittery. We outline key remedies to fight stock market stress.

House prices down by 0.4% despite losses in South East

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 14:00
The average price for a UK price home has remained above the £300,000 mark, despite costs falling below what they were in January 2017, according to the latest House Price Index.

Sports Direct to introduce e-sports to stores

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 12:46
Mike Ashley's Sports Direct has tightened its hold of the video game world by upping its stake in Game and revealing plans to open e-sport arenas in its stores.

Start-up tips from Innocent Drinks founder Richard Reed

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 12:15
The story of Innocent and how three founders got it off the ground is a classic of 21st century British entrepreneurship. We speak to Richard Reed to get his tips for aspiring start-ups.

Battle of the smartphone current accounts - Monzo compared

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 11:56
Monzo is the latest challenger to launch its current account. Does it deserve all the hype and are there any better options? We compare it to the likes of B and Starling Bank.

Wood Group secures multimillion dollar Saudi oil contract

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 10:58
Energy and engineering services firm Wood has clinched a 'multimillion-dollar' contract with the oil giant Saudi Aramco, sending the company's shares up 1.75 per cent from 10.6p to 616p.

Britain pays retirees worst state pension

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 10:36
The basic payout of £122.30 a week is the least generous in the West – worth just 29 per cent of average earnings.

Five money-saving energy myths busted

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 10:35
To combat the cold do you usually whack the heating on high, or leave it on a low all day? If so instead of keeping the home warmer for longer and saving money, you could be wasting money.

Russell Hobbs distributor sees share price plunge 30%

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 10:08
Revenue fell to £48.4 million in the six months up to January 2018 for UP Global Sourcing Holdings, known as ‘Ultimate Products’ - the company markets Russell Hobbs, Salter and Dreamtime.

RAY MASSEY: Mitsubishi’s Eclipse Cross new in SUV market

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 09:17
I drove the nifty all-wheel-drive 1.5 litre direct injection turbo-charged petrol Eclipse Cross 4 - linked to an agile 8-speed continuously variable (CVT) gearbox.

Tesco hatches plan to spin-off separate cut-price chain

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 09:07
Tesco is exploring the possibility of launching a cut-price supermarket chain to challenge the growing threat of German discounters Aldi and Lidl.

A trip to Anguilla should be on your bucket list in 2018

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 08:54
Last year, the Caribbean took a double hit from huge hurricanes, but research suggests some destinations are up to 20% cheaper.

TONY HETHERINGTON: My battle with lung cancer and Vitality

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 08:27
Last March, I was diagnosed with lung cancer. I was matched to a biological drug to which I am responding well. But Vitality Health has advised it will only cover this treatment for 12 months.

Changing your mortgage could mean big savings

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 08:10
A reluctance to change loan provider is costing homeowners a staggering £10bn a year – matching the annual cost of online fraud in the UK. But changing could save them £4,700 a year.

Ferrari 275 and Shelby Cobra untouched for 27 years found

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Mon, 02/12/2018 - 08:07
Collectible car finders running the Barn Find Hunter YouTube channel sourced the untouched beauties - though found mice had made themselves at home in the forgotten motors.

Pressure on City watchdog over Royal Bank of Scotland

lbWepZaFvATzSCKT - Sun, 02/11/2018 - 21:55
The Financial Conduct Authority’s report into the bank’s Global Restructuring Group has been released in summary form. But there are calls for the entire document to be made public.
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