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Savers brace as Bank of England dithers on interest rate cut

Savers brace as Bank of England dithers on interest rate cut

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail

Long-suffering savers could be hammered this week by an interest rate cut despite signs the economy is perking up.
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Liverpool move for Fabian Ruiz after seeing £47m bid for Real Madrid man fail

2 days ago   |   Team Talk   |   2 articles

Liverpool are plotting the big-money signing of Fabian Ruiz after reports in Spain claimed they had seen an approach for Isco rejected by Real Madrid. The Reds have had the...
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Oldham Piloted Universal Credit 7 Years Ago. Here's The Grim Reality Of What Happened Since

Oldham Piloted Universal Credit 7 Years Ago. Here's The Grim Reality Of What Happened Since

2 days ago   |   Huffington Post

Looking at her dog Zeus staring forlornly up at her hoping for food, Barbara Whitehead feels an overwhelming sense of despair. “If you can't afford to feed yourself, you can't...
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Bank of England's Andrew Bailey will be interviewed in London Capital & Finance inquiry

Bank of England's Andrew Bailey will be interviewed in London Capital & Finance inquiry

3 days ago   |   Daily Mail

New Bank of England governor Andrew Bailey will be interviewed over the financial regulator's stewardship of a £236million collapsed investment firm, it was confirmed yesterday.
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Watchdog under fire as new overdraft rules leave 8m borrowers worse off 

Watchdog under fire as new overdraft rules leave 8m borrowers worse off 

4 days ago   |   Daily Mail

The FCA - whose chief executive Andrew Bailey is about to take over as governor of the Bank of England - has admitted that three in ten overdraft users will pay more under the...
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Digital bank Vive receives banking licence

Digital bank Vive receives banking licence

5 days ago   |   UKTN

Vive, a new digital bank, has received its UK banking licence, with restriction, from the Bank of England. Vive will be launching with personal loans, a fixed rate savings...
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Now one-year fixed-rate bonds take a battering

Now one-year fixed-rate bonds take a battering

6 days ago   |   Daily Mail

Rates have tumbled this year, and are set to fall further if the Bank of England cuts interest rates from 0.75 per cent to 0.5 per cent next week. Experts say the decision...
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Bank of England to consider adopting cryptocurrency

6 days ago   |   The Guardian

BoE joins group of central banks examining pitfalls of relying on electronic money The Bank of England will examine how Britain could adopt a bitcoin-style digital currency as...
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Schools and colleges across England to start offering free sanitary products

7 days ago   |   Money Saving Expert

Free period products have been made available to all state schools and colleges in England from today
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If you are confronting a midlife crisis, put up a fight - and take up boxing

8 days ago   |   The Guardian

At 50, I knew I was trapped in a gentle, terminal decline. But when I stumbled on boxing, I found the challenge I needed Modern life has made us all so ill that we have been...
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Sporting manager Silas dismisses Bruno Fernandes form concern amid Man Utd...

Sporting manager Silas dismisses Bruno Fernandes form concern amid Man Utd transfer speculation

Bruno Fernandes has been heavily linked with a move to Manchester United Sporting have been struggling with an uncharacteristic slump in form, but manager Silas insists it has... Read more ...

Katie Price finally set to divorce Kieran Hayler - 'after sorting out money...

Katie Price finally set to divorce Kieran Hayler - 'after sorting out money issues'

Katie Price, 41, is allegedly finally ready to legally end her marriage to her third ex husband who she split from in 2017 Read more ...

Cardi B Pops Out of Her Dress at Pre-2020 Grammys Gala and Offset Gets Grabby

Cardi B Pops Out of Her Dress at Pre-2020 Grammys Gala and Offset Gets Grabby

Cardi B and husband Offset got naughty at a pre-2020 Grammys gala on Saturday. The "Money" rapper wore a revealing fuchsia and black sequined dress to Clive Davis and the... Read more ...

A couple accused of scamming Warren Buffett pleaded guilty to money...

A couple accused of scamming Warren Buffett pleaded guilty to money laundering as part of a $1 billion Ponzi scheme

The couple accused of scamming Warren Buffett and other investors pleaded guilty to money laundering and conspiracy charges on Friday. Jeff and Paulette Carpoff splurged at... Read more ...

ALEX BRUMMER: Ease the pile-up of projects like HS2 and 5G

ALEX BRUMMER: Ease the pile-up of projects like HS2 and 5G

A consequence of the long Brexit hiatus is that so many of the biggest decisions to be taken by government ended up in nowhere land. Now they are arriving at the door of 10... Read more ...

Former chancellor Philip Hammond joins UK fintech firm Oaknorth

Former chancellor Philip Hammond joins UK fintech firm Oaknorth

Ex-Treasury boss Hammond, 64, will join Oaknorth's board alongside Conservative grandee Francis Maude and former senior regulators Lord Turner and Martin Stewart. Read more ...

Housing market perks up in sign election result has boosted confidence

Housing market perks up in sign election result has boosted confidence

Lenders approved 46,815 mortgages for house purchase in December. Analysts said demand for houses has perked up since Boris Johnson's thumping victory over Jeremy Corbyn. Read more ...

London lags Big Apple in rankings of the world's top financial centres

London lags Big Apple in rankings of the world's top financial centres

Brexit uncertainty has weighed on the capital, data from consultancy firm Duff & Phelps suggested, as only a third of the 245 senior officials surveyed said that London was the... Read more ...

RBS cleared over property developer's claim it ruined his business

RBS cleared over property developer's claim it ruined his business

Oliver Morley had claimed RBS's controversial Global Restructuring Group put him under 'economic duress', which led to some of his properties being seized by the bank and sold... Read more ...

£65,000 per week Swiss rehabilitation centre opens in UK 

£65,000 per week Swiss rehabilitation centre opens in UK 

Paracelsus Recovery, which is led by chief exec Marta Ra , has treated some of Britain's wealthiest businessmen, treats issues ranging from depression to sex, alcohol and drug... Read more ...