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TSB announces second Classic Plus interest rate cut to 1.5% in May

17/02/2020 • 12:22 Money Daily Mail  

Customers of TSB's Classic Plus current account will see the amount of interest they earn cut in May, from 3% to …

Investment platform Interactive Investor snaps-up rival The Share Centre for £62m

17/02/2020 • 11:22 Money Daily Mail  

Under the deal, The Share Centre investors will receive 41p in a combination of cash and shares, which is a 40 per cent premium to its closing price …

UK consumer confidence at highest level since 2009

17/02/2020 • 11:14 Money The Guardian  

Households’ optimism over finances and job security rise in February, survey shows Consumer confidence in Britain has risen to the highest level in …

Flat owners unable to sell or remortgage due to cladding crisis

17/02/2020 • 09:21 Money Daily Mail  

Concerns about cladding across Britain followed the Grenfell Tower fire in 2017 as lenders refused to provide finance on homes made of combustible …

FTSE LIVE: Global dividend payouts rise for fifth consecutive year; Holden car brand to be axed

17/02/2020 • 08:20 Money Daily Mail  

The founder of under-fire hospital builder NMC Health has been forced down from the board after a scandal erupted over how much of the company he …

How HSBC digital cheque app use soared over the festive period

17/02/2020 • 07:50 Money Daily Mail  

The number of cheques digitally deposited by HSBC customers using the bank's app scanner over the festive period boomed by 250% compared to normal …

Spotify hacking: How has someone taken over my music?

17/02/2020 • 07:49 Money Daily Mail  

I was listening to music on my Spotify account when I found it had been taken over by someone else and I couldn't listen to my own music. How was …

Could an inheritance tax overhaul hit the Bank of Mum and Dad?

17/02/2020 • 07:49 Money Daily Mail  

Proposed changes to inheritance tax could make it more costly to help children onto the housing ladder, with a proposed 10% tax levied on sums above …

Why must I pay tax on my pension and my savings too?

17/02/2020 • 07:48 Money Daily Mail  

This is Money's pensions agony uncle Steve Webb says most people don't have to pay tax on savings income, although he dubs the system 'absurdly …

Number of private landlords 'shrinks to seven-year low'

17/02/2020 • 07:09 Money The Independent  

Researchers found that average rents across Britain increased to £998 per month in …

Halfords left me with locked lump of useless metal

17/02/2020 • 07:00 Money The Guardian  

I bought a chest of tool drawers for my husband, but it came locked and without keys I bought the Halfords Advanced 6 Drawer Tool Cabinet for my …

General Motors winding down historic Holden brand as it pulls out of Asia

17/02/2020 • 04:33 Money The Telegraph  

EXCLUSIVE: MP urges investors to back Sirius Minerals' takeover by Anglo American

16/02/2020 • 22:00 Money Daily Mail  

Robert Goodwill, Conservative MP for Scarborough and Whitby, said his 'nightmare' would be shareholders voting against the rescue deal next month and …

RUTH SUNDERLAND: Disconcerting to see uncertainty in the boardrooms of our High Street lenders

16/02/2020 • 21:57 Money Daily Mail  

British banking is at a tipping point. Twelve years on from the financial crisis, the Big Four lenders have survived but neither their share prices …

Bank of England Governor Mark Carney could be questioned by MPs about security breach

16/02/2020 • 21:57 Money Daily Mail  

Conservative MP Mel Stride, who is chair-elect of Parliament's Treasury committee, said he would call in outgoing chief Mark Carney and his incoming …

British asset manager Jupiter Fund Management closing in on takeover of its smaller rival

16/02/2020 • 21:57 Money Daily Mail  

Jupiter Fund Management has confirmed its proposed acquisition of smaller rival Merian Global Investors, to boost its UK franchise and create a …

Unilever fires starting gun on review of its health and beauty business

16/02/2020 • 21:57 Money Daily Mail  

The Dove soap-owner wants to offload brands that are growing at a slower rate. Unilever will spend up to a year reviewing the beauty and personal care …

Scottish Power launches 100% green energy tariff

16/02/2020 • 14:38 Money The Guardian  

Firm aims to stand out from ‘greenwashing’ deals misleading consumers Scottish Power is launching a new tariff in which it guarantees that 100% of …

CASH IN THE ATTIC: Don't lose your marbles... they could be worth hundreds of pounds

16/02/2020 • 10:53 Money Daily Mail  

If you have not lost your marbles - but hoarded some old favourites up in the loft you might have a treasure trove worth hundreds of …

STOCK MARKET WATCHLIST: The curse of Woodford spreads tentacles into universities 

16/02/2020 • 10:40 Money Daily Mail  

Data released last week showed a fall in the amount invested in university spinouts. These are where ideas from brainy scientists are turned into …