Business & Finance

Andrew Bailey speech: Culture in financial services – a regulator’s perspective

In his last speech as Chief Executive of the Prudential Regulation Authority, Andrew Bailey explains the importance of culture to both prudential and conduct financial regulators

Pound rallies on stronger UK inflation, USD weakened by Fed dovishness

Pound Sterling (GBP) Exchange Rate Bolstered by Improved UK CPI

Despite poor UK industrial and manufacturing production figures the Pound began to regain ground against rivals ahead of the weekend.

Low-income workers urged to claim tax credits before universal credit arrives

Across the country the one million people in low-paid jobs who have yet to apply for tax credits should hurry up and do so before it’s too late and universal credit arrives in their area

GBP remains soft, Panama Papers boost risk aversion

Pound Sterling (GBP) Exchange Rate Out of Favour on Growth Worries

Confidence in the Pound has not especially improved this week

How to Hang On to Talented Tech Employees

Employees come and go. That’s the way of the world, unfortunately. But it doesn’t have to be that way!

A guide to tax on limited company property transfers

Are you transferring private property assets into a limited company? Make sure you know about your tax liabilities.

Law firm says AVIVA’s cash-for-crash claims are ‘bogus and politically-motivated’

AVIVA is being challenged on its latest cash-for-crash fraud data by independent personal injury law firm Thompsons Solicitors

GDP growth in Q4 delivers a positive surprise

By Martin Beck, senior economic advisor to the EY ITEM Club:

Upward revisions to GDP growth point to the economy carrying greater momentum

Pension freedoms one year on: UK pensions ‘too complex’

Pension system still too complex say investors and savers

One year on from new pension freedoms taking effect, research

Shepherd Market: Mayfair’s Hidden Village with Huge Potential

Mayfair’s residential property market has gone from strength to strength in recent years, with the average price per square foot witnessing an impressive increase of 47.3 per cent in the past decade.

UK ISA portfolios do not match investors’ appetite for risk, new research shows

• 70% of nation’s ISA investments are in sectors with top risk ratings of Five to Six
• But research shows only 9% of UK adults rate their risk appetites as Five to Seven

Pension Freedoms spark £800m property injection

But just 10% of over 55s have accessed their pension

Property is the most popular destination for cash withdrawn from pensions