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Dear Andrew, your comments on the BBC on Monday 16th October reflect the concerns that many share wi...
Dishoom, London: 8pm. There was still a queue of young professionals chatting patiently waiting to g...
Here’s the fix. The FCA is reviewing banking charges. There will be an announcement in spring next...
“If any branch of trade… be advantageous to the public, the freer and more general the competiti...
A recent speech by Alex Brazier, director of the Bank of England, warned against a new credit bubble...
A happy new world is dawning for all consumers who use financial products...
AIB provides funding for acquisition of 190 homes
AIB Corporate Banking has formed a partnership with Túath Housing Association to fund the acquisition of up to 190 social homes across every county and district in Ireland.
Virgin Money set to enter SME banking market
Virgin Money Holdings UK has announced plans to enter the UK SME banking market in January 2018.
British Business Bank welcomes extra £2.5bn government funding
The British Business Bank has welcomed the extra £2.5bn of government funding, announced in the Autumn Budget.
£11m UTB facility saves developer from considerable funding costs
United Trust Bank’s (UTB) structured finance team has provided an £11m facility to save a property development company from paying considerable funding costs.
Behind the scenes at Metro Bank’s new London store opening
Metro Bank opened its 52nd store in Liverpool Street, London, last Thursday (16th November), with the lord mayor of the City of London Alderman Charles Bowman cutting the ribbon.
Do people underestimate the scale of UK SMEs?
Only 2% of British people realise that SMEs make up 99% of total UK businesses, new research has revealed.
We need to aim higher than ‘a nation of shopkeepers’
I read an interesting newspaper article the other day with the headline: “UK bank scandals are making entrepreneurs reluctant borrowers”.
What are the key changes from the Autumn Budget 2017?
In the first Autumn Budget, the chancellor of the exchequer Philip Hammond has set out the government’s plan for the UK economy.
CYBG reports 6% lending growth
CYBG PLC has reported total lending growth of 6% during the year ending 30th September 2017.
Do enough businesses realise the benefits of asset finance?
Only one in 10 business owners (11%) describe the strength of their companies’ working capital facilities as “very strong”, even though their businesses are performing well, a report has revealed.
Banks join forces to finance Berlin’s Sony Center
Landesbank Baden-Württemberg (LBBW), pbb Deutsche Pfandbriefbank AG and ING Wholesale Banking have provided €625m to finance the Sony Center in Berlin.
Shawbrook Bank revamps website
Shawbrook Bank has announced the launch of its new-look website.
Al Rayan reduces rental rates across discounted variable HPP range
Al Rayan Bank has reduced rental rates across its entire range of discounted variable home purchase plans (HPPs) by 0.25%.
Over 16,000 businesses sign up to Revolut
Digital banking app Revolut has revealed that over 16,000 businesses have signed up to its business account during the past three months.
Coutts launches offset mortgage
Private bank Coutts has launched a new offset mortgage product.
EIB commits €85m to fund Limerick commercial development
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has committed €85m to Limerick City and County Council to fund a commercial development in the city centre.