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- FCA fines JPMorgan £3.1m
Financial Conduct Authority finds bank failed to keep up-to-date files, which put customers at risk of receiving unsuitable investment advice
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 12:42 pm
- Fears grow over EM sovereign bond bubble
Even investment bankers orchestrating these bond sales are becoming concerned the market is overly frothy as cash-rich fund managers seek out yield
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 9:18 am
- Lloyds cuts St James’s Place stake again
State-backed bank takes advantage of wealth manager’s high share price to continue disposal programme and bolster its capital position
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 8:50 am
- GE eyes consumer finance unit IPO
Jeff Immelt says the US conglomerate is seeking to shrink the assets of its financial services division and possibly list the company publicly
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 1:23 am
- Rating agencies under fire again
Growing number of investors say agencies such as S&P, Moody’s and Fitch have not kept up with improving fundamentals in US housing market
Posted on 22 May 2013 | 11:09 pm
- Withers/Speechly Bircham merger talks collapse
The private client law firms have decided against a merger after nearly two months of negotiations.
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 2:41 pm
- Arigatou Japan! Is Nikkei still world's top equity hotspot?
After partying hard for the last few weeks, investors woke up to a splitting Japanese hangover this morning, but asset allocators still see plenty of potential in the nation's stockmarket.
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 2:09 pm
- How risky and 'suitable' are sustainable investments?
Are sustainable investments riskier than others? Charles Stanley's Stephen Peters and Holden & Partners' Mark Hoskin reveal how they judge suitability and define the possible pitfalls of ethical portfolios.
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 12:48 pm
- Littlewood dodges Japan correction and bolsters gold shelter
William Littlewood, manager of the Artemis Strategic Assets fund, slashed his exposure to Japan ahead of last night's sharp sell-off and increased his exposure to gold.
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 12:46 pm
- FTSE slides 2%: markets crash on Fed & China fears
(Update) The FTSE 100 tumbles 130 points after US Federal Reserve chief Ben Bernanke discusses phasing out the central bank's money printing policy and China issues weak manufacturing figures.
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 11:27 am
- JP Morgan fined £3m for failings
JP Morgan's international bank division has been fined £3m by the Financial Conduct Authority for failures in client advice and record-keeping.
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 1:48 pm
- Concerns over Flybe Gatwick sell-off
Business leaders and politicians are raising concerns over the future of Inverness Airport's links with London Gatwick.
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 1:01 pm
- Duff and Phelps: No Rangers conflict
The firm which acted as administrators for the former Rangers Football Club is cleared of any conflict of interest over its appointment.
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 12:01 pm
- AUDIO: Mothercare 'expecting growth to continue'
Mothercare posted another big loss in the last financial year, but the UK retailer said it was making good progress with its turnaround plan.
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 12:01 pm
- UK first quarter growth unchanged
The UK's economy grew at 0.3% in the first three months of the year, official figures confirm, but concerns remain over the strength of the recovery.
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 11:46 am
- 'Mini-Experian' Callcredit Plots £400m Sale
Fast-growing credit-referencing agency eyes a sale that will reap huge profit for private equity backers, Sky News understands.
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 1:45 pm
- Mothercare Reports £21.7m UK Division Loss
The maternity and babycare retailer is struggling to cope with the competition posed by online rivals and supermarkets.
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 1:26 pm
- Global Markets Down After Bernanke QE Talk
A warning by the Fed chief that stimulus packages may be eased, coupled with weak Chinese data, have spooked stock markets.
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 12:00 pm
- Nissan Recalls 841,000 Vehicles Worldwide
Concerns over steering wheel safety prompt the Japanese car marking giant to issue a third product recall in eight months.
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 10:21 am
- Google Boss: We Follow The Law On Tax
The chief executive hits back after Ed Miliband suggests the internet giant goes to "extraordinary lengths" to limit its payments.
Posted on 23 May 2013 | 9:00 am
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