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  1. Views sought on future of public service broadcasting

    Irishtimes.com - Business 01.17 / 17:54 www.irishtimes.com
    Committee wants to explore role of independent producers and new digital…
  2. Bitesize Business: hard Brexit, tech deals and a lack of diversity

    Business & Finance brings you the day’s Irish business news in brief. The post Bitesize Business: hard Brexit, tech deals and a lack of diversity appeared first on Business & F…
  3. Retail assets drive €4.5bn investment market turnover

    Irishtimes.com - Business 01.17 / 16:52 www.irishtimes.com
    Investors from Europe, Middle East and Far East entered Irish market, says BNP…
  4. Daisy picks HP for £3.5m disaster recovery upgrade

    Channelweb.co.uk - Business 01.17 / 16:34 channelweb.co.uk
    Daisy will be installing 6,000 new desktops to all of its 13 nationwide work area recovery sites …
  5. More financial companies may relocate following Brexit speech

    Irishtimes.com - Business 01.17 / 14:50 www.irishtimes.com
    Commercial property commentator says Theresa May seemed to indicate an end to passporting in Tuesday’s s…
  6. Theresa May's Brexit plan 'alarming for businesses in both UK and Ireland'

    The UK will negotiate a new customs union deal for with the EU but will leave the single market, the Prime Minister has…
  7. Bank bosses prepare for the worst following Brexit

    Hitc.com - Business 01.17 / 14:12 hitc.com
    Finance executives say they are preparing for the worst on Brexit as Prime Minister Theresa May signaled she plans to pull the U.K. out of the European single…
  8. Asia-Mediterranean rates rises ‘only temporary’

    Lloydsloadinglist.com - Business 01.17 / 14:12 lloydsloadinglist.com
    Weakness in Turkey and Egypt will limit demand in 2017 and more big container ships entering the trade will also suppress freight…
  1. Views sought on future of public service broadcasting

    Irishtimes.com - Business 01.17 / 17:54 www.irishtimes.com
    Committee wants to explore role of independent producers and new digital…
  2. Retail assets drive €4.5bn investment market turnover

    Irishtimes.com - Business 01.17 / 16:52 www.irishtimes.com
    Investors from Europe, Middle East and Far East entered Irish market, says BNP…
  3. Daisy picks HP for £3.5m disaster recovery upgrade

    Channelweb.co.uk - Business 01.17 / 16:34 channelweb.co.uk
    Daisy will be installing 6,000 new desktops to all of its 13 nationwide work area recovery sites …
  4. More financial companies may relocate following Brexit speech

    Irishtimes.com - Business 01.17 / 14:50 www.irishtimes.com
    Commercial property commentator says Theresa May seemed to indicate an end to passporting in Tuesday’s s…
  5. Theresa May's Brexit plan 'alarming for businesses in both UK and Ireland'

    The UK will negotiate a new customs union deal for with the EU but will leave the single market, the Prime Minister has…
  6. Bank bosses prepare for the worst following Brexit

    Hitc.com - Business 01.17 / 14:12 hitc.com
    Finance executives say they are preparing for the worst on Brexit as Prime Minister Theresa May signaled she plans to pull the U.K. out of the European single…
  7. Asia-Mediterranean rates rises ‘only temporary’

    Lloydsloadinglist.com - Business 01.17 / 14:12 lloydsloadinglist.com
    Weakness in Turkey and Egypt will limit demand in 2017 and more big container ships entering the trade will also suppress freight…
  8. Morgan Stanley sees glass 'half full' attitude as profit propels past forecasts

    Hitc.com - Business 01.17 / 14:11 hitc.com
    Morgan Stanley was expected to post fourth quarter earnings of 65 cents a share on revenue of $8.47…
  1. HSBC warns a tough Brexit deal will hurt European economies

    Ibtimes - Companies 01.17 / 12:22 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    HSBC boss says access to cash will fall across Europe if the UK is handed a hard…
  2. Ford recalls 4,500 Kuga cars in South Africa after dozens burst into flames

    Ibtimes - Companies 01.17 / 00:04 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    Pressure to act has mounted on US car giant after one driver was burned…
  3. Rolls-Royce settles bribery charges for £671m

    Ibtimes - Companies 01.16 / 18:15 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    The FTSE 100 engine manufacturer agrees deal with the Serious Fraud Office and US Department of…
  4. Theresa May and Boris Johnson welcome Donald Trump's quick UK-US trade deal

    Ibtimes - Companies 01.16 / 17:53 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    UK prime minister and foreign secretary reacted to interview from former cabinet minister Michael…
  1. 5 Overvalued Stocks Driven by Sterling Weakness

    Morningstar.co.uk -Markets 01.17 / 15:47 www.morningstar.co.uk
    As British American Tobacco confirms it will buy rival Reynolds American, we look at BATs and four other overvalued stocks boosted by the weak…
  2. FTSE LIVE: Footsie down 30 points but pound edges higher

    Thisismoney.co.uk -Markets 01.17 / 09:15 www.thisismoney.co.uk
    Early on the FTSE 100 index was down 30 points at 7,298.6 - having ended its winning streak …
  3. Morningstar Fund Ratings: Weekly Round-up

    Morningstar.co.uk -Markets 01.16 / 18:00 www.morningstar.co.uk
    ANALYST RATINGS: New fund ratings and rating updates for Capital Group, Legg Mason and Aberdeen Asset…
  4. The Oil Man: Oil price, Hurricane, Independent

    Iii.co.uk -Markets 01.16 / 17:59 www.iii.co.uk
    Oil industry analyst Malcolm Graham-Wood has seen it all. He gives Interactive Investor his opinion on the sector's top stories. Article Analysis and Commentary ii Malcolm Graham-Wood (ii AUIIT) …
  5. Investors Seek Out Utilities Stocks with Dividend Growth

    Morningstar.co.uk -Markets 01.16 / 17:53 www.morningstar.co.uk
    Utilities stocks join the most popular stocks list last month, thanks to their income potential - alongside 2016 winners oil miners and troubled banking…
  6. One chart that explains the pound’s decline…

    Cityindex.co.uk -Markets 01.16 / 17:52 www.cityindex.co.uk
    One chart that explains the pound’s decline… While Theresa May’s speech is hogging the limelight and being blamed for the sharp decline in the pound at the start of this week, it […] Kathleen Brook…
  7. Tool hire firm Lavendon shows its suitors why it's worth fighting with 8% sales surge

    Thisismoney.co.uk -Markets 01.14 / 09:18 www.thisismoney.co.uk
    Tool hire firm Lavendon showed its suitors why it is worth fighting for after reporting better than expected…
  1. Savings update: easy-access deals continue to improve

    Moneywise.co.uk -Personal Finance 01.17 / 17:02 www.moneywise.co.uk
    Sylvia Morris savings-piggy-bank.jpg Rates on easy-access accounts continue to edge up marginally. Nottingham BS has launched its eSaver Instant issue 6 at 1.02% before tax. RCI Bank has also pushed its Freedom Account rate up to 1.02%. Rates on easy-access accounts continue to edge up marginally. Nottingham BS has…
  2. Why you need to spend old-style £5 notes before May 2017

    Thisismoney.co.uk -Personal Finance 01.17 / 15:48 www.thisismoney.co.uk
    High street banks are not obliged to exchange them after the May deadline, but the Bank of England has a legal obligation to do…
  3. The 20 car names you're probably saying wrong

    Thisismoney.co.uk -Personal Finance 01.17 / 15:27 www.thisismoney.co.uk
    Don't look foolish next time you reply to someone who asks what car you drive - this list of the 20 most commonly incorrectly enunciated cars will tell you how you should be saying that obscure…
  4. Is Npower's four year energy fix deal worth taking?

    Thisismoney.co.uk -Personal Finance 01.17 / 14:46 www.thisismoney.co.uk
    The new 'super fix' tariff from Npower costs an average of £1,130 per year and is only available to those with a standard …
  5. Ford Mondeo vs Skoda Superb vs Volvo S60: Best in test

    Thisismoney.co.uk -Personal Finance 01.17 / 13:04 www.thisismoney.co.uk
    When you think of premium large cars your mind will probably cast to the Audi A4, BMW 3 Series or Mercedes-Benz C-Class. But these three models are lower cost…
  6. Equity release lending hits record high in 2016

    Moneywise.co.uk -Personal Finance 01.17 / 11:17 www.moneywise.co.uk
    Marina Gerner equity-release.jpg Equity release lending in the UK surpassed £2 billion for the first time in 2016, marking a landmark year for the sector, according to the new figures from the Equity Release Council. Equity release lending in the UK surpassed £2 billion for the first time in 2016, marking a …
  7. UK inflation to hit highest level for over two years

    Thisismoney.co.uk -Personal Finance 01.17 / 10:40 www.thisismoney.co.uk
    UK inflation rose to 1.6 per cent in December, up from 1.2 per cent in November. The rate is the highest since July …
  8. Has Government worked out my state pension correctly?

    Thisismoney.co.uk -Personal Finance 01.17 / 07:35 www.thisismoney.co.uk
    Ex-Pensions Minister Steve Webb is This Is Money's Agony Uncle. This week, he looks at Government estimates of what pension savers could build up while contracted out of paying extra…
  1. Bitesize Business: hard Brexit, tech deals and a lack of diversity

    Business & Finance brings you the day’s Irish business news in brief. The post Bitesize Business: hard Brexit, tech deals and a lack of diversity appeared first on Business & F…
  2. Brexit blow to UK fund managers, say overseas investors

    Citywire.co.uk -Finance 01.17 / 16:01 citywire.co.uk
    International investors believe prime minister’s plans to pull UK out of single market leaves its financial centre v…
  3. India's GST likely to roll out from 1 July as centre, states reach consensus over tax administration

    Ibtimes.co.uk -Finance 01.17 / 12:38 www.ibtimes.co.uk
    GST will help in making India into one single market by removing various state…
  4. 'Overbought' FTSE slips after record run ends

    Citywire.co.uk -Finance 01.17 / 11:37 citywire.co.uk
    FTSE 100 drops after its record 14-day run snaps, with investors cautious ahead of Theresa May's crucial Brexit…
  5. Pound buoyed by inflation jump ahead of May speech

    Citywire.co.uk -Finance 01.17 / 10:56 citywire.co.uk
    Pound recovers some of yesterday's fall after jump in inflation and hawkish comment from Bank of England governor Mark …
  6. Rolls-Royce revives on £671m corruption settlement

    Citywire.co.uk -Finance 01.17 / 10:16 citywire.co.uk
    Engineering giant's shares rise as company expects good full-year results despite a huge out-of-court deal with corruption…
  7. High yielding Amedeo raises £130m for two Airbus jets

    Citywire.co.uk -Finance 01.16 / 17:59 citywire.co.uk
    Amedeo Air Four Plus, an alternative income fund yielding 7.9%, to expand its portfolio of airliners after over-subscribed share pl…
  1. FSCS chief: How we’ve learned from past mistakes

    This week’s sees the publication of our annual Plan and Budget for 2017/18. It supports the consultation the FCA and Prudential Regulation Authority are undertaking on our management budget. I often think this document well illustrates the enduring tension between strategy and tactics. Any business plan should be informed by a clear strategic sense of […] The post FSCS chief: How we’ve learned from past mistakes appeared first on Money…
  2. Bellpenny chief: FCA review not behind independence move

    Bellpenny chief executive Nigel Stockton says the FCA’s review of consolidator business models was not behind its decision to set up an independent advice arm. The regulator began writing to advice consolidators requesting information on suitability processes when acquiring new firms last September. Bellpenny and Succession were among a number of consolidators contacted by the […] The post Bellpenny chief: FCA review not behind independence move appeared first on Money…
  3. Malcolm Kerr: What’s the right approach to ongoing advice fees?

    Most advisers share the same objectives: helping clients make the most of their money, while generating a decent income and perhaps some capital for themselves. What never ceases to amaze me, though, is how different their businesses can be. Firms can comprise one adviser or 3,500. They can be absolutely committed to either the independent […] The post Malcolm Kerr: What’s the right approach to ongoing advice fees? appeared first on Money…
  4. LEBC names managing directors as part of restructure

    National IFA LEBC Group has appointed Nick Flynn and Jeremy MacLeod as managing directors as part of a restructure at the firm. Flynn, previously division director of longevity, becomes managing director of LEBC’s The Retirement Adviser business. MacLeod goes from being chief operating officer to managing director of LEBC’s Foundation business, which advises private and […] The post LEBC names managing directors as part of restructure appeared first on Money…
  5. An Interview With Career Phycologist Sinéad Brady

    Image.ie - Money 01.15 / 19:32 image.ie
    Career Phycologist Sinéad Brady of A Career to Love and author of our ‘Grow Your Career’ series sits down with... The post An Interview With Career Phycologist Sinéad Brady appeared first on Image M…
  1. Burns Night: What it is, where to go, what to do if you want to play host

    Countrylife.co.uk - Real Estate 01.17 / 12:44 countrylife.co.uk
    One of the great days of the year is almost upon us for Scots around the world. Burns Night has been celebrated for well over 200 years – here's everything you need to know about celebrating Scotland's national po…
  2. December valuation activity surges 40% in two years

    December activity in the housing market was up 40% compared to the same month in 2014, according to research from Connells Survey &…
  3. For sale: The country house which helped win the Battle of Britain

    Countrylife.co.uk - Real Estate 01.17 / 08:20 countrylife.co.uk
    Bawdsey Manor, one of the most recognisable buildings on the Suffolk coast, is up for saleCountry Life regularly features properties whose walls could tell extraordinary tales. In the case of Bawdsey Manor, those tales would …Continue reading…
  4. Five stunning properties for sale by the sea

    Countrylife.co.uk - Real Estate 01.16 / 18:07 countrylife.co.uk
    A dose of invigorating sea air is, and will always be, just the ticket. A dose of invigorating sea air is, and will always be, just the…
  5. A very fine oxtail broth recipe

    Countrylife.co.uk - Real Estate 01.15 / 13:05 countrylife.co.uk
    Waste not, want not: once you’ve finished making this delicious broth, you can use the leftover oxtail meat however you wish. Waste not, want not: once you’ve finished making this delicious broth, you can use the leftover oxtail meat however you wis…
  6. For sale: The last of Wentworth’s original houses, and the latest of its new breed

    Countrylife.co.uk - Real Estate 01.15 / 12:04 countrylife.co.uk
    Penny Churchill uncovers two gorgeous family homes for sale in this exclusive area. Bluebell Wood, Wentworth Penny Churchill uncovers two gorgeous family homes for sale in this exclusive…