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Howard Bancorp Inc., the Ellicott City-based parent of Howard Bank, earned $953,000 in the fourth quarter, up from $456,000 in the same October-to-December period in 2015. Earnings per-share doubled to 14 cents, up from 7 cents in the year-ago period. For the full year of 2016, Howard…
01.20 / 17:02
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On-demand companies and the incoming president see eye-to-eye on regulation, but on issues like jobs and trade, things get a little…
01.20 / 16:15
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LendInvest has been a specialist bridging lender since 2008 at the heart of a sector that has become increasingly competitive and professional over the years. Despite a surge in media coverage, a few stubborn myths about bridging finance linger. Here are the most common misconceptions. Once unpicked they reveal bridging finance to be a useful […] The post Myth-buster: Common misconceptions about bridging finance corrected appeared first on Money…
01.20 / 16:02
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia : Global shares were steady in cautious trading Friday ahead of the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump. China's report that its economy grew at a 6.8 percent pace in October-December was in line with…
01.20 / 15:13
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The new year is a time for resolutions, with many advisers making promises about what they want to achieve in the coming 12 months. Since this time last year, we have had a Brexit referendum, an increased focus on globalisation and, much closer to home, a simplified pathway to becoming an accredited certified financial planner […] The post Campbell Edgar: The simpler route to CFP appeared first on Money…
01.20 / 15:01
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For many people the new year means taking stock of the previous 12 months and reviewing long-term plans. Ascot Lloyd chief executive Richard Dunbabin is no exception. Dunbabin’s plans for the national advice firm to float on Aim were abandoned in October. Interest from investors was slower than expected and Dunbabin attributed this to worries […] The post Profile: Ascot Lloyd’s chief on keeping the human touch in advice appeared first on Money…
01.20 / 15:00
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World's second-largest economy grew at slowest pace since 1990 as Beijing steers path toward greater…
01.20 / 13:48
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It’s part of a settlement the billionaire GOP backer is making with the federal government over corrupt practices in A…
01.20 / 13:48
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Figures on the number of new fund launches compared with closures appear to support FCA claims that there are barriers of entry and a lack of competition in the asset management sector. The number of new funds launched in the UK has held steady over the past five years, but far fewer have been closed and that […] The post Fall in fund closures backs up FCA competition claims appeared first on Money…
01.20 / 12:57
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Elon Musk has more in common with Trump that some might assume, and that relationship could prove to be a boon to his…
01.20 / 11:54
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Samsung is set to announce the findings of a months-long investigation into the fire-prone Galaxy Note…
01.20 / 11:12
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HSBC is to pay around £4m in redress to customers who might have paid an unreasonable debt collection charge through its subsidiaries HFC Bank and John Lewis Financial Services. The FCA says HSBC voluntarily agreed to set up the redress scheme following a review carried out by the regulator. Between 2003 and 2009, customers of […] The post HSBC agrees £4m redress scheme after FCA review appeared first on Money …
01.20 / 10:54
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Other councils could follow Tory-controlled Surrey in seeking huge hikes in tax, the leader of Theresa May's local authority has…
01.20 / 09:45
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CSX jumped the most on record after news that outgoing Canadian Pacific Railway Chief Executive Officer Hunter Harrison is teaming up with an activist investor to shake up the least efficient U.S. railroad. Paul Hilal, who worked for years with…
01.20 / 08:27
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Concern over the cost and availability of parking is growing among UK motorists, a survey has…
01.20 / 01:33
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Property values in Bristol increased faster than any other major UK city across 2016 - and the North-South house price gap could start to narrow this year as buyers search for value in more affordable cities outside London, according to an…
01.20 / 01:32
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Uber Technologies Inc. agreed to pay $20 million to settle a U.S. Federal Trade Commission lawsuit over driver compensation claims and its auto leasing program. The FTC sued the San Francisco-based ride-hailing startup Thursday, saying Uber made…
01.20 / 01:05
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A federal appeals court affirmed the criminal conviction of former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship on Thursday in connection with the deadliest U.S. mine disaster in four decades. The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals dismissed the concerns of…
01.19 / 21:24
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Washington : A medical device company in which Rep. Tom Price purchased stock last year has faced years of legal problems and agreed in December to a $17 million Justice Department criminal penalty in a foreign bribery case. Democrats this week chall... …
01.19 / 20:10
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Zurich is set to cut 240 jobs in the UK as it looks to streamline its business lines. Back office and non-market facing areas are set to take the brunt of the cuts, including areas such as finance, operations and marketing. The provider currently separates these functions across life and general insurance, with different employees working […] The post Zurich to cut 240 jobs in UK appeared first on Money…
01.19 / 15:41
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