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Sunday Papers: New bank rules 'would raise mortgage costs'

by Himanshu Singh on Sep 14, 2014 at 07:26

And Scottish independence could see thousands of wealthy people start to claim ‘non-domicile’ tax status, experts predict.

Saturday Papers: Investors pull £17bn from UK amid Scottish pressure

by Himanshu Singh on Sep 13, 2014 at 07:13

And Barclays has poached Aviva’s John McFarlane as its chairman in a bid to boost the bank’s spluttering performance.

What are the main risks of an independent Scotland?

by Gavin Lumsden on Sep 12, 2014 at 17:41

Dispel the Scotch mist hanging over the referendum debate with our video guide to how the breakup of the United Kingdom would affect us all. 

Tineke Frikkee: Stan Chart is its cheapest in a generation

by David Campbell on Sep 12, 2014 at 16:30

Standered Chartered is the cheapest it has been since the Asian crisis and HSBC not far behind it, says Frikkee.

Buying opportunity beckons in Scottish trusts

by Gavin Lumsden on Sep 12, 2014 at 16:16

Scotland the brave? Share price weakness in some of the investment trusts in Scotland may be creating a buying opportunity.

Annuity rates are falling: should you lock in now?

by Michelle McGagh on Sep 12, 2014 at 14:53

The income received from an average annuity has fallen nearly £100 in just a month.

The Accumulator: our weekly data table turns red

by Daniel Grote on Sep 12, 2014 at 12:24

Support for Scottish independence, Chinese economic slowdown and fears of US interest rate hikes led to a torrid week for investors.

FTSE and pound rise as Scottish split support slips

by Daniel Grote on Sep 12, 2014 at 10:24

New YouGov poll hands 'no' vote in Scottish referendum campaign four-point lead. FTSE 100 and sterling rise.

The Expert View: Morrisons, Next and Balfour Beatty

by Michelle McGagh on Sep 12, 2014 at 05:01

Our daily roundup of the best analyst commentary on shares, also including Moneysupermarket.com and Innovation Group.

Overnight Markets: S&P 500 rebounds as oil offsets geopolitical concern

by Himanshu Singh on Sep 12, 2014 at 04:01

However, the Dow Jones dips over rising geopolitical concerns and the timing of possible interest-rate increases.

Friday Papers: Scots warned over decade of doubt

by Himanshu Singh on Sep 12, 2014 at 03:57

And Morrisons' profits dived 51% over the summer after the Bradford-based chain slashed prices on 1,200 items.

Electra sets date for showdown with Bramson

by Gavin Lumsden on Sep 11, 2014 at 13:28

Electra Private Equity has set a time and place for the shareholders' meeting demanded by activist investor Edward Bramson.

Income drawdown? Don't lose your pension contribution perks

by Michelle McGagh on Sep 11, 2014 at 11:38

Older workers in 'income drawdown' plans need to tread carefully when it comes to accessing their pensions, say experts.

Soros warns independent Scotland would be 'financially unstable'

by Danielle Levy on Sep 11, 2014 at 11:30

Renowned hedge fund manager George Soros has warned it could not be a worst time for Britain to consider leaving the EU or for Scotland to go it alone.

RBS, Lloyds plan England move if Scots vote for independence

by Gavin Lumsden on Sep 11, 2014 at 11:22

Bailed-out banks plan to shift their legal domicile from Scotland to England but say jobs and services would not be affected.

Scottish stocks prop up FTSE as poll points to 'no' win

by Daniel Grote on Sep 11, 2014 at 10:36

Scottish companies and the pound rebound as a new poll hands the 'no' camp a six-point lead in Scotland's independence vote.

 

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