Lender aims to be first peer-to-peer platform to launch its own fund and says investors will pay no management or performance fees.
Woodford Patient Capital and Augmentum private equity fund, backed by RIT Capital Partners, pour £7.5 million into Seedrs.
Shell helps to drive FTSE 100 higher after announcing plans to cut 6,500 jobs to cope with low oil price.
Prime minister set to criticise pension providers over exit fees which hit savers trying to take advantage of the pension freedoms.
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Policy makers voted unanimously to keep a key US interest rate unchanged and reiterated their dependency on data to decide on their plan for tightening monetary policy.
And Barclays makes further provision for scandals and cuts costs as it reports a 25% rise in first-half profits.
Allianz Technology Trust manager Walter Price says technology giant faces slowing growth but still believes it a 'cheap stock'.
Former BP boss Tony Hayward’s plan to relaunch private equity trust as a global energy fund take a knock as board delays shareholder vote.
Expert says case of Heather Ilott, who battled through courts after being excluded from mother's inheritance, shows wills don't offer 'guarantees'.
Barclays buoys FTSE 100 as investors welcome chairman's plans to accelerate cost-cutting.
Greencoat UK Wind, the only stock market listed wind power fund, says government cuts won’t blow it or renewable energy off course.
Marwyn Value Investors invests more profits from Entertainment One, the TV company behind Peppa Pig, as it backs the flotation of Gloo Networks, a new media technology company.
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And UK recovery 'motors ahead' as faster growth in the second quarter pushed output per head back to pre-crisis levels.
Attention shifted from a slowdown in Chinese equities to better-than-expected US corporate earnings.
Final salary pensions have long been viewed as 'gold plated'. It's just the same with the quirky way the 'lifetime allowance' is calculated.
Fund group cuts charges to just 0.07% on UK shares tracker funds, making them among cheapest ways of accessing the stock market.
Bevy of acquisitions and takeover talk help propel the FTSE 100 higher. Drax surges as it reviews business following Budget bombshell.
Hargreaves Lansdown has temporarily halted giving advice on pension transfers after being swamped by demand following the 'freedom' reforms.