News: Money

Money Saving Expert founder Martin Lewis sues Facebook over fake adverts that use his name to sell scams

Monday  11:20,   23 april 2018
Daily Mail

It comes after Facebook was grilled by politicians in the UK and US for sharing personal details of almost 90million people with data firm Cambridge Analytica. But Mr Lewis, 45, said: ‘I believe politicians have totally missed the impact of social[...]

Bloomberg pledges $4.5M to cover U.S. commitment to Paris accord

Monday  07:30,   23 april 2018
New York Daily News

Mike Bloomberg will kick in $4.5 million this year to cover the United States’ commitment to the Paris climate pact, he said Sunday — as he ripped President Trump’s top environmental official for abandoning his job of protecting the[...]

Sky Betting to be snapped up by Canadian firm in £2.5bn deal

Monday  04:25,   23 april 2018
Press Association

Stars Group has agreed the deal which will be completed later this year. For more of the most popular News, Sport, Lifestyle & Entertainment on MSN, Follow us on Facebook, and on Twitter [...]

Boring meetings? Just leave, says Elon Musk

Monday  04:15,   23 april 2018
Sky News

The idea of just getting up and leaving a boring work meeting is a dream to many of us and it seems, it is one shared by one of the world's leading tech tycoons.Elon Musk, chief executive of Tesla and SpaceX, has recommended it, along with[...]

Arab World's Top-Performing Stock Joins the $10 Billion Club

Monday  04:00,   23 april 2018
Bloomberg

It has risen a whopping 1,650 percent since it started trading six years ago, more than any other company based in the Arab world. Abu Dhabi-based NMC Health Plc closed at a record on Friday in London, boosting its market value to $10.8 billion.[...]

New 'phone boxes' spark privacy concerns

Sunday  14:20,   22 april 2018
Sky News

If you live in London or Leeds, you may have already spotted one on a street corner near you. At just under three metres tall, and with two large LCD advertising displays, the imposing aluminium structures are hard to miss. They're called InLinks[...]

Carney Takes on Markets With Shock Warning on BOE Rate View

Saturday  16:15,   21 april 2018
Bloomberg

Mark Carney wants investors to respond to the data when predicting U.K. interest rates. And if they don’t, the Bank of England governor is more than happy to nudge them. That seems to be the lesson of his latest comments, when he noted recent weak[...]

Nissan to cut hundreds of jobs at UK plant as diesel demand slides - source

Saturday  15:40,   21 april 2018
Reuters

Nissan will cut hundreds of jobs at its Sunderland plant, Britain's biggest automotive factory, as it tackles declining demand for diesel models across Europe, a source told Reuters on Friday. © REUTERS/Andrew Yates A general view of[...]

Oil falls as Trump goes after OPEC in a tweet

Saturday  15:30,   21 april 2018
CNBC

Crude futures turned sharply lower after President Donald Trump said he would not tolerate OPEC boosting oil[...]

Homebase bidders lured with £100m dowry

Saturday  15:15,   21 april 2018
Sky News

Bidders for Homebase are being enticed with a huge dowry as the DIY chain's Australian owner seeks a fast-track exit from its disastrous foray into the UK retail sector. Sky News has learnt that Wesfarmers has asked prospective buyers of the[...]

Apple's iPhone X will be killed off this year, analyst says

Friday  19:06,   20 april 2018
CNBC

Weak guidance from top Apple suppliers suggests the iPhone X could be discontinued, according to Mirabaud analyst Neil Campling.Apple'sAAPL iPhone X is likely to be discontinued this year if earnings from one of the company's top suppliers is[...]

Pound on backfoot as doubts rise of BoE rate hike in May

Friday  18:30,   20 april 2018
Reuters

<p>The British pound flirted with two-week lows against the dollar on Friday following comments from the Bank of England chief and soft UK retail sales data, while the yen eased as risk sentiment was on the mend.</p>Still, uncertainties on[...]

Million Scottish Power customers to see bills rise

Friday  18:21,   20 april 2018
Sky News

Scottish Power is to increase energy bills for almost one million customers by an average of 5.5% - or £63 a year. define("homepageFinanceIndices", ["c.deferred"], function () { var quotesInArticleFormCode = "PRMQAP"; var[...]

Barclays boss facing fine by regulators over whistleblower debacle

Friday  17:45,   20 april 2018
Press Association

The size of the proposed penalty has not been disclosed. Mr Staley now has 28 days to respond to the warning notice.FCA and PRA conclude investigations into Jes Staley and Barclays https://t.co/gCcpkn9RCV— Barclays Bank (@Barclays) April 20,[...]

Surprise inflation drop muddies outlook for interest rates

Friday  16:30,   20 april 2018
Reuters

By Andy Bruce and Sarah[...]