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    • newUK banks prepare code of conduct on defaulting of Covid-19 business loans
      Exclusive: Talks may result in ‘lighter touch approach’ than with other commercial loansSee all our coronavirus coverageUK banks are preparing a code of conduct for pursuing businesses that default on taxpayer-backed coronavirus loans, amid indus…
      - 1 hour ago, 5 Jul 20, 7:01pm -
    • Debt: 'The first step towards change is admitting you have a problem'
      Clare Seal ran up a £27,000 debt but could not ask for help. She reveals how she fought back by writing about it on InstagramA little over a year ago, 30-year-old Clare Seal was £27,000 in debt, and in denial.Ten years of living month to month, two…
      - 2 days ago, 4 Jul 20, 7:00am -
    • Banking apps: what do they offer – and how is your cash protected?
      A string of online services provide products similar to banks, but they may not be regulated in the same wayWhen the Financial Conduct Authority ordered the UK arm of payments firm Wirecard to freeze customer funds, hundreds of thousands of people wh…
      - 2 days ago, 4 Jul 20, 2:00am -
    • Hong Kong: HSBC and Standard Chartered caught between US and China
      As US passes legislation targeting Chinese officials, banks face question of ‘which side their bread is buttered’ HSBC and Standard Chartered risk being caught up in the geopolitical struggle between the US and China after the US House of Represe…
      - 3 days ago, 2 Jul 20, 2:42pm -
    • Barclays: Qataris spoke to Gordon Brown to 'defuse 2008 bailout pressure'
      Court hears Qatari leader spoke to then PM as bank was pressurised to accept government moneyA Qatari leader spoke to then prime minister Gordon Brown during the 2008 financial crisis as Barclays bank came under increasing pressure to accept governme…
      - 3 days ago, 2 Jul 20, 1:51pm -
    • Revealed: development banks funding industrial livestock farms around the world
      Investigation uncovers finance worth $2.6bn pumped into meat and dairy industries, despite warnings of links to climate catastrophe Two of the world’s leading development banks have pumped billions of dollars into the global livestock sector, despi…
      - 4 days ago, 2 Jul 20, 3:00am -
    • Banking watchdog drops threat of inquiry into overdraft charges
      FCA says it will keep a close eye on situation, after major banks set virtually identical ratesUK banks have escaped the threat of a regulatory investigation into unarranged overdraft charges, but the City watchdog has said it will keep a close eye o…
      - 5 days ago, 1 Jul 20, 6:44am -
    • Wirecard UK unlocks customers' cash after FCA freeze
      Users locked out of payment accounts amid alleged £1.7bn accounting fraud at parent firmBritain’s financial watchdog has lifted restrictions on Wirecard’s UK operations, giving customers access to cash that was frozen amid a €1.9bn (£1.7bn) a…
      - 6 days ago, 30 Jun 20, 3:30am -
    • Chesapeake bankruptcy seen as turning point for oil industry
      Analysts predict more struggling shale energy firms could fold or be bought up by rivalsThe bankruptcy of Chesapeake, the pioneer of using fracking to mine shale gas and oil, could mark a new, straitened era for the oil industry, according to analyst…
      - 6 days ago, 29 Jun 20, 2:24pm -
    • Wirecard asset freeze leaves vulnerable people without cash
      Banking app customers and charities that use prepaid cards unable to access funds for three daysVulnerable people were unable to access cash in accounts backed by Wirecard for three days after the UK financial watchdog took action against the firm.On…
      - 6 days ago, 29 Jun 20, 10:58am -

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    • newUK banks prepare code of conduct on defaulting of Covid-19 business loans
      Exclusive: Talks may result in ‘lighter touch approach’ than with other commercial loansSee all our coronavirus coverageUK banks are preparing a code of conduct for pursuing businesses that default on taxpayer-backed coronavirus loans, amid indus…
      - 1 hour ago, 5 Jul 20, 7:01pm -
    • Barclays: Qataris spoke to Gordon Brown to 'defuse 2008 bailout pressure'
      Court hears Qatari leader spoke to then PM as bank was pressurised to accept government moneyA Qatari leader spoke to then prime minister Gordon Brown during the 2008 financial crisis as Barclays bank came under increasing pressure to accept governme…
      - 3 days ago, 2 Jul 20, 1:51pm -
    • Britain and Brussels turn on each other for prolonging City's uncertainty
      Deadline to agree regulatory equivalence for financial services and allow business after Brexit likely to be missedBritain and Brussels have each accused the other of holding up a decision on the City of London’s ability to do business in EU market…
      - 5 days ago, 30 Jun 20, 11:02am -
    • Has CMA been put back in its box after Tyrie's exit? That's how it looks
      Chairman’s departure poses question of whether regulator’s reform plan will be droppedWhen Andrew Tyrie resigned a couple of weeks ago as chairman of the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), he cited the “inherent limits” of the role, a c…
      - 6 days ago, 29 Jun 20, 3:08pm -
    • UK ministers send mixed messages over climate commitments, says fund manager
      Nigel Wilson criticises ‘confusion’ created by prioritising HS2 and Heathrow expansionThe head of the UK’s largest fund manager has criticised the UK government for creating “confusion” around the country’s climate commitments by prioriti…
      - 6 days ago, 29 Jun 20, 2:59pm -
    • Why the home-working boom could tumble London's skyscrapers
      As UK firms opt to remain remote, the future of flagship office projects in the City and beyond could be under threatAs England prepares to return to pubs, restaurants and cinemas next week, vast numbers of offices around the country will remain empt…
      - 8 days ago, 27 Jun 20, 11:00am -
    • What does England's lockdown easing mean for office workers?
      One metre-plus change means many workplaces could run at 100% capacity, but businesses remain cautious over full returnCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageDespite further relaxations in the coronavirus lockdown regime, milli…
      - 8 days ago, 27 Jun 20, 11:00am -
    • Global stock market rally is a gamble, IMF warns investors
      Report identifies gap between market optimism and depressed state of economiesThe global stock market rally represents a gamble by investors that central banks will ignore the risks of a buildup in debt and continue to provide support at the current…
      - 10 days ago, 25 Jun 20, 8:30am -
    • The new face at the FCA needs to keep politicians at arms length | Nils Pratley
      With Brexit looming, the last thing the City wants is a regulator with Treasury sympathiesNikhil Rathi, appointed on Monday to be chief executive of the Financial Conduct Authority, offered a long list of his plans for the job – everything from cre…
      - 13 days ago, 22 Jun 20, 2:50pm -
    • FCA appoints London Stock Exchange executive Nikhil Rathi as CEO
      The 40-year-old will be the first BAME leader of the City regulatorThe UK head of the London Stock Exchange, Nikhil Rathi, has been appointed chief executive of the Financial Conduct Authority, making him the first BAME leader of the UK’s City regu…
      - 14 days ago, 22 Jun 20, 7:39am -

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