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HSBC ‘helped clients dodge millions in tax’

Britain's largest bank availed affluent clients cheat the UK out of millions of pounds in tax, the BBC has learned. Panorama has investigated thousands of accounts from HSBC's private bank in Switzerland leaked by a whistleblower in 2007. They show bankers availed clients eschew tax and offered deals to avail tax dodgers stay ahead of [...]

By | 2017-03-31T13:42:26+00:00 February 9th, 2015|news|Comments Off on HSBC ‘helped clients dodge millions in tax’

Pay Crash Hit Those In Twenties Hardest

A report examining the damage to wage levels following the financial crisis has found that people aged between 22 and 29 have been hit hardest. The research by the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said that wage levels remained below their peak in 2008, with those in their twenties suffering a 9% fall. Average hourly [...]

By | 2017-03-31T13:42:26+00:00 February 5th, 2015|news|Comments Off on Pay Crash Hit Those In Twenties Hardest

Burglary Hotspots: Do You Live In One?

The UK's worst burglary hotspot are revealed by new analysis of insurance claims. Among them are Manchester and West Yorkshire - with concentrations also in Wales and Scotland. But it is Essex and East London which head the Burglary Claims Tracker list, and Greater London is the burglary capital. The area with the highest rate [...]

By | 2017-03-31T13:42:26+00:00 January 15th, 2015|news|Comments Off on Burglary Hotspots: Do You Live In One?

Brits relatively confident in finances

British people are relatively confident in the the state of their personal finances, according to the latest data that has been released by Ipsos. The marketing firm has unveiled its Financial Security Monitor for 2014, which gauges opinion on personal finance in 24 countries across the globe. Based on the results, people in the UK [...]

By | 2017-03-31T13:42:26+00:00 December 15th, 2014|news|Comments Off on Brits relatively confident in finances

Black Friday boosts Retail Sector

Latest figures released as part of the BRC-KPMG Retail Sales Monitor have indicated that the increase in activity caused by Black Friday provided a boost for the sector. The UK retail sector as a whole saw an increase of 0.9 per cent during last month, compared to a rise of 0.6 per cent during the [...]

By | 2014-12-15T12:13:47+00:00 December 15th, 2014|news|Comments Off on Black Friday boosts Retail Sector

Moray McDonald new chairman of CML

The Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML) has revealed that it will appoint a new chairman at the beginning of next month. Moray McDonald, who is the head of personal and business banking products at the Royal Bank of Scotland, will take up the role on January 1st after it was announced Stephen Noakes is to [...]

By | 2017-03-31T13:42:26+00:00 December 15th, 2014|news|Comments Off on Moray McDonald new chairman of CML