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Less than one in five people retiring between April 2015 and March 2016 to access pensions

Despite new laws coming into effect in April next year, that will allow UK retirees to make the most out of their hard earned retirement savings, the majority of people retiring in 2015 will not be raiding their pension pots […]

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Banks not helping small businesses

Barclays divests non-core businesses

International financial services provider Barclays Bank PLC revealed on Monday that it is continuing to dispose its non-core businesses, having agreed the sale of its Retail Banking, Wealth

Social Media

FCA to clarify rules on use of social media to promote financial products

An increase in the use of digital media for financial promotions has prompted the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to publish a consultation paper that sets out a new

Banks not helping small businesses

Barclays introduces new Community Banker role

British multinational banking and financial services company Barclays announced on Friday that it has launched a new customer service role at its branches, which will see

Canary Wharf, in London's Docklands

British banks pay lower interest rates to loyal customers

British financial service industry regulator the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) announced on Tuesday that its interim report into the effectiveness of competition in the cash savings

The City of London

Business volumes on the rise for UK financial services firms

Optimism in the UK financial services sector continues to increase according to business lobbying organisation the Confederation of British Industry (CBI), which released the latest CBI/PwC

John Lewis

Britain’s top 100 brands increase in value by £37.3bn

Innovation and marketing creativity continues to grow in the UK according to independent brand valuation consultancy Brand Finance's British Origin league table released on Wednesday, which

Cardiff airport

Heathrow’s Terminals 1, 2 and 4 upgraded as part of £1.5bn investment package

International infrastructure group Balfour Beatty disclosed on Wednesday that it has been selected by Heathrow Airport Limited to carry out infrastructure works valued at up to

Deloitte's advisory arm acquires restructuring firm

Deloitte’s Alternative Lender Deal Tracker reveals increase of 89% in deal volume year on year

Debt transactions with non-bank lenders in the UK and Europe almost doubled year on year, according to the Deloitte Alternative Lender Deal Tracker published on Tuesday. Deloitte,


Automatic pension enrolment schemes helps UK workers build retirement savings

Automatic enrolment into workplace pensions has resulted in approximately 9 million pension savers building up their retirement savings for the first time, the Department for Work

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