Record number of firms on the brink in the first quarter of the year

Record number of firms on the brink in the first quarter of the year, under pandemic pressure By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 21:51 BST, 21 April 2021 | Updated: 21:51 BST, 21 April 2021 In the third lockdown, 93,000 firms’ finances weakened to the point of ‘significant financial distress’, according to Begbies … Read more

Higher petrol and clothes  prices fuel inflation

Higher petrol and clothes prices fuel inflation amid improving forecasts for the UK economy By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 21:51 BST, 21 April 2021 | Updated: 21:51 BST, 21 April 2021 Higher fuel and clothes prices have lifted inflation to 0.7 per cent in March from 0.4 per cent the previous month. … Read more

Shares in Manchester United dive after European Super League debacle

Shares in Manchester United dive after European Super League plan backfires By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 21:51 BST, 21 April 2021 | Updated: 21:51 BST, 21 April 2021 Own goal: Shares in Manchester United have slumped following the European Super League debacle Shares in football giants Manchester United and Juventus dived after a … Read more

Pensionbee buzzes onto London stock exchange

Pensionbee buzzes onto London stock exchange: Relief as latest UK tech float avoids a Deliveroo-style disaster By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 21:51 BST, 21 April 2021 | Updated: 21:51 BST, 21 April 2021 Pensionbee has become the latest British tech company to begin trading on the London Stock Exchange, dodging the scepticism … Read more

Argo Blockchain’s share price climbs as it declares deal to build new crypto-mining facility

Argo Blockchain shares rocket over 30% as it reveals deal to build vast new crypto mining facility in Texas Argo mines digital currencies, which are becoming a popular asset class The project will include building immersion technology to increase productivity Argo’s share price is now almost 4,000% higher than at the same time last year … Read more

Arm could return to London’s stock market if Nvidia deal falls through

UK chip maker Arm could return to London’s stock market if £29bn Nvidia deal falls through By Matt Oliver For The Daily Mail Published: 22:06 BST, 20 April 2021 | Updated: 22:06 BST, 20 April 2021 Arm could return to the stock market if its £29billion sale falls through, analysts have claimed. Japanese owner Softbank … Read more

Botched audits costing Britain billions of pounds, economist warns 

Botched audits costing Britain billions of pounds by failing to prevent corporate collapses, economist warns By Lucy White For The Daily Mail Published: 22:07 BST, 20 April 2021 | Updated: 22:07 BST, 20 April 2021 Accountancy firms are costing workers, suppliers and the economy billions of pounds, says economist Carsten Jung Auditors are ‘failing society’ … Read more

Victims of the LC&F scandal to share £120m compensation fund

Victims of the LC&F scandal to get most of their money back as Treasury announces £120m compensation fund By Lucy White For The Daily Mail Published: 21:50 BST, 19 April 2021 | Updated: 21:50 BST, 19 April 2021 Victims of the London Capital & Finance savings scandal have hailed a ‘hallelujah moment’ after the Government … Read more

Melrose to plug GKN pension with £100m

Melrose to plug GKN pension with £100m after selling bulk of its air conditioning business for £2.6bn By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 21:51 BST, 19 April 2021 | Updated: 21:51 BST, 19 April 2021 Melrose will plough £100million into GKN’s pension scheme after the turnaround specialist sold the bulk of its air … Read more