Finance News:

GP finance advice scheme boosts income
…A project to offer financial advice at two GP surgeries in Glasgow has led to an £850,000 cash windfall for those who sought advice, a report has claimed. Between December 2015 and May 2017 figures showed that 165 people took advantage of…


Florence - a warning from history
… of people employed in finance in London and around 1% of those employed in the UK…


Home Office launches inquiry into G4S finances
…Claims that G4S gave inaccurate financial information about the running of two immigration centres are being investigated, the Home Office has said. An ex-senior manager for the security company made the claims at the home affairs select…


FTSE 100 dips as finance stocks slump
…UK banks Barclays and RBS were among the FTSE 100's biggest losers on Monday, both dropping about 1%. But the biggest faller was troubled doorstep lender Provident Financial, which shed 5.8%. At the other end of the scale, the biggest…


Catalonia solidarity call from Welsh Assembly members
… Government to send a message of support to the Catalans. Finance Secretary Mark Drakeford…


56p in every pound could go to Welsh NHS, experts warn
…. This would leave less money for council-run services. Finance Secretary Mark Drakeford…


Martin Lewis explains your Ryanair cancellation rights.
…Martin Lewis, founder of MoneySavingExpert.com, explains what rights customers have during the Ryanair pilot shortage. Martin told 5 live Daily’s Adrian Chiles: “In a way you’re better to be notified with 13 days to go [before your flight]…


Brexit 'crunch time' for City of London, says group
…It is "crunch time" for UK finance firms in Brexit negotiations, an influential… is crunch time," The City UK chief executive Miles Celic said. Around 10,000 finance


Universities Minister: 'Finance is no barrier at all'
… disadvantaged backgrounds are getting a chance to go than ever before because finance


MSPs back principle of income tax rises
…The Finance and Constitution Committee takes evidence from Brexit Minister Mike…. Scottish Labour lead a debate on finance calling for income tax increases to allow more…