Figures undermine Osborne's claims that sale presented a profit for taxpayers
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Thursday 01 July 2010
Lloyds Banking Group is planning to cut 650 jobs from its insurance business and close its Halifax-branded agencies, leading to the loss of a further 1,200 positions.
Saturday 05 June 2010
Q. In October 2007, I paid £197.55 for three flights from Dundee to Birmingham with Whoosh airline. To avoid credit card charges, I used my Maestro debit card. The flights were operated for Whoosh by White Eagle Aviation of Poland. On 9 December 2007, the airline suspended all flights on the route. Customers were advised to submit claims for compensation to White Eagle's managing agent in the UK, BluArrow, who would forward them to White Eagle's lawyers. I did this, but heard no more. I emailed WEA, but they did not respond. The company website had some information on compensation, so I assumed the claims were being processed. What is the situation? MP, Dundee.
Thursday 03 June 2010
Wednesday 02 June 2010
Crystal Palace avoided becoming the first English club to be liquidated since 1992 after investors secured an agreement to buy the Championship club's stadium.
Tuesday 01 June 2010
The consortium attempting to buy Crystal Palace are confident they can proceed with their takeover after the Coca-Cola Championship club dramatically avoided extinction today.
Tuesday 01 June 2010
Crystal Palace face liquidation unless the consortium attempting to buy the club can complete the deal by this afternoon.
Monday 31 May 2010
Crystal Palace face liquidation unless the consortium attempting to buy the stricken club can complete the deal by tomorrow afternoon.
Friday 07 May 2010
Outlook Slowly but surely, the Financial Services Authority is reaping its vengeance against the individuals it believes were most culpable for the UK end of the financial crisis in 2008. First there was action against several directors of Northern Rock; now the regulator looks set to ban the former Royal Bank of Scotland investment banking chief Johnny Cameron from taking roles above a certain level in financial services, at least for a while.
Thursday 29 April 2010
Bank customers are still being hit with high overdraft fees.
Sunday 18 April 2010
A new bank targeting independent financial advisers is to be launched with the former chief executive of IG Index, Nat Le Roux, earmarked as chairman.
Sunday 28 February 2010
Saturday 27 February 2010
Wednesday 16 December 2009
The Scottish Football Association will only seek a financial sponsor for a new national coach if the preferred candidate is out of their price range.
Saturday 28 November 2009
Wednesday 25 November 2009
Millions of consumers' hopes of reclaiming unauthorised overdraft charges were dashed today when the banks won a surprise victory in the Supreme Court.
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