Traditional sectors in our economy such as banking and asset management are being disrupted by the emergence of FinTech.
An interest rate swap is a form of derivative in which two parties exchange the interest rates that they hold on securities such as stocks and bonds.
Tech start-ups and other innovative small firms claimed £905m in cash payments from HMRC in 2015/16 under the R&D tax credit scheme, the latest figures show.
By their very nature the market for shares in a private limited company is restricted. The effect of the preemption rights included in the Articles of the majority of private companies will, for all practical purposes, restrict potential purchasers to other shareholders in the company, or, possibly, the company itself. For many entrepreneurial businesses this […]
There are many options for short term property finance and two of the most commonly utilised products across the UK are bridging loans and auction finance.
The more one learns about investing for retirement, the more questions one seems to have. One issue which has vexed Britons for ages, and which gained new potency during the snap general election campaign earlier this spring, is the U.K. state pension ‘triple lock.’ Here’s what you need to know about the triple lock’s status […]
A SIPP is a self invested personal pension scheme, and involves you investing money into an area of your choosing with the aim of making a steady profit over time.
More than half of investors looking to buy shares over the next 12 months admit to preferring well-known UK brands such as supermarkets and banks, according to a new study.
All business owners want to see a return on investment. However, they also want to be sure their accounts reflect both their income and expenses.
“A journey of a thousand miles starts with a single step”, as the philosopher Lao Tzu said. But that first step is also one of the hardest to make, because we have to overcome our inertia. Perhaps this explains why over 90 per cent of SMEs get business loans from the bank where they hold their current accounts, and don’t look around for better deals.