Archive for December, 2010

Minister warns on mortgage regulation

| December 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

Shapps urges FSA not to ‘snuff out innovation’ and voices concern that new rules will shut out buyers View full post on Financial Times – UK Homepage

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US data point to surge in recovery

| December 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

Hopes of an acceleration in the US economic recovery in 2011 received a boost as fresh data on the health of the manufacturing sector and the labour market were strikingly better than forecasters had predicted View full post on Financial Times – UK Homepage

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Cheap ‘pay as you drive’ insurance

| December 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

Some carriers offer discounts to drivers who log fewer than 15,000 miles a year. Some drivers could save a bundle. View full post on MSN Money Latest Articles

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China increases state company pay-outs

| December 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

Most of largest state-owned enterprises to be required to pay larger dividends to the state next year to help rebalance the economy and funnel more money into underfunded public services View full post on Financial Times – UK Homepage

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Reliance Industries plans US expansion

| December 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

Mukesh Ambani, India’s richest man, is planning to expand his energy operations in the US View full post on Financial Times – UK Homepage

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FTSE miners driven by high metals prices

| December 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

London stocks are slightly lower as investors take profits following December’s rally, but high metals prices help some miners retain their lead View full post on Financial Times – UK Homepage

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US mortgage foreclosures rise sharply

| December 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

Fewer borrowers receive loan modifications that would have reduced their monthly payments and many of those who do qualify redefault at high rates View full post on Financial Times – UK Homepage

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The end of the cheap-money era

| December 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

The global economy was fueled for years by low-cost borrowing, and money is still cheap now. But that’s changing. Here’s why it’s happening — and how to respond. View full post on MSN Money Latest Articles

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UK banks seek to speed up flotation process

| December 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

UK investment banks are planning to cut by more than half the amount of time it takes to list companies on the London Stock Exchange after volatile markets scuppered billions of pounds of deals in 2010 View full post on Financial Times – UK Homepage

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Adviser cast Iron Lady image, say records

| December 30, 2010 | 0 Comments

Newly released government documents suggest the head of Mrs Thatcher’s policy unit felt the need to advise her on how to dominate cabinet colleagues View full post on Financial Times – UK Homepage

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