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The Co-op Bank's losses have tripled to £204m

The Co-op Bank's losses have tripled to £204m

The troubled bank's management admit its turnaround 'will take some time.'

 

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Banking is still rotten to the core

Banking is still rotten to the core

27 August 2015

Other People's Money and Straight to Hell clearly reveal the greed and sleaze endemic in the financial world. But there is a way to stop the rot, says Philip Delves Broughton.

 
 
'The Libor fixing scandal was every chairman's nightmare' - Marcus Agius

'The Libor fixing scandal was every chairman's nightmare' - Marcus Agius

27 August 2015

YOU LIVE AND LEARN: The chairman of PA Consulting and former Barclays chairman talks about resigning, managing chief executives and the therapeutic effects of gardening.

 
 
What's an ex-British diplomat doing heading Tata in Europe?

What's an ex-British diplomat doing heading Tata in Europe?

26 August 2015

THE MT INTERVIEW: With the task of bringing some unity to a business that has brands as diverse as Jaguar Land Rover, Tetley Tea and Taj Hotels, David Landsman is going to need all the skills he gained as a diplomat.

 
 
Why it matters how your business is owned

Why it matters how your business is owned

24 August 2015

From PLCs and private equity to crowdfunding and co-operatives, there are now so many ways to run a company it's hard to know which way to turn. We navigate the ownership maze.

 
 
'I worked like a crazy woman, but the responsibility weighed heavily on me and I turned to drink' - Sarah Heward

'I worked like a crazy woman, but the responsibility weighed heavily on me and I turned to drink' - Sarah Heward

20 August 2015

HOW I BEAT THE ODDS: The owner of The Real Food Café in a remote part of Scotland has had to cope with the death of her husband, vandals and problems finding staff.

 
 
Peer-to-peer lending is going mainstream

Peer-to-peer lending is going mainstream

18 August 2015

Alternative funding pioneer Zopa announced today that it had passed the £1bn mark.

 
 
MarketInvoice has raised another £6m

MarketInvoice has raised another £6m

17 August 2015

The London-based invoice trading platform will soon be open to retail investors.

 
 
Minister weighs in on duty free airport VAT - and it's about tax dodging not security

Minister weighs in on duty free airport VAT - and it's about tax dodging not security

12 August 2015

Now even the government is saying that airport stores should pass on tax savings to punters flying to non-EU destinations. But should they? They aren't breaking the law.

 
 
Co-op Bank goes unpunished despite 'serious and wide-ranging failings'

Co-op Bank goes unpunished despite 'serious and wide-ranging failings'

11 August 2015

Regulators apparently thought a fine would be counter-productive.

 
 
Hundreds of P2P lenders are battling for supremacy

Hundreds of P2P lenders are battling for supremacy

10 August 2015

A surge in new peer-to-peer lending startups raises the prospect of an M&A war.

 
 

The MT interview: Terry Smith

"I'm often described as outspoken. I don't view this as a criticism."

Terry Smith, CEO of Tullet Prebon, pulls no punches in this month's big interview

 
 

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