Audioboom enjoys bumper revenue growth during lockdown

Audioboom enjoys bumper revenue growth as the number of locked-down podcaster listeners swells Revenue rose to £19.7m in the past year, which is up around a fifth from 2019 Advertiser numbers up and group managed to narrow its losses  By Jane Denton For Thisismoney Published: 17:01 GMT, 20 January 2021 | Updated: 17:01 GMT, 20 … Read more Audioboom enjoys bumper revenue growth during lockdown

Cost of a home in Britain reaches record high of £250k

Average property prices across Britain reached a record high of £250,000 in the year to November, new official figures show. The average cost of a home increased by 7.6 per cent over the period, up from a 5.9 per cent rise in the year to October. London’s average house price surpassed the £500,000 mark for … Read more Cost of a home in Britain reaches record high of £250k

Superdry boss upbeat about a post-pandemic recovery despite fears for the fashion firm’s future

Superdry boss upbeat about a post-pandemic recovery despite fears for the fashion firm’s future By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 22:55 GMT, 19 January 2021 | Updated: 22:55 GMT, 19 January 2021 The boss of Superdry has insisted he is optimistic about a post-pandemic recovery on Britain’s high streets after his firm warned … Read more Superdry boss upbeat about a post-pandemic recovery despite fears for the fashion firm’s future

What CAN Britain learn from Beijing? China’s economy is surging ahead

China was the first country in the world to be struck by coronavirus and its economy is the first to recover. It expanded by 6.5 per cent in the final quarter of 2020, making it one of the few countries to be able to chalk up growth for the year. Industrial production drove the revival, … Read more What CAN Britain learn from Beijing? China’s economy is surging ahead

US casino operator MGM ends its £8bn bid for Ladbrokes owner Entain

US casino operator MGM ends its £8bn bid for Ladbrokes and Coral owner Entain By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 22:55 GMT, 19 January 2021 | Updated: 22:55 GMT, 19 January 2021 Shares in Ladbrokes and Coral owner Entain slid after its US suitor backed away from a bid. The betting giant had … Read more US casino operator MGM ends its £8bn bid for Ladbrokes owner Entain

Davos organiser ridiculed over claims it predicted worldwide pandemic

Davos organiser ridiculed over claims it had warned about the dangers of a worldwide pandemic for over a decade By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 22:55 GMT, 19 January 2021 | Updated: 22:55 GMT, 19 January 2021 The organiser of the annual Davos summit faced ridicule after claiming it has spent more than … Read more Davos organiser ridiculed over claims it predicted worldwide pandemic

London Metal Exchange to close ‘open outcry’ trading ring

London Metal Exchange to close ‘open outcry’ trading ring after 144 years after Covid forces it to modernise By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 22:55 GMT, 19 January 2021 | Updated: 22:55 GMT, 19 January 2021 The trading ring at the London Metal Exchange (LME) could close after 144 years. The site where … Read more London Metal Exchange to close ‘open outcry’ trading ring

It’s London! Deliveroo set for UK listing: Big win for Square Mile

It’s London! Deliveroo set for UK listing: Big win for Square Mile amid post-Brexit shake-up By Mark Shapland For The Daily Mail Published: 22:55 GMT, 19 January 2021 | Updated: 22:55 GMT, 19 January 2021 Food delivery giant Deliveroo has picked London for its hotly anticipated stock market float this year. The tech firm’s founder … Read more It’s London! Deliveroo set for UK listing: Big win for Square Mile

Canadian investor ploughs £580m into Realstar

Canadian investor ploughs £580m into Realstar Groups’s UK urban apartments By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 22:55 GMT, 19 January 2021 | Updated: 22:55 GMT, 19 January 2021 A Canadian investor has poured £580million into urban apartments in the UK in a deal bosses say shows that cities will be ‘far from dead’ … Read more Canadian investor ploughs £580m into Realstar

Goldman Sachs bankers set to scoop £240k each after bumper year

Goldman Sachs bankers set to scoop £240k each in pay and perks after bumper year By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 22:54 GMT, 19 January 2021 | Updated: 22:54 GMT, 19 January 2021 Goldman Sachs set aside almost £9.8billion in ‘compensation and benefits’ in 2020 for its 40,500 staff Goldman Sachs bankers are set … Read more Goldman Sachs bankers set to scoop £240k each after bumper year