Pod Point’s London float to boost the electric car revolution 

Charging station maker Pod Point’s London float to boost the electric car revolution By Mark Shapland For The Daily Mail Published: 16:52 EDT, 11 October 2021 | Updated: 16:55 EDT, 11 October 2021 Investors will be given the chance to back the electric vehicle revolution after Pod Point announced plans to float in London. The … Read more

Lord Heseltine warns UK facing ‘very nasty situation’ this winter

‘We are already running on borrowed time’: Ex-Tory deputy PM Lord Heseltine says UK economy is facing a ‘very nasty situation’ this winter as he accuses ministers of ‘lurching from crisis to crisis’ Lord Heseltine said that if he was Chancellor he would be ‘extremely worried’  Former deputy PM said crises for industry are likely … Read more

Bank of England’s chief economist warns of prolonged inflation spike 

Bank of England’s chief economist warns the ‘magnitude and duration’ of the UK’s inflation spike is ‘proving greater than expected’ amid fears of runaway price increases Bank of England’s new chief economist has issued an inflation warning to MPs Huw Pill said ‘magnitude and duration’ of spike is ‘proving greater than expected’ But Mr Pill … Read more

Energy crisis takes toll on struggling UK steel firms 

Energy crisis takes toll on struggling steel firms with power prices four times higher than average By Francesca Washtell For The Daily Mail Published: 17:02 EDT, 30 September 2021 | Updated: 17:30 EDT, 30 September 2021 Spiralling energy prices have plunged the steel industry deeper into crisis. Companies are battling to stay afloat as they … Read more

Peel Hunt adds £7m to its  value after debut on the Aim market 

City broker Peel Hunt adds £7m to its value after successful debut on the Aim market By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 16:57 EDT, 29 September 2021 | Updated: 16:59 EDT, 29 September 2021 Directors at City broker Peel Hunt pocketed £26.4m from selling shares in the float Peel Hunt directors saw their fortunes … Read more

Enstroga, Igloo Energy and Symbio Energy announce they are ‘ceasing to trade’, Ofgem says

Three more energy suppliers have today confirmed they have gone bust amid record high gas prices, UK energy watchdog Ofgem has announced. Energy suppliers Enstroga, Igloo Energy and Symbio Energy – who collectively provide services for more than 230,000 people – confirmed the news via the national regulator this afternoon.    Enstroga counts 6,000 people among … Read more

Woodford Equity: Investors to go to court to recoup loses from income fund collapse

Wounded investors to get their day in court as they try to recoup losses from the collapse of Woodford’s fund Leigh Day have started court proceedings against Link Fund Solutions Limited  An initial group of 100 investors are set to go to court to recoup lost money  Law firm will be issuing proceedings on a rolling … Read more

UK sales of alcohol and cigarettes have fallen by THREE-QUARTERS since 1989

UK’s 30-year health kick: Sales of alcohol and cigarettes plunged by THREE-QUARTERS since 1989 while sports equipment and toys have surged 451 PER CENT as people have also splashed out more on pets and gardens Data published by Office for National Statistics showed big changes in spending From 1989 to 2020 the volume sales of … Read more