Bitcoin price bubble: Is digital currency about to crash and burst?

JP Morgan boss Jamie Dimon this week savaged bitcoin as a fraud, and said he would fire any trader at the investment bank found trading the digital currency. Bitcoin’s price has gone from around $600 in September 2016 to $4,900 at the end of August. But in recent weeks the cryptocurreny has suffered heavy sell-offs – and Mr Dimon’s More...

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By admin On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Pound euro LIVE updates: Sterling braced for interest rate update from Bank of England

Sterling fell from around 1.11 to 1.10 against the euro on Wenesday, amid the latest employment data ahead of the September interest rate decision from the Bank of England on Thursday. Against the US dollar, More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

Bitcoin Price Update LIVE: Bitcoin bounces back after China speculation sparks losses

The digital currency is now sitting at around $4,317 – rising by around three per cent on Tuesday. Bitcoin’s price yesterday hit lows of around $4,100, losing around $800 since the start of the month More...

By admin On Monday, September 11th, 2017

Small business owners risk PRISON over failing to pay business rate bills

Courts in England and Wales handed down 54 prison sentences of up to 90 days on business owners for non-payment of rates to the end of March, up from 52 the previous year, according to figures by CVS.  The More...

By admin On Sunday, September 10th, 2017

Next facing profit drop as group hit by slowdown in consumer spending

The group has been hit by the slowdown in consumer spending, but with signs of a recovery over the summer.  Next and department store giant the John Lewis Partnership both publish first-half results on Thursday More...

By admin On Saturday, September 9th, 2017

SavvyWoman calls on banks to make joint account rules clearer for couples

More than 74 per cent of UK adults don’t know that either person is liable to pay the entire debt on a joint account.  But almost 90 per cent want banks to provide clear information on what it involves when More...

By admin On Friday, September 8th, 2017

'No risk' Draghi hits back at critics of ECB's huge money-printing programme

The European Central Bank (ECB) this week raised the bloc’s growth forecast to 2.2 from 1.9 per cent in 2017, and to 1.8 per cent from 1.7 per cent in 2019, suggesting there will be less need for monetary More...

By admin On Thursday, September 7th, 2017

RETIREMENT SHOCK: One in seven won't be able to stop working unless they sell family home

GETTY One in seven won’t be able to stop working unless they sell family home But there are few suitable houses on the market and a “residential revolution” is needed to house More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

This simple pension trick could boost YOUR child benefits by £536 a year

A family with two children an extra £536 a year in benefits by simply saving extra for retirement, Royal London found. The little known connection between retirement savings and child support payments affects More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 5th, 2017

Autumn Budget 2017 Date & Predictions: Stamp duty & pensions could be in Hammond's speech

The speech will likely be at lunchtime after Prime Minister’s questions on a Wednesday. It is thought stamp duty could be set for a shake-up, alongside key pension changes in the Budget. Stamp Duty It More...