Wall Street stocks were mixed Wednesday, reversing some earlier declines, as traders nervously awaited earnings from US tech darling Nvidia and digested Federal Reserve minutes that signaled slower interest rate cuts ahead.
Riding on the success of the UK firm Rapyd which raised £235 million, the UK fintech sector continues to be a leader in fintech funding despite a decrease in the number of deals secured in 2023 by over 100.
UK Export Finance has announced its first Islamic Murabaha financing in Saudi Arabia with the Six Flags Qiddiya City deal which will help UK exporters and suppliers to build the theme park.
With inflation dropping faster than expected and the economic outlook darkening, markets will be looking for clues about when eurozone borrowing costs might start to come down as rate-setters meet this week.
The next few weeks will be crucial for Emma Raducanu as she looks to regain form and secure entry into the Australian Open after being denied a wildcard spot.
The summit, jointly hosted by Prime Minister Rishi Sunak and Business Secretary Kemi Badenoch, aims to position the UK as a leading global business destination and attract billions of pounds in strategic investments.
The Prince of Wales travelled to Singapore solo to attend the third Earthshot Prize Awards on November, 7, 2023.
HSBC, headquartered in London but primarily focused on the Asian market, announced pre-tax profits of $7.7 billion (£6.4 billion) for the third quarter spanning from July to September.
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The UK bank is bringing a ban on cryptocurrency purchases due to an "increase in fraud and scams related to crypto assets".
European stock market falls flat on German export slump amidst oil production worries from Gabon military coup
The European stock market fell by nearly one per cent as Christine Lagarde was asked to set inflation targets that factor in energy prices and geopolitics.
A new survey report of business banking services provides insights into how the leading banks in the UK are satisfying SME customers.
UK Trade Secretary launches "Alive with Opportunity" campaign during G20 visit to Jaipur, strengthening UK-India ties through trade, investment and cultural connections for a prosperous future.
A recent report by Rimm Sustainability reveals a surge in eco-friendly and sustainable practices dedication among UK SMEs, exploring responses from 500 C-suite executives.
A recently launched platform, the UK Business Climate Hub, will advise British SMEs on lowering their energy bills and minimising emissions to help go green and achieve net zero.
UK Export Finance secures a £50 million loan for Trifast's global expansion, driving innovation in industrial fastenings and uplifting partnerships, export growth, manufacturing support, innovation and economic development.
European and US stocks mostly made cautious advances on Tuesday as investors awaited central bank rate decisions, while stimulus pledges by Chinese leaders dominated Asian trading.
UK formally joins CPTPP trade group, opening doors to new opportunities for British businesses with reduced tariffs and increased investment.
The Bank of England warns that nearly one million UK households will face higher mortgage payments due to rising interest rates, potentially impacting financial stability.
Britain's top lenders have passed stress tests to show they can withstand major economic shock, even as rising interest rates pressure the financial system, the Bank of England said Wednesday.
A study by Manx Financial Group reveals that a significant number of UK SMEs have been forced to reduce or halt their operations due to a lack of funds.
HSBC has unveiled a groundbreaking initiative with a £15 billion financing fund to improve market access and foster the growth of SMEs.
A reported 1.3 million UK households with mortgages were already expecting increased costs at the start of the year. The latest data means there is more pain yet to come.
Europe's technology startup landscape has produced a growing number of $1 billion unicorns in recent years
UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak calls for urgent action in strengthening the country's tech sector and positioning it as a global leader during London Tech Week.
According to the report, three out of four persons above the age of 65 prefer to do at least one bank transaction at their branch and aren't comfortable going fully online despite the rising phenomenon of banking deserts in the country.
Asia-focused bank giant HSBC on Monday relaunched the recently-acquired UK arm of collapsed US lender Silicon Valley Bank as part of a major push into technology and life sciences.
HSBC's return to the mortgage market amid rate adjustments reflects a turbulent landscape and changing economic conditions.
Britain's retail lenders are withdrawing fixed home-loan products, as elevated inflation sparks fears of more Bank of England interest rate hikes and worsens the cost-of-living crisis.
The banks named in the recent report are Royal Bank Of Canada, HSBC, Deutsche Bank, Citi and Morgan Stanley. These banks allegedly participated in a series of one-to-one conversations in chatrooms, where they divulged sensitive information to traders.