BoE backed into a corner
‘Spiral of complacency’
BofE last raised rates 10 years ago
More than a third concerned about debt levels
Crisis brewing in emerging economies
People are likely to be under-protected for the amount of mortgage debt they have, an analysis by Aegon of both the ABI's and its own latest protection claims statistics has suggested.
For firms involved in arranging finance
The chairman has a thought on P2P lending
Real assets highly attractive
3.3 million in persistent debt
£24,300 average debt, finds Prudential
Firm to write-off £414m of debt
One-fifth of under-35s believe they will never be debt-free
IMF to stay on board
What made financial headlines over the weekend?
The world's top financial watchdog and the finance minister of Europe's biggest economy have voiced their concerns over the amount of credit being created in the global financial system.
A quarter of consumers plan to make paying down their debt a priority in the coming year, research by a financial services firm has found.
Incisive Media, publishers of Investment Week, Professional Adviser and a range of other titles, has agreed a refinancing deal which sees private equity firm Alchemy Partners take a majority stake in the business.
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Have we reached the monetary stimulus tipping point?
A "relatively benign" rise in interest rates still has the potential to double the number of households facing debt problems, a think tank has said.
Closed life consolidator Phoenix has comprehensively refinanced its debt to strengthen its balance sheet and better support its growth plans.
The world economy is just as vulnerable to a financial crisis as it was in 2007, with the added danger that debt ratios are now far higher and emerging markets have been drawn into the fire as well, the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) has warned....