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New ‘innovative and secure’ £1 coin officially becomes legal tender

The new 12-sided, £1 coin has officially become legal tender after being rolled out across the country. The new coins are being produced by The Royal Mint, in South Wales, at…

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Alternative finance lender, Nucleus Commercial Finance, has now lent over £500m to SMEs across the UK since it launched back…

‘Calculated investment risks’ deliver £11.3bn overseas turnover for North West mid-sized businesses

Mid-sized companies have been the driving force behind the North West’s overseas turnover in the last year, according to new…

Jack Dorsey targeting UK small businesses after launching Square from Holborn HQ

Global payments firm, Square, has officially launched its UK operations in London after soft launching earlier in the year. Headed up…

Manchester investment company Blackmore acquires new city centre base

Investment firm The Blackmore Group has relocated to a new HQ in central Manchester to accommodate its growing team. The company…

Starling Bank becomes first mobile-only bank to join Current Account Switch service

Starling Bank, the challenger bank which recently launched into beta, has announced that it has joined the Current Account Switch…

MSIF backs Liverpool-based niche recruitment company

A recruitment agency specialising in healthcare, HR and construction has launched in Liverpool with the help of business funding provider…

DueDil targets financial services expansion with new appointment

London-based FinTech firm DueDil has signalled its aspirations for growth into the financial services sector with the appointment of a…

RBS and Natwest reveal branch closures in the triple digits with 470 jobs at risk

UK banking giant the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has announced it is to shutter 158 branches across its RBS…

Revolut takes step closer to neo-bank status with Prime-style premium subscription

London-based FinTech startup, Revolut, has taken another step closer to becoming a fully fledged neo-bank after launching another new financial…

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West Lancs financial planning forum hailed huge success

West Lancs IFA Acumen Financial Partnership is hailing the success of its first financial planning forum of the year. It marked…

Together named best for buy-to-let mortgages

Specialist lender Together has been named ‘Best Buy-to-Let Mortgage Provider’ at the Property Wire Awards 2017. The inaugural awards from the…

Gubay Charitable Foundation donates £20,000 to Nugent

Nugent Patron Phil Thompson helped launch the Gubay Crisis Fund this week, which has been made possible through the support…

Barclays Celebrates North West Women in Business

Barclays is looking for the region’s top female business talent as it launches its inaugural Celebrating North West Women in…

Deloitte Real Estate makes double Surveyor appointment

Deloitte Real Estate has announced the appointments of Josaphine Ford as Senior Surveyor and Heather Foxen as Development Surveyor to…

Cintra shortlisted in prestigious Global Awards

Cintra HR & Payroll Services is delighted with the recent announcement that it has been shortlisted in two categories in…

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