TSB Intermediary expands buy to let range

TSB Intermediary expands buy to let range
Introduces new three year fixed rate
TSB Intermediary is expanding its Buy to Let mortgage range to include three year fixed rate mortgages, following last month’s successful Buy to Let launch.
The introduction of three year fixed rate mortgages, for landlords looking to buy a new property, is […]

Pay and productivity: the next phase - speech by Sir Jon Cunliffe

Pay and productivity: the next phase - speech by Sir Jon Cunliffe
Between 2000 and 2007, the average worker in the UK automotive manufacturing industry produced 7.7 vehicles a year.  Over the past seven years he/she averaged 9.8 vehicles a year.  Productivity – output per worker – in car manufacturing has increased by […]

Fair and Effective Markets Review Releases Final Report

Fair and Effective Markets Review Releases Final Report
The Fair and Effective Markets Review today published its Final Report, which sets out 21 recommendations to help restore trust in the wholesale Fixed Income, Currency and Commodity (FICC) markets.  The Review was established by the Chancellor of the Exchequer and Governor of the […]

Reform of the legacy Credit Unions sourcebook

Reform of the legacy Credit Unions sourcebook
This joint Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) and Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) consultation sets out proposals to reform the legacy Credit Unions sourcebook (CREDS), one of the modules of the Handbook inherited by the two regulators from the Financial Services Authority (FSA).
When the FSA’s powers passed […]

SANTANDER’S MAIN CUSTOMER SERVICE LINE MOVES TO A NEW FREEPHONE NUMBER: 0800 9 123 123

SANTANDER’S MAIN CUSTOMER SERVICE LINE MOVES TO A NEW FREEPHONE NUMBER: 0800 9 123 123
We’re always looking for ways to improve the products we offer and the service that we provide to our customers. So we’re changing our main customer service line to a new number – one that’s memorable and free […]

BANBURY-BASED STEWART GROUP TO EXPAND FOLLOWING £11 MILLION IN FUNDING FROM SANTANDER

BANBURY-BASED STEWART GROUP TO EXPAND FOLLOWING £11 MILLION IN FUNDING FROM SANTANDER
Banbury-based Stewart Group (“Stewart”), the British manufacturer and distributor of gardening products, catering supplies, homewares and bespoke technical solutions, is now set for significant expansion and growth following a £11 million funding deal with Santander Corporate & Commercial. Stewart was […]

Western Union to Launch Direct to Bank from US to Mexico

Western Union to Launch Direct to Bank from US to Mexico
Banorte’s UniTeller banking network paves the way for Western Union direct transfers to more than 60 million individual bank accounts1
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. & MEXICO CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)– The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a leader in global payment services, today announced it will launch international direct to […]

Western Union Offers Apple Pay™ as New Pay-In Option for Money Transfer Customers

Western Union Offers Apple Pay™ as New Pay-In Option for Money Transfer Customers
Customers at Western Union flagship and Walgreens/Duane Reade locations can now send Money Transfers using Apple Pay solution
ENGLEWOOD, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Western Union (NYSE:WU) a leader in global payment services, today announced it will offer Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)’s technology Apple Pay™ mobile payment solution […]

Western Union® Live at Bank of China

Western Union® Live at Bank of China
Friends and family in China can receive remittances quickly and conveniently from Bank of China locations throughout the country now
ENGLEWOOD, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Effective immediately, consumers in China will be able to receive remittances through the Western Union® (NYSE: WU) Money TransferSM service from abroad in minutesi at select Bank […]

Preliminary Results for the 52 weeks to 21 March 2009

Preliminary Results for the 52 weeks to 21 March 2009
Strong sales and profit performance with significant growth potential
Financial Summary
Total sales (including VAT) up 5.7 per cent to £20,383 million (2008: £19,287 million)
Like-for-like sales (excluding fuel, including VAT) up 4.5 per cent(1)
Underlying profit before tax up 11.3 per cent at £543 million (2008: £488 million)(2)
Profit before […]