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Quanta Group to raise £3m in Crowdstacker’s first investment

The new Peer-to-Peer lending platform, Crowdstacker, has opened its first crowdfunding project to investors. The City of London registered company is facilitating a £3m...

Vietnam discussions escalate South China Sea dispute

The dispute over the South China Sea escalated this morning when it was reported that Vietnam has entered discussions with EU and US contractors...

Vodafone dispels merger rumours

Vodafone has revealed that it is in talks with Liberty Global over “selected asset swaps”, but are not discussing a full-blown merger. The FTSE 100...

Moneysupermarket and Zoopla fall on Ofgem investigation

A probe by the UK's energy regulator has led shares in Moneysupermarket.com Group PLC (LON:MONY) and its rival Zoopla Property Group PLC (LON:ZPLA) becoming...
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Greece misses IMF payment

Greece has become the first country in over three decades to defer a payment to the IMF, the last country to miss a payment...

The rise of equity crowdfunding

The growth of Crowdfunding, an alternative source of funding for small businesses and startups, shows no sign of slowing down; according to a report...

Birmingham named sixth best city for investment in Europe

PwC has recently ranked Birmingham as the sixth-best city in Europe for investment — ahead of London. For most people, the UK’s second largest...

Shares in Horse Hill consortium suspended

Shares in the Horse Hill consortium including UK Oil & Gas Investments (LON:UKOG), Alba Mineral Resources PLC (LON:ALBA), Solo Oil PLC (LON:SOLO), Doriemus PLC...

ECB lowers growth forecast

  Mario Draghi has today updated us on the ECB’s view of the economy and reassured the market that there will be no tapering of...

India cuts interest rates by 0.25%

The Reserve Bank of India has cut rates for the third time this year. The move by the central bank was an attempt to...