Crowdfunding platforms need tougher rules and restrictions in order to protect investors, the Financial Conduct Authority has said.
Irish fruit distributor Fyffes has agreed to a takeover by a subsidiary of Sumitomo, a deal that will value the London-listed company at €751m and allow the Japanese conglomerate to dramatically expand its European food business.
Councils in England are cashing in three quarters of a BILLION pounds a year in parking fees and fines, new research has found. This figure has risen by more than �60 million in the past year, according to the RAC Foundation.
European stocks edged up Friday, on track for their best week since February, supported by expectations for more stimulus from the European Central Bank and a calm reaction to the Italian referendum.
How much tax the new UK business is expected to make remains unclear. Photograph: Bloomberg via Getty Images. Simon Bowers · @sbowers00.