Personal and financial information is being sold “on a huge scale” to anyone ready to buy the data. That was the finding of an investigation by consumer group Which?
Ask anyone about powerful stock markets and financial hubs, and the conversation will likely turn to Wall Street. But in actual fact, London has been far more powerful than Wall Street - or any other financial hotspot - for many years.
The letter the Government sent to Nissan to convince it to stay in the UK, contained no figure relating to how much the company might be compensated, The Independent has learnt.
Japanese financial services firm Orix Corp has agreed to buy $290 million (272 million euros) worth of shipping loans from Royal Bank of Scotland, sources with direct knowledge of the deal told Reuters on Friday.
The couple earned the staggering amount from profits at their business firm Beckham Brand Holdings. FILE: David Beckham. Picture: AFP.