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How regional bank failures led to global ‘tipping point’

The Times/The Sunday Times 18 Mar 2023
It was meant to be a comic advert, but now it looks more like a bizarre prophecy of the fate of Signature Bank. “How in the world do you [start a bank]?” an executive asks ... How to build a bank for dummies?” More ... BANKING.

Came across a high-interest savings account? It’s likely not what it seems, here’s why

Gulf News 17 Mar 2023
If you’ve seen adverts for savings accounts that have touted unusually high interest rates and felt suspicious as to why only a few banks can afford to offer such interest rates and not others, your doubts are most likely justified ... - Anil Pillai, a Dubai-based banking analyst.

U2 Songs of Surrender review – all the anthems, but smaller

The Observer 16 Mar 2023
U2 have always dealt in grand gestures ... the most recent one grossed $390m ... The artwork for U2 ... U2 ... At best they sound pleasantly inessential, the kind of thing that would once have been confined to track three on a CD single, and at worst their gentle piano figures and hushed ambience sound like cover versions commissioned for a bank advert ... Read more ... .

'Use discount code BANKRUN': Toyshop and kids' experience firm with cash tied up in collapsed ...

The Daily Mail 11 Mar 2023
A New York-based Toy Store has slashed its prices in a desperate bid to stay afloat following the collapse of Silicon Valley Bank ... On Friday it urged customers to make purchases which it said would be processed via rival bank Chase. 'Unfortunately, we had most of our company’s cash assets at a bank which just collapsed.

Number of advertised jobs in 2022 falls to 32,651 – BoG

Joy Online 22 Feb 2023
According to the Bank of Ghana, 3,277 job adverts were recorded as compared with 2,588 for the same period in 2021, an ...

HMRC warns of tax-refund scam email tricking people into disclosing personal information

AOL 22 Feb 2023
“The key to preventing these types of scams is to take a few minutes to check you are dealing with a legitimate source and never be pressured to act quickly,” explained Metro bank’s head of fraud and investigations, Baz Thompson ... “Avoid clicking on any advert you see on social ...

Small firms beat staff crisis - using an army of older workers

This is Money 18 Feb 2023
Thousands of businesses are struggling to hire new staff as vacancies have hit a near record high of close to 1.5 million ... Rest Less, a fast-growing digital community for the over-50s, features age-inclusive job adverts on its website. More than 52,000 adverts are currently live, from employers including Lloyds, Sky, Metro Bank and the NHS ....

The secrets of London by postcode: SE (South East)

The Spectator 08 Feb 2023
... audience warm-up for Have I Got News For You?, recorded at LWT studios on the South Bank, he would say. ‘On behalf of the BBC, welcome to ITV.’ When Oxo constructed their building on the South Bank in the 1920s, they were refused permission for illuminated adverts on the tower.

Irish Central Bank Calls Crypto Ponzi, Urges Ban On Crypto Advertisements

Bitcoinist 27 Jan 2023
In the past, the Irish Central Bank has been critical of crypto and digital assets. Ireland’s Central Bank governor, Gabriel Makhlouf, has now urged lawmakers to ban crypto advertisements ... The primary concern for Ireland’s Central Bank is that crypto has low financial stability, which poses a risk to the economy.

Third of holidaymakers ‘will try to make their breaks less expensive in 2023’

AOL 27 Jan 2023
Half of people are planning to cut the cost of their holidays or do without trips altogether this year, a survey has found ... Kelly Whittington, speciality claims director at Aviva UK, said ... Holiday fraudsters can lure people into paying by bank transfer using fake but convincing holiday adverts as well as via bogus websites and phone calls ... .

UK tax agency hiring CBDC head

BTC Manager 26 Jan 2023
The U.K.'s HM Treasury posted a job advert for a head of central bank digital currency (CBDC) on Indeed on Jan. 24, 2022 ....

UK treasury recruiting digital currency leader

Computer Weekly 25 Jan 2023
The UK government is recruiting an individual to lead its growing team focused on a central bank digital currency ...Today, the Bank of England issues only physical bank notes. A digital pound would be a new form of digital money for use by households and businesses issued directly by the Bank of England,” states the job advert.

Reports of loan fee scams have jumped, says bank

Belfast Telegraph 24 Jan 2023
Scams where victims are asked to pay fees upfront for goods or services such as loans that never materialise have surged, figures from Lloyds Bank indicate ... Victims will typically reply to an online advert for a “fast loan” and are told they must pay an upfront fee by bank transfer ... Liz Ziegler, fraud prevention director at Lloyds Bank, said.

Holidaymakers warned to watch out for fake deals amid cost-of-living pressures

ITV 24 Jan 2023
Holiday fraudsters can lure people into paying by bank transfer using fake but convincing holiday adverts as well as via bogus websites and phone calls ... A similar proportion (15%) of people would risk paying directly via bank transfer if they thought it would save them money.

The most scammed vehicle in Britain: VW's humble Transporter van is the fraudsters' favourite... here's ...

The Daily Mail 04 Jan 2023
In fact, VW Transporter fraud is now so common that a dedicated Facebook page with 3,500 members has been set up to track down dodgy adverts ... Action Scam’s Mr Buster, who battles banks on behalf of fraud victims, told Money Mail of a case where a man suffering from cancer was scammed by a Transporter advert ... Switch bank. Switch bank.

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