You have a big enough deposit and your monthly payments are high enough. The prices are based on the local market. If there are 100 properties of the right size in an area and they are placed in price order with the cheapest first, the “low-end” of the market will be the 25th property, "mid-priced" is the 50th and "high-end” will be the 75th. … [Read more...] about Estate agent group Countrywide’s shares dive as profits fall
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Potts said Morrisons, which runs its own food processing and packaging plants and has direct relationships with farmers, was in a “good position” to weather the Brexit storm as two-thirds of the products it sells are British. But he added that the company could not stockpile perishable items, such as fruit and vegetables. … [Read more...] about No-deal Brexit means food price rises, warns Morrisons
Fed acts to keep banks 'prudent' amid virus risksAre Britain's banks strong enough for coronavirus?But Wells Fargo, which does not have a big investment banking business, swung to a $2.4bn loss in the quarter, compared to $6.2bn profit in the same period in 2019. The firm set aside $9.5bn to cover potential coronavirus-related losses, including $8.4bn in reserves. … [Read more...] about Big US banks set aside $28bn in downturn warning
She found that there was a five times stronger correlation between a company having female board members and stronger performance when it comes to ensuring they are environmentally friendly as a company, or involve themselves in philanthropy for example, than the correlation between female board members and profits. … [Read more...] about 100 Women: Do women on boards increase company profits?
Can California also feel like home for Harry? Three years ago, he guest edited an edition of the BBC Radio 4 Today programme and, as the regular editor, I spent some time with him. My first trip to Kensington Palace to discuss his plans for the show was just about this time of year. … [Read more...] about Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s £112m Netflix deal ‘could include a documentary on Princess Diana’ – but Royal sources warn it could ‘fuel tensions between him and William’