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202 Results found for "Finance and Banking News"

Finance and Banking
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20 February 2013

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The amount of money being lent to UK homebuyers fell last month, according to figures from the Council of Mortgage Lenders (CML).There was just £10.4 billion lent out to home-movers and firs...

Finance and Banking
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15 February 2013

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In the years before the global financial crisis, the global hedge fund market experienced dynamic growth, reaching US$2 trillion in assets under management (AUM) in 2008.Some hedge funds hav...

Finance and Banking
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15 February 2013

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Hedge fund heavyweights from Leon Cooperman's Omega Advisors to Barry Rosenstein's Jana Partners threw in the towel on Apple Inc in the fourth quarter, while other managers found discount retailers...

Finance and Banking
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11 February 2013

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Scotland's economic growth is continuing to pick up, according to a survey of purchasing managers, albeit at a modest pace, driven by domestic demand rather than the hoped-for export recovery.<...

The UK ATM card market showed a 2% growth in card volume and a 2% in transaction volume from 2011 to reach 167 million cards and almost 3 billion transactions in 2012.Plastic cards have chan...

Finance and Banking
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8 February 2013

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The French economy will avoid recession this year, according to the country's central bank.It predicts growth of 0.1% in the first three months of 2013, a more upbeat outlook than that of ma...

Finance and Banking
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4 February 2013

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The UK credit card market recorded a 1% current value growth in 2012, to reach a value in excess of £121 billion in 2012.Back in 1966, Barclays had introduced the credit card to the UK with ...

Finance and Banking
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4 February 2013

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There was a strong increase in UK debit card transaction activity in 2011, reflecting growth in the number of cards in issue together with a continued migration from other payment methods. The prop...

Finance and Banking
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30 January 2013

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The US economy surprisingly fell at an annualised rate of 0.1% in the fourth quarter of 2012, initial official estimates indicate.If confirmed, it would be the first contraction logged by th...

The United States savings bank market has been decimated by a decline in deposits and exposure to subprime mortgages during the past five years. Industry participants, which include savings and loa...

In 2012, the Chinese financial leasing market presented remarkably rapid development, with business turnover reaching RMB1.55 trillion, an increase of about RMB620 billion (66.7%) from RMB930 billi...

In 2012, the French card payments market became more and more significant amongst French consumers. This payment method is increasingly preferred over cash and cheques, in part because it is more c...

Finance and Banking
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24 January 2013

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The Chinese credit card market has been growing at double-digit rates since the early 1990s and has boomed since 2003. China became the world's second largest credit card market (after the U...

Finance and Banking
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23 January 2013

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In terms of value transactions, the French store cards market increased by 3% through 2012 to hit a market value of €12.3 billion, while the number of cards in circulation increased by 2% to reach ...

Finance and Banking
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22 January 2013

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The French debit card market saw its transaction value increase by 5% in current value terms in 2012 to reach a value of €336.4 billion. The market saw the actual number of debit cards in circulati...

Finance and Banking
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22 January 2013

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Sales within the UK housing market rose by 5% in 2012 to a five-year high, according to figures from HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).Completed house sales with a value above £40,000 pounds inc...

The French credit card market is relatively small, it is very rare to see one being used for day-to-day purchases. Pretty much everyone has a carte bancaire, but those are debit cards. In fact, las...

The global consumer payments market hit a value of US$13.8 trillion in 2012, with North America and Western Europe representing the most developed regions by accounting for 56% of this value.<p...

Finance and Banking
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21 January 2013

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The UK mortgage lending market was little changed in 2012 compared with 2011 figures, but did end the year in a more positive form, a lending group has announced.Gross UK mortgage lending re...

Finance and Banking
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18 January 2013

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China's economy, the world's second largest, is showing small signs of a recovery that could help it emerge from its worst economic period in 13 years.According to the latest government figu...

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