September 26, 2023

Chase UK Pulls the Plug on Cryptocurrency Transactions Amid Rising Fraud Concerns

In a significant move reflecting the rising concerns about fraud related to cryptocurrency transactions, JPMorgan’s British retail bank, Chase UK, has declared a ban on all cryptocurrency purchases. This decision, scheduled to take effect from October 16, follows alarming data that highlights the increasing rate of crypto scams and fraudulent activities. Highlights: The meteoric rise […]

September 12, 2023

EY Plan to Create 1000 Jobs in North Ireland

EY, a globally recognized professional services firm, has recently unveiled its ambitious plan to bolster Northern Ireland’s economy by creating over 1,000 jobs within the next half-decade. This strategic move, primarily focused on Belfast, promises to diversify the job market by offering positions in the assurance, tax, consulting, and technology sectors. Highlights Mark Weinberger, EY’s […]

August 28, 2023

UK Airspace Closed Due to Technical Issues

Thousands upon thousands of travelers in the United Kingdom and beyond were thrown into disarray after a malfunction in the country’s air traffic control system. After reporting “technical issues,” Britain’s National Air Traffic Services claimed it had “applied traffic flow restrictions to maintain safety.” There have been reports of delays in UK airspace as a […]

August 27, 2023

Buxton: UK Needs to Regain Its Competitive Edge in Equity Markets

After 40 years as one of Britain’s most prominent fund managers, Richard Buxton is retiring with dire predictions about the “very sorry state” of the UK equity market. The decline of the UK market has been the most striking change in Buxton’s career, he said as he prepared to depart Jupiter Asset Management at the […]