Hot Off The Wires - 28th June 2021
The Financial Conduct Authority has blacklisted Binance, one of the world’s biggest cryptocurrency marketplaces, over its failure to meet money-laundering controls.
The huge sums of public money pumped into Covid support and green subsidies will lead to a new wave of trade disputes, Oliver Griffiths, the head of Britain’s post-Brexit tariffs watchdog, has warned.
Shareholders in Toshiba have prolonged ‘instability and uncertainty’ at the troubled conglomerate, said a director who saw no choice but to resign following last Friday’s investor revolt.
The strength of the UK jobs market and rates of pay has been overstated, according to the Resolution Foundation, just as the government prepares to scale back its furlough scheme this week.
The cruise ship Britannia will set sail on Sunday evening for the first time since the start of the pandemic.
Booming raw materials prices knocked profit growth at Chinese industrial companies last month, feeding through into the wider economy and fuelling fears of inflation.
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