Financial Stocks

What's driving CRV crypto to new highs?

 What's driving CRV crypto to new highs?

Highlights Launched in January 2020, Curve Dao (CRV) is a decentralised stablecoin exchange and is powered by the Ethereum blockchain. After the Curve Dao hit a purple patch registering impressive gains in the past 48 hours, the token grabb...

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Barclays (BARC) and Secure Trust (STB): 2 banking stocks to buy now

Barclays (BARC) and Secure Trust (STB): 2 banking stocks to buy now

Highlights  Barclays posted strong year to date Q3 2021 results, driven by higher fees from its corporate and investment banking businesses. Secure Trust Bank’s shares jumped over 2 per cent after it posted a strong Q3 trading update...

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Can green banks be a reality in the UK?

Can green banks be a reality in the UK?

Highlights The amount of funding going towards ethical banking has doubled to £196.65 million from 2010 to 2019 as per Ethical Consumer. Celebrities, politicians, and businesses are talking about ESG principles and people are becoming mor...

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Interest rate rise: Should you hold these 3 mortgage lender stocks?

Interest rate rise: Should you hold these 3 mortgage lender stocks?

Highlights Banking firms in the UK are set to withdraw their cheapest mortgage offers from the market. The Bank of England is expected to raise interest rates from a record low of 0.1% in November or December this year to counter inflation. Wh...

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Should you hold these banking stocks amid likely rise in loan defaults?

Should you hold these banking stocks amid likely rise in loan defaults?

Highlights Britain could see a rise in household and business loan defaults as per the latest survey conducted by the Bank of England. Loan defaults are seen as the latest crisis in the UK, which is already facing supply chain disruption and en...

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Should you hold these banking stocks amid likely rise in loan defaults?

Should you hold these banking stocks amid likely rise in loan defaults?

Highlights Britain could see a rise in household and business loan defaults as per the latest survey conducted by the Bank of England. Loan defaults are seen as the latest crisis in the UK, which is already facing supply chain disruption and en...

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Why is VISA such a trusted brand?

Why is VISA such a trusted brand?

  • October 14, 2021 11:11 AM BST
  • Abhijeet

When it comes to initiating a wire transfer through credit, debit or prepaid card, two corporations command the major operations throughout the world -- Visa and Mastercard. Being the decades-old electronic fund transfer facilitator, older than the...

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5 dividend-paying FTSE financial services stocks to buy now

5 dividend-paying FTSE financial services stocks to buy now

Highlights  According to the Confederation of British Industry (CBI)/PWC survey of 115 financial services companies’, profitability in the sector continued to increase at 29% in Q3, slower than 39% in Q2. The profitability of the fin...

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Should you buy these 5 FTSE 100 green loans provider banks?

Should you buy these 5 FTSE 100 green loans provider banks?

Highlights NatWest committed to provide £100 billion in green funding by the end of 2025. The bank is aiming to help small and medium firms (SMEs) to capitalise on the drive to fight the menace of climate change. HSBC Holdings uses its g...

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NatWest (NWG) & Lloyds (LLOY): 2 banking stocks to buy now

NatWest (NWG) & Lloyds (LLOY): 2 banking stocks to buy now

Highlights Around 46% of financial services companies plan to partner with fintech firms in the next year compared to 32% in 2020. NatWest had recently acquired a fintech startup RoosterMoney, a pocket money app. Several financial institut...

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Why NFT Investments is making waves

Why NFT Investments is making waves

Highlights  The NFT Investments PLC has invested C$100,000 (US $79667) in a start-up creating a decentralized social network on the Ethereum blockchain Total investments are estimated to be C$655,000 (US $521,820) and it was led by venture...

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