Finance News:

Ofcom halts local TV roll-out over finance worries
…The broadcasting regulator Ofcom has scrapped the roll-out of further local TV channels across the UK. More than 30 local TV stations have been set up since 2013, but some have faced financial difficulties and have struggled to attract an…


Trade war a reality, French finance minister warns
…A trade war is now a reality, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire has warned… in Buenos Aires bring together finance ministers and central bankers of the world's top…


Mexico president-elect's party fined over campaign finance
… Manuel López Obrador $10m (£7.7m) for breaking campaign finance laws. The National… that "it's not an isolated case of irregular conduct but a scheme of parallel finance


Scottish finance jobs growth 'outstrips London'
…Scotland has outpaced London in terms of jobs growth in financial services in the past year, according to a report. Industry-led body TheCityUK said the number of jobs in the sector north of the border grew by 6.6%, to 161,000. London saw…


Northampton finance chief 'took free Spurs tickets'
…A council finance chief accepted free Tottenham Hotspur football tickets from…


The papers: Row over minister's tax advice to private school
…A row over the finance secretary's advice to a private school in Perthshire…


Welsh student fees and grants timeline as Diamond review out
…Student finance has been an issue on campuses in Wales for well over half… Government pledged to freeze fees in England. 2018: The new system of student finance


Turkey's Erdogan son-in-law made finance minister amid nepotism fears
… as the country's finance minister after being sworn in to another five-year term…


RHI Live: Department of Finance official in inquiry hotseat
… of Finance official Emer Morelli appears before inquiry panel. Inquiry set up after…


Finance boss stole £370k from his firm and bought kittens
…A building firm's finance boss siphoned off nearly £370,000 in company cash… had been the "biggest threat" to the firm's finances. The Crown Prosecution… cheques' Greater Manchester Police said Farrimond, who was finance manager…