Articles by Edmund Greaves

Digital banking app Loot goes bust after it fails to secure financial backing from RBS

Thursday, 23 May 2019 | News

Banking app Loot has entered administration after allegedly running out of cash.

Pensions minister calls for ethical investing - but could a generational divide be holding back green money?

Wednesday, 22 May 2019 | News

Pensions minister Guy Opperman MP (pictured top) has called for pension funds to be used to invest money ethically - but investment managers remain sceptical, citing a generational divide holding back a tide of green money.<...>

Rising energy prices take blame for uptick in inflation as workers’ wages are squeezed

Wednesday, 22 May 2019 | News

Inflation has risen for the first time since August 2018 as rising household energy prices bear brunt of the blame.

Digital wealth manager Investec Click & Invest shuts down

Thursday, 16 May 2019 | News

Digital wealth management provider Investec Click & Invest is to shut down and has closed to new clients from today.

Moneywise First 50 Funds interview: Colin Morton, Franklin UK Rising Dividends fund

Wednesday, 15 May 2019 | Article

Colin Morton is the lead manager of Franklin UK Rising Dividends Fund. Edmund Greaves learns how the fund looks for companies that are reinvesting in their own business but also growing their dividends

Long-haul holidays are my guilty pleasure: here are some ways I cut corners to save cash

Tuesday, 14 May 2019 | Article

I’ve cut a few corners to save cash on long-distance trips, says Edmund Greaves

Big banks closing branches shouldn't force customers to use Post Office, warns Treasury Committee

Monday, 13 May 2019 | News

The Parliamentary Treasury Committee has published a report today that criticizes banks for effectively using the Post Office and taxpayer money to bail out their shrinking branch networks.

Pension savers fail to join up the dots between their cash and what it is invested in

Friday, 10 May 2019 | News

An alarming number of pension savers do not know that their pension pots are actually invested in the stock market.

Air travellers face a levy to pay for bringing stranded passengers home when an airline goes bust

Thursday, 09 May 2019 | News

Airline passengers could be charged 50p every time they fly to help pay for stranded passengers to come home when an airline collapses. 

Monzo introduces in-app energy deal switching with up to £50 credit - how does it stack up?

Wednesday, 08 May 2019 | News

Customers of Monzo will soon be able to switch energy deals using its banking app and earn up to £50 credit towards their bills.