Articles by Liam Tarry

RBS reports strong take-up of rights issue

Monday, 16 June 2008 | News

The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has thrown down the gauntlet for those banks hoping to raise money from selling shares to investors at a discount to help them weather the effects of the global credit squeeze.

House sales slump to 30-year low

Tuesday, 10 June 2008 | News

House sales are at a 30-year low, a report from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) has revealed.

Households face 40% hike in gas bills as price of oil soars

Monday, 09 June 2008 | News

Oil prices may hit $150 a barrel by 4 July, a new report by Morgan Stanley has warned, spelling higher utility bills for British households already coping with higher gas and electricity prices.

Experts slam Northern Rock and Lloyds TSB tie-up

Thursday, 05 June 2008 | News

Northern Rock mortgage borrowers whose deals are due to end over the next three years could be offered a new fee-free mortgage from Lloyds TSB.

Homeowners look to take a break from repayments

Wednesday, 04 June 2008 | News

Increasing numbers of cash-strapped homeowners are taking a holiday from their mortgage payments, despite brokers warning these breaks will cost them more in the long-run.

Falling property prices are the least of our worries

Tuesday, 02 September 2008 | Blog | By Liam Tarry

According to recent research by retail analysts Verdict,

Medical graduates face debts of £67,000

Friday, 30 May 2008 | News

Medical students will graduate with debts of up to £67,000 as a result of variable top up fees, a new report has revealed.

Professionals most likely to fall victim to ID fraud

Wednesday, 28 May 2008 | News

Homeowners aged between 26 and 45 and earning more than £50,000 a year are the most at risk of identity fraud, a new report reveals.