Wise to list in London: Is the City in store for Deliveroo Round 2?

With memories of Deliveroo’s Initial Public Offering flop still alive in the City, investors may approach Wise’s long-awaited London listing with caution. Wise has become somewhat of a darling in the fintech world and has attracted investment from the likes of Silicon Valley Bank and Sir Richard Branson. The payments app, which was recently rebranded … Read more

UK remains the top hub for European finance

UK is still Europe’s ‘destination of choice’ for investment in financial services – but has lost ground to France By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 00:01 BST, 21 June 2021 | Updated: 00:01 BST, 21 June 2021 The UK is still Europe’s ‘destination of choice’ for investment in financial services – but has … Read more

Hospitality is reeling from staff shortage in lockdown

Industry leaders warn PM Boris Johnson’s end-of-lockdown betrayal has exacerbated chronic staff shortages faced by restaurants, bars and hotels By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 21:50 BST, 20 June 2021 | Updated: 21:50 BST, 20 June 2021 Boris Johnson’s end-of-lockdown betrayal has exacerbated the chronic staff shortage faced by restaurants, bars and hotels, … Read more