British Gas Owner Biggest Faller On The FTSE 100

Centrica, the owner of British Gas, was the biggest faller on the FTSE 100 yesterday. It came after the company announced that it wanted to raise £750m, through a share sale, to help the company to cut its debts, as well as buy two rival companies. Centrica

Aviva Donates Norwich City FC Sponsorship

Aviva has been the main sponsor of Norwich City for the past 8 years. For one game each season, Aviva donate the space on the football kit to a charity. This season, and for their penultimate match against Manchester United this week, Aviva are donating the space to

Severn Trent Joint Venture With United Utilities Approved

Severn Trent and United Utilities have been approved by the CMA (the Competition and Markets Authority) for a joint venture in the new year. The venture, named Water Plus, will sell water supply to businesses across the UK, when the water trading market opens in 2017. Ofwat,

AXA Selling Its UK Life And Insurance Businesses

AXA will be selling its UK Life and Insurance business near the end of this year. A spokesperson for the company confirmed the rumors of slow growth in its UK endeavors, and stated that the company will also be pulling out of other European ventures, in a

First Utility Leading The Way In Cheaper Energy

Named in Sunday Times BDO Profit Track 100 table, First Utility is setting the bar high for energy companies in the UK. It also has an increasing market share, and continues to be one of the top companies that energy customers are switching to. As well as

ASDA Changing Fake Multi-Buy Saving Deals

ASDA, which is US owned, has been told to ditch fake multi-buy saving deals or face fines, and possibly prosecution, after an investigation by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA). The Investigation followed a “super complaint” from the consumer group Which?, who found ASDA to be advertising

The Cheap Car Insurance Revolution – How To Cut Your Premiums

Technology is forever changing. And new car technology is shaping how insurers are calculating risks, and premiums, for drivers. However, it seems lowering your premiums with new technology means sharing more and more information with your insurance provider. This can include where you are, what speed you’re

LV Boss Steps Down After Decade In Charge

Mike Rogers, the boss at LV=, has stepped down after a decade in charge of the company. Since leaving Barclays in May 2006, and boasting a repertoire of working with other giant companies, Rogers has seen the closure of the LV= banking operations in 2007, and its

Littlewoods Sale Dresses

The Littlewoods Up To 30% Sale has dropped on Ladies Clothing, and we’ve gone ahead and picked 10 of the best dresses, so you don’t have to. Summer dresses are hard to come by, especially good quality ones. And Littlewoods has a giant selection of some of

Switching From British Gas? Here Are Some Of The Cheapest Tariffs Around

Centrica, owner of energy provider British Gas, has reported that in the first quarter trading update of 2016, the company lost 224000 customers. That’s almost 1 million customers annually. The other companies in the Big 6 of British energy; Scottish Power, SSE, npower, EDF and E.ON, all