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Japan leads the way by regulating forex trading in Bitcoin

Japan leads the way by regulating forex trading in Bitcoin

It looks like Japan may have just gotten a lead in the global race of exchange markets by passing legislation earlier this year that would allow for Bitcoin to be traded in its forex market, alongside dollars and yen.

Shares in RPC jump 6% as company announces £100m share buyback programme

As RPC updates the market Helal Miah, investment research analyst at The Share Centre, explains what it means for investors.

Paragon Bank refresh ISA range

Paragon Bank has repriced its Cash ISA range, offering best buy products for people wanting to save for either one or five years.

Dividend paying investments could be the key to a profitable retirement

Graham Spooner, investment research analyst at The Share Centre, provides some dividend paying investments that could be suitable for longer-term SIPP investors:

Personal investors love to take AIM

As the AIM index celebrates its 22nd year of existence Richard Stone, Chief Executive at The Share Centre, comments on the importance of personal investors having the opportunity to access and research smaller and medium sized companies that are fuelling the UK economy:

Advertising sales still weigh on ITV as it reports fall in first quarter revenue

As ITV reports its Q1 results Ian Forrest, investment research analyst at The Share Centre, explains what it means for investors.

Schroders launches US Equity Income Maximiser Fund

Schroders has expanded its Maximiser range with the launch of the Schroder US Equity Income Maximiser Fund.

Strong start to the year for London Stock Exchange Group

As the London Stock Exchange Group updates the market, Helal Miah, investment research analyst at The Share Centre, explains what it means for investors.

Burberry recommended as a ‘hold’ as China growth prospects remain a concern

As Burberry reports its second half results, Helal Miah, investment research analyst at The Share Centre, explains what they mean for investors.

Challenging the High-Street ISA rates

With the start of a new tax year comes refreshed ISA allowances, and to ensure you have the best rate for 2017-18, you may need to turn away from High Street Banks.

ISAs vs Pensions - which should people invest in?

With the tax free allowance on savings now set at £1,000, people are beginning to consider what the benefit is of investing in an ISA and whether there are other options, such as pensions, that they would be better off investing in.

Why Intel’s purchase of Mobileye is the ‘innovator's solution’

Commenting on the $15bn purchase of Mobileye by Intel, Michael Baxter, Economics Commentator for The Share Centre, said:

Global mining and metals company Vedanta reports 79% rise in Q3 earnings

As Vedanta Resources reports its Q3 results Helal Miah, investment research analyst at The Share Centre, explains what it could mean for investors:

5 million over 50s expected to open a new ISA in 2017

Many people look to their savings to boost their income as they move towards retirement or retire completely, but even though savers continue to be punished by ultra-low interest rates, the over 50s continue to believe that cash is king when it comes to their ISA allowance according to new research by Saga Investment Services.

Leeds starts 2017 with unique fixed rate bond

Leeds Building Society is renewing its commitment to savers ahead of 2017 with the launch of a unique new fixed rate bond.