Paul Lewis

Paul Lewis


Financial journalist broadcaster speaker. Seek truth find truth tell truth. Unequivocally for free speech & press. Wilkie Collins expert. Like = file not agree

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Accountancy association boss paid more than the Governor of the Bank of England. At least that’s my headline for this story!

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Suck it and see - new tech way to remove the carbon from the atmosphere that the rest of the world is still pumping into it

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Cash is in. Govt plans to legislate to make access to cash a legal right - well almost and only ‘in due course’.

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Firm that sells our own financial data back to us (and to the banks that provide it) makes $1.45bn (£1.17bn) profit

I keep seeing advertorials and straight ads for funeral plans. I saw one today using data that was five years old. Beware. This industry is not regulated until 29 July. Do not consider one until then - they are generally a bad idea anyway. And never take out 50+ life insurance.

Culture Secretary on the BBC licence fee “We’re at a point where we have to wake up and smell the coffee and realise that times are changing rapidly in terms of the broadcasting landscape.”

Statement by Sussexes as they continue with ‘next phase of their retreat from the limelight - a fly on the wall documentary’(DTel) “As new parents, making inspirational family programming is also important to us, as is powerful storytelling through a truthful and relatable lens.”

Most people pay in more than their relatives get out and once you start you are trapped

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No bounce in Brexit. World exports bounce back from Covid growing 8.2% while UK’s falls 14% in 3 months to January 2022. Brexit is blamed. The OBR claims UK productivity will be reduced by 4% over next 15 years.

Sometimes a picture really is worth 1000 words. Analysis in 2020 found that privatised water companies paid £57bn in dividends to shareholders since their foundation in 1991 to 2019. Now they say they need better infrastructure to stop piping sewage into rivers, lakes, and sea.

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From today people on prepayment meters who run out of money and disconnect themselves from electricity or gas will find their electric meter will still be ticking up at £3.53 a week standing charge and the gas meter at £2.62 – £6.15 a week to be without heat, light, or cooking.

How are jihadi groups funded? Government report too sensitive to publish as it reportedly mentions Saudi Arabia

Parliamentary committee that would have examined the EU Trade Agreement is closed down by Commons Leader Rees-Mogg

The unit price of gas goes up 81% today. How times change. Below The Sun 30 May 2016. Hat tip to @MarinaPurkiss .

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Property developers who have built flats using the type of cladding which burnt down Grenfell Tower have given £50,000 to PM and £2.5m to Conservative Party since that fire, says Times Party spokesman denies policy is influenced by donations.

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