A family business
This week’s snap Japanese election kept the ruling coalition in power. They won 325 seats in the Lower House, maintaining a supermajority of more than 316 seats.
Nick Jenkins, founder of Moonpig.com, was guest speaker at the bank's Entrepreneurs' Forum recently. Nick provided a fascinating insight in to his experiences from starting the business through to its sale and talked about his passion for philanthropy.
In the Autumn Statement last week, Chancellor George Osborne announced that although we have made some progress, we still have a long way to go. So far, less than half of the required spending cuts have been made.