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Barclays profits fall 7% as bank faces £900m PPI hit

investmentweek.co.uk — Barclays said today its underlying profits for the first half of the year had fallen 7% after a drop in investment bank revenue, while it also reported another huge bill to compensate PPI customers. The bank said adjusted profits in the six months to the end of June were £3.3bn, down from £3.6bn over the same period last year.
Jul 30, 2014

Barclays shares start brightly - up 2.6% to top FTSE 100 - despite 7% slide in profits investmentweek.co.uk/investment-wee…

Invesco Property Income trust investors face 100% loss

investmentweek.co.uk — Shareholders in the troubled Invesco Property Income trust have been told they are likely to lose their entire investment after it was suspended pending an effective firesale of its assets. In a stark warning to investors, the trust's board said in a statement it was being forced to sell its assets to repay debtors sooner than expected, with shareholders likely to receive nothing back.
Jul 30, 2014

Investors in the Invesco Property Income trust will lose all of their money investmentweek.co.uk/investment-wee…

Jul 30, 2014

Invesco Property Income trust investors facing 100% loss after trading suspended investmentweek.co.uk/investment-wee…