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Why are housing associations failing to build enough homes?

channel4.com — In the UK, 5 million people are waiting on local authority waiting lists. For many politicians, including Conservative Bob Blackman MP, the problem is caused by a failure to build enough homes over the last decade and a half. "The principle problem of housing in this country is the lack of supply," said Mr Blackman.
Jul 23, 2015

Have housing associations done enough to deliver value for money? My analysis: channel4.com/news/housing-a… & on tonight's show @Channel4News

Jul 23, 2015

On Channel 4 News tonight at 7pm, discussing housing. Tune in, grab popcorn, etc. channel4.com/news/housing-a…

Jul 23, 2015

RT @Hayley_Barlow: Why are housing associations failing to build enough homes? @heliaebrahimi investigated & uncovered these new figures ht…

Hats off to our deficit-cutting bankers

cnbc.com — Peter Dazeley | Photographer's Choice | Getty Images Now, you may think that there's no better way to redistribute wealth than take it from crooked bankers. But it's actually a bit more complex than that. Traditionally, fines were kept by the U.K. regulators that levied them - like in most major financial markets around the world.
Nov 18, 2014

My column on how dodgy bankers hv fixed it 4the chancellor, as £2.2bn goes to the Treasury ahead of Autumn Statement: cnbc.com/id/102190274

Nov 18, 2014

RT @heliaebrahimi: My column on how dodgy bankers hv fixed it 4the chancellor, as £2.2bn goes to the Treasury ahead of Autumn Statement: cnbc.com/id/102190274

Bankers’ pay should be a blueprint for the rest of UK

cnbc.com — Dimitri Vervitsiotis | Photographer's Choice RF | Getty Images True, official statistics show that since the start of the banking crisis seven years ago, financial sector workers have enjoyed a 27 per cent wage increase, compared with 12 per cent for the whole country.

UK Chancellor's right-hand man eyes hedge fund move

cnbc.com — Matthew Lloyd | Bloomberg | Getty Images Until fairly recently, Harrison, 35, who has two young children, was expected to stand as a Tory candidate in next year's election. His predecessor, Matthew Hancock, was one of the 2010 intake and has risen up the ministerial ranks rapidly.
Oct 10, 2014

RT @CNBCWorld: The UK Chancellor's right-hand man, Rupert Harrison, eyes hedge fund move: cnb.cx/1C1IF9Z (via @heliaebrahimi)

Oct 10, 2014

Off to a hedge fund, back into parliament,into cabinet,easy peasy RT UK Chancellor's right-hand man, Rupert Harrison: cnb.cx/1C1IF9Z

Oct 10, 2014

RT @andypeaps: Off to a hedge fund, back into parliament,into cabinet,easy peasy RT UK Chancellor's right-hand man, Rupert Harrison: cnb.cx/1C1IF9Z

Oct 10, 2014

RT @CNBCWorld: The UK Chancellor's right-hand man, Rupert Harrison, eyes hedge fund move: cnb.cx/1C1IF9Z (via @heliaebrahimi)

Oct 10, 2014

RT @CNBCWorld: The UK Chancellor's right-hand man, Rupert Harrison, eyes hedge fund move: cnb.cx/1C1IF9Z (via @heliaebrahimi)

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'Brexit' will benefit British business: UKIP

cnbc.com — British business will not be harmed by a U.K. exit from the European Union, the leader of Britain's eurosceptic U.K. Independence Party (UKIP) told CNBC -- despite the latest survey showing the vast majority of manufacturers in favor of remaining in Europe. "The fact is this country trades at a massive deficit with Europe.

Knife-edge Scottish vote cuts deep divide

cnbc.com — One of Scotland's most influential chief executives, Martin Gilbert, says the debate over Scottish independence has become so bitter that whatever the outcome, either Scotland or the United Kingdom will become deeply divided. In Edinburgh, most people we ask on the streets are in the "yes" camp as passions intensify ahead of Thursday's vote.
Sep 17, 2014

'They can take our lives,but they'll never take our freedom!"My blog on Scotland #indyref cnbc.com/id/102007324 pic.twitter.com/ofVh8D7Xb2

Sep 17, 2014

Knife-edge Scottish vote cuts deep divide whatever the outcome #indyref cnb.cx/1qelpib

An A-Z of Scotland post-independence

cnbc.com — M - Ministy of Defence - Gone AWOL, like those Trident submarines, whose absence from the River Clyde removes Scotland from NATO. N - Nine point two (9.2 per cent), Scotland's share of UK GDP. At £145 billion, this puts its global economic influence on par with Pakistan and Qatar.
Sep 16, 2014

In Edinburgh 4 historic vote, ATM seemed confused about £ or €! Read my A-Z of Scottish indey: cnbc.com/id/102000649 pic.twitter.com/fpwwlguBxS

Sep 17, 2014

RT @heliaebrahimi: In Edinburgh 4 historic vote, ATM seemed confused about £ or €! Read my A-Z of Scottish indey: cnbc.com/id/102000649 pic.twitter.com/fpwwlguBxS

A clever move for London’s brewing heiress

cnbc.com — After all, why would Heineken - a listed Dutch company in the iron grip of a fourth generation family, play ball with U.K.-listed SABMiller? They certainly didn't hit it off the last time SAB and Heineken came to blows. Back then, it was over the auction to buy Bavaria.

Bank of England’s next task? Ice bucket challenge

cnbc.com — For weeks, celebrities have been embracing the charity ice bucket challenge - and now the stunt has arrived at the Bank of England (BoE). Former BoE Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) member Andrew Sentence told CNBC on Thursday that he had taken up the challenge himself, and nominated the entire rate-setting committee to do the same.

It's time for a woman to be a chairman of Barclays

cnbc.com — Chris Ratcliffe | Bloomberg | Getty Images Women especially have not had enough role models at the top of the industry - and the few that have been prominent (there is just one at the top table) have not been diverse enough.
Aug 29, 2014

CNBC argues Rona Fairhead, former CEO of the FT, should be the new Barclays chairperson. cnbc.com/id/101910614#.

Aug 29, 2014

RT @sindap: CNBC argues Rona Fairhead, former CEO of the FT, should be the new Barclays chairperson. cnbc.com/id/101910614#.

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Aug 06, 2015

RT @PhilAldrick: The Bank holds rates at 0.5pc and only 1 of the 9 MPC members dissented - Ian McCafferty. Sterling likely to drop

Aug 06, 2015

RT @PhilAldrick: Inflation Report is dovish - signalling first rate rise will not come until May, confounding forecasts and Carney's own "turn of the year"

Aug 06, 2015

RT @PhilAldrick: BoE predicts zero inflation for next few months, points to cheap oil and strong pound, but raises 2015 growth forecast to 2.8pc, from 2.5pc

Aug 03, 2015

The government will sell £2bn of RBS shares at a loss - as taxpayer stake falls fr 79% to 73.2% in the 1st step of the bank's privatisation

Aug 03, 2015

The libor saga gets its 1st scalp: Tom Hayes, the former trader described as the Machiavelli of libor is sentenced to 14 years in prison

Jul 27, 2015

RT @Channel4News: Greece had a secret Plan B for a shadow banking system in case it had to drop out of the euro - watch @heliaebrahimi youtube.com/watch?v=hb94pu…

Jul 27, 2015

Shady's back: my Eminem-Varoufakis mash up, as tapes emerge about a secret banking plan for Greece @Channel4News: youtube.com/watch?v=hb94pu…


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