Options owner sells Jersey trust arm for £1.4m

STM Group, owner of the Options pensions business (formerly known as Carey), has sold its Jersey Corporate & Trustee Services (CTS) businesses for £1.4m.

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Lloyds Bank to snap up Embark Group - reports

Lloyds Banking Group is set to launch a £400m takeover of fast growing retirement and wealth management company Embark Group, according to a speculative report from Sky News over the weekend.

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Most Nucleus shareholders accept James Hay bid

Nearly 92% of shareholders in platform Nucleus have accepted a cash offer from rival platform James Hay which values Nucleus at about £145m.

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FCA to launch ‘scale up box’ for growing fintechs

Chancellor Rishi Sunak revealed today that the FCA will launch a regulatory ‘scale up box’ to build on its successful sandbox strategy which has helped dozens of start-up fintech firms get off the ground.

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