Hargreaves Lansdown co-founder
and biggest shareholder Peter Hargreaves has sold 34.4 million
shares in the investment platform, at more than a 6% discount to
the stock's last close, a bookrunner said on Friday.
British insurer Admiral said on
Friday 2019 profit is expected to rise 6% to 13% as it was able
to release more money put aside for UK motor bodily injury
claims written in previous years as those claims were lower.
A Chinese credit rating service backed by
Alibaba affiliate Ant Financial stopped updating scores as of
Wednesday, saying many users could miss payments because of the
coronavirus outbreak, a reflection of emerging financial pains
caused by disease.