Both companies have benefited from an explosion of interest in trading and investment from amateur investors.
The move could raise anywhere between £10bn to £12bn for the government, based on estimates by analysts.
Pensions are in the crosshairs and millions of savers stand to be hundreds of thousands of pounds worse off as the Treasury plans a raid on worker’s retirement savings. Pensioners are likely to be spared as the Government attempts to fill the black hole the pandemic ripped into public finances. Workers, however, will take a direct hit in plans for three different reforms to the way pension contributions are taxed. Savers face a triple tax threat that would blow a hole in the nest eggs of Middle