BRITISH Chambers of Commerce has raised its UK growth projections for this year and 2014, but trimmed its forecast for expansion in 2015 because of an anticipated impact of high personal debt levels on consumer spending.
The bank agrees to pay $100m in the US after an investigation into alleged illegal transactions with Iran, Sudan, Burma and Cuba. 11:40pm UK, Wednesday 11 December 2013.
EVERY family in Britain loses at least �3,000 a year due to fraud, error and unpaid taxes, MPs warned today. By: Martyn Brown. Published: Thu, December 12, 2013.
Martin Weale has already broken ranks with governor Mark Carney over the significance of the 7% employment target. Photograph: Bank of England.
Shares in Imagination Technologies, the UK business that designs graphics chips for Apple's iPhone, lost nearly a quarter of their value on Wednesday after results indicated the company was losing market share.