The competition watchdog has launched a review of price comparison websites to investigate public awareness of how they earn their money and the level to which they actually benefit consumers.
Merlin Entertainment's earnings outlook has faltered as the company continues to struggle with sluggish industry growth and the fallout of an accident at Alton Towers last year.
Despite the drop in mortgage approvals, indicators suggest UK house prices are likely to rise over the next quarter. Photograph: Gareth Fuller/PA.
Opec will now limit output to between 32.5m and 33m barrels per day. Photograph: Hasan Jamali/AP. Sean Farrell. Thursday 29 September 2016 13.56 EDT.
Deutsche Bank came under mounting pressure this evening after it emerged that some hedge funds worried about its financial health had started to trim their exposure to the troubled lender, sparking fresh fears about its future.