LONDON Large British companies are more worried about the economic outlook than they have been for the past 2-1/2 years, because of the slowdown in emerging markets and the prospect of UK and U.S.
There is a tried and tested approach to forecasting when the US Federal Reserve might increase interest rates. You figure out what data the Federal Open Market Committee, which sets rates, is looking at and try to decide how it is being interpreted ...
Many shoppers in England will have to pay 5p for plastic carrier bags from Monday in a bid to slash the 7.6 billion handed out every year.
Inflation has been as high as 5 per cent and at no point have interest rates even twitched. Now inflation is flat on its back, it is harder to justify an interest rate rise, says Mark Dampier.
Oct 4 British insurer Prudential PLC may shift its headquarters from London to Asia to escape new European Union regulations, the Sunday Times reported citing people familiar with the matter.