The Chancellor has welcomed new figures which show that the UK economy is continuing to power on. But, it seems most people are yet to feel it in their pockets.
If Swiss insurance heavyweight Zurich does go ahead with a takeover for RSA insurance, the FTSE 100 insurer, it'll be in cash and cash only.
Taylor Wimpey, one of Britain's biggest housebuilders, has seen its turnover rise by 12 per cent and pre-tax profits jump 33 per cent in the first six months of this year after a "strong" spring selling season.
There's a bit of bad news for anyone wanting to go to Disneyland Paris this summer. The theme park is charging Britons a whopping 15% more to buy tickets, according to a new report.
Virgin Money has reported a boost to profits with significant growth of its mortgage lending. The Edinburgh-based bank issued half-year figures showing underlying pre-tax profits up 37% to �82m.