The Bank of England will not be able to forecast the next financial crisis or recession, one of its top officials said on Tuesday.
An extra �2bn of capital gains tax and self-assessment tax receipts in January helped boost public coffers. Photograph: Rui Vieira/PA.
The Government has insisted it is “closely” following the London Stock Exchange's �21bn merger with German rival Deutsche Boerse but did not bow to calls to use its powers to halt the controversial tie-up.
Visa has opened a centre in London that will apply new technologies - such as the internet of things (IoT), virtual reality and biometrics - to its payments services.
HUNDREDS of thousands of Tube commuters face travel chaos as train drivers stage a 24-hour strike on two London Underground lines.