Bank of England policymakers may need to take action to prevent a risky consumer borrowing binge as the economy recovers, the bank's chief economist has warned.
Falling newspaper sales dragged down full year profits at Daily Mail and General Trust while the publishing and events group has also struck a fairly pessimistic tone about 2016.
Britvic, the UK company best known for its Robinsons squash range, has cautioned that its new financial year has got off to a "slow start" as consumers are yet to increase the amount of money they spend on soft drinks, while they are also becoming ...
UK Mail boss Guy Buswell is to leave with immediate effect, as shares in the delivery company he led have lost more than 43pc of their value since February.
A stricter price cap and higher costs saw profits at United Utilities, one of three publicly-listed British water companies, fall in the six months to October this year.