Shares in Royal Bank of Scotland soared on Monday after the Government slammed the brakes on the bank's sale of Williams & Glyn (W&G).
Bovis Homes will slow construction of new homes in 2017 as the housebuilder overhauls its production process after a “difficult” year of missed targets and customer complaints.
Estate agents said buyer interest was significantly diminished if properties were priced more than 5% too high. Photograph: Bloomberg via Getty Images.
Currently, 75% of UK pension schemes increase payouts to members each year using the retail price index. Photograph: Tim Graham/Robert Harding/Rex.
Getty-Guns.jpg The USA was the top arms exporter during the period, accounting for a third of all exports. Scott Barbour/Getty. The global trade of weapons has risen over the past five years to its highest level since the end of the Cold War.