The UK downturn is finally expected to be left behind next year as the size of the economy surpasses its pre-recession peak, according to a new forecast upgrading prospects for growth.
Shares in royal Bank of scotland took a tumble after the surprise decision by finance director Nathan Bostock to quit the group just two months into the role.
The taxpayer is losing a "staggering" �55 billion a year due to fraud, error and unpaid taxes, MPs have warned. The Commons Public Accounts Committee (PAC) described the scale of the losses as "worryingly high" and expressed concern about the impact ...
The British spend far more online than any other nation in the world at an average of �1,175 per head, amid a dramatic shift in shopping habits.
A Bank of England rate-setter yesterday said that Threadneedle Street's flagship forward guidance policy was likely to have had little impact on the economy and appeared to clash with Governor Mark Carney over the timing of possible rate rises.