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.
A �worryingly high� �55 billion a year is being lost to the taxpayer due to fraud, error and unpaid taxes, the spending watchdog warns today.
An Ofcom study found that Britons pay �66 a month for the 'best offer' premium pay-TV subscription. Photograph: Eyebyte / Alamy/Alamy.
One of the Bank of England's nine rate-setters has raised questions about the effectiveness of its forward guidance economic rescue policy, putting him at odds with the Bank's Governor.