The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) pushed to expand the scope of the payment protection insurance (PPI) mis-selling investigation still further today by ordering UK banks to revisit 2.5 million complaints that may not have been properly handled.
The London housing market seems to be cooling more rapidly than the rest of the country as buyers start to manifest 'price resistance'.
... * Euro zone inflation edges down to 0.3 percent in August. * ECB sources see action only after sharp inflation drop. * Euro zone overnight bank-to-bank Eonia rates turn negative.
Bonus payments rose 4.9% to �40.5bn in the year to April 2014, driven by the private sector, the Office for National Statistics said on Friday.
Water bills across England and Wales will fall by an average of 5 per cent in real terms over the next five years, under draft pricing plans announced by regulator Ofwat on Friday.