Britain's largest high street banks will charge millions of businesses to deposit cash if interest rates fall, according to senior bankers.
MPs last week said Openreach should be broken up unless BT spent more money on the service. Photograph: Lynne Cameron/PA. Angela Monaghan and Julia Kollewe.
A Bank of England policymaker has hinted that the economy could call for monetary stimulus next week, after a set of gloomy data suggested the impact of Brexit uncertainty could be taking its toll.
Capital & Counties, the London listed property company, has cut the value of its Earls Court development by 14 per cent in a further sign that the value of central London luxury property is falling following UK's vote to leave the EU.
Theresa May is under growing pressure from Liam Fox, the trade secretary, to pull out of the EU customs union, a move required to facilitate post-Brexit bilateral trade deals but which would impose costs on exporters and could strain Anglo-Irish relations.