The competition watchdog has launched a review of price comparison websites to investigate public awareness of how they earn their money and the level to which they actually benefit consumers.
A survey for a business lobby group suggests some companies have reduced recruitment and may cut staff hours in future. 07:11, UK, Friday 30 September 2016.
Consumer confidence has rebounded to pre-Brexit levels as shoppers appear to shrug off fears about the economy, according to a monthly survey.
Despite the drop in mortgage approvals, indicators suggest UK house prices are likely to rise over the next quarter. Photograph: Gareth Fuller/PA.
Funny, that. If you were to spend too much time listening to the Brexit debate, you might be forgiven for thinking that the City is facing a catastrophe while Frankfurt is poised to boom, or at least to seize vast amounts of business from London.