Sterling's dramatic appreciation at the start of the year has put a damper on hiring and economic growth, a member of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee has warned.
BRITAIN'S financial watchdog has launched a full investigation into the Tesco accounting scandal that has wiped �4 billion (R73bn) from the troubled supermarket chain's stock market value.
... * Disappointing global PMIs dent risk appetite. * Spreadbetters see lower open for Europe. * Tokyo stocks hit hard, safe-haven yen, gold benefit.
Barclays has won a role on the listing of Virgin Money, which will announce its flotation on Thursday, Sky News learns. 06:19, UK, Thursday 02 October 2014.
More than half of mortgage holders have no plan in place for how they will cope with interest rate rises, according to research from a Government-backed body.