The survival of commission and lax regulation are fuelling a "significant shift" to non-advice in the mass market for annuities, at the expense of professional advice, transparency and healthy consumer outcomes, according to the Financial Services Consumer ...
The Bank of England is concerned that US fiscal policies are creating economic difficulties without any longer-term benefits, its governor said on Monday, weighing in as lawmakers in Washington scramble to avoid another government shutdown.
... Stocks. * Underlying op profit up 13 pct vs group's 11 pct forecast. * Customers spend more on all-inclusive, foreign package deals.
Cars for export in the harbour of the northern German town of Bremerhaven. UK exports to the European Union fell 3.8%, with half of the decrease attributed to oil.
Expectations for future house price growth are at a fourteen-year high, according to the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.