The annual rate of house price growth fell to a two-year low last month, the Nationwide building society has said. The annual rate of growth fell to 3.3% in June from 4.6% the month before, it said.
Sir John Cunliffe, the deputy governor of the Bank of England, has said Greece is in a "very dangerous situation", but says actions have been taken in the UK to prevent contagion.
Jaguar Land Rover has signed up Austrian contractor Magna Steyr to build future vehicles for the Coventry-based car-maker as its own UK plants are close to full capacity.
Serco capitalised on decades of government privatisation before scandal and mismanagement made it a poster-child for the dangers of outsourcing.
Shareholders in Dixons Carphone have been quick off the starting block this morning, after the UK retailer unveiled plans to open up to 500 stores in the US through a tie-up with American telecoms heavyweight, Sprint.