Life at the Bank of England is always full of surprises, as officials were reminded last week. Policymakers past, present and future convened in the Bank's Court Room to bid Martin Weale farewell after six years as an interest-rate setter.
The bank might take interim measures such as more encouragement for bank lending to help the economy. Brexit, Picture: Facebook. Picture: Facebook.
World-leading scientists have started turning down roles at UK universities after the Brexit vote, a survey of academics has found.
RBS took the biggest knock in the EU-wide financial stress tests. Photograph: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images. Jill Treanor. Saturday 30 July 2016 06.32 EDT Last modified on Saturday 30 July 2016 06.58 EDT.
Shoppers are on track to cut the use of plastic bags by six billion after a 5p tax was introduced, early figures suggest. More than seven billion of the bags were handed out by seven main retailers in 2014, but this figure dropped to just over half a ...