LONDON (Reuters) - Unilever (ULVR.L) (UNc.AS) promised investors that new, cheaper products and more cost cuts would help it grow profits, even as reticent consumers dragged its sales growth in the third quarter to its weakest in nearly five years.
LONDON�Retail sales in the U.K. fell in September, a further sign that the country's economy may be losing some momentum. The volume of retail sales fell 0.3% for the month compared with August, primarily to unseasonably warm weather putting a damper ...
THE chance to create a major new UK bank was wasted because advisers and regulators failed to discover the Co-op Bank's �1.5billion black-hole before it was too late.
UK borrowers and savers can expect low interest rates for a long time because the main rate set by the Bank of England has fallen sharply over the past 30 years and shows few signs of rising, the BoE deputy governor said on Thursday.
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