Data from 23,000 firms suggest services sector grew strongly in July. Photograph: Felix Clay for the Guardian. Katie Allen and Angela Monaghan.
Japanese car giant Nissan has threatened to scrap a potential new investment in the UK's biggest car plant in Sunderland unless the British government pledges to reimburse firms for the hit they could take from UK's vote to leave the EU.
People in their early 30s are half as wealthy as those now in their 40s were at the same age, a report finds. Today's 30-something generation has missed out on house price increases and better pensions, according to research by the Institute for Fiscal ...
For the first time in seven years, London was outside the top three regions in the UK with the strongest house price growth, figures from Nationwide Building Society show.
THE DIVIDE in property prices between the North and South of England is becoming increasingly pronounced, as new data revealed more than 40,000 new property millionaires have been created across Britain this year so far amid rising house prices.