Retail sales figures have beaten expectations for August, suggesting the UK economy will keep growing in the third quarter. 18:55, UK, Thursday 25 August 2016.
London stocks ended on the back foot. Multiple pharmas, commercial and residential property, banks and retailers were at the southbound vanguard as gold eased and crude staged a minor rally after yesterday's torrid time.
People taking out retirement savings are being caught out by unexpected taxes and welfare reductions, a study shows. A survey of 500 adults who accessed pensions since new freedoms came into force last year showed that one in 10 had unforeseen tax ...
ITV has ended its pursuit of Entertainment One, the majority owner of children's cartoon franchise Peppa Pig, after its �1bn takeover bid was rejected earlier this month.
Oil prices reversed their losses on Thursday after Iran confirmed it would attend a meeting of Opec ministers in Algeria next month, according to the country's state news agency Shana.