UK consumer confidence climbed in June to its highest level since the start of the millennium, as low inflation and stronger pay growth paved the way for a surge in spending.
cameron tusk. Britain's Prime Minister is under a serious amount of pressure to secure the renegotiation of the country's membership within the European Union - and if he doesn't, the nation could leave the EU, says financial and related professional ...
... * Government bonds, yen get boost as stocks remain out of favour. * Asian shares hold near five-month lows. * Euro off overnight highs scaled as trades unwound.
LONDON—Raising interest rates too early could risk another recession in the U.K., the Bank of England's chief economist Andy Haldane planned to say in a speech Tuesday.
British tourists going on holiday to Greece have been told by the Government to travel with thousands of pounds worth of euros in cash, despite the risk of them not being insured if they get robbed.