George Osborne The Chancellor, George Osborne. Public sector net borrowing, excluding public sector banks, stood at �7.2bn in April.
The East of England recorded 21 foreign direct investment (FDI) projects in 2015, which is an increase of 40% on 2014 when the region attracted 15 projects.
LONDON The SWIFT secure messaging service that underpins international banking said on Tuesday it plans to launch a new security program as it fights to rebuild its reputation in the wake of the Bangladesh Bank heist.
Conservative councillors have passed an application to frack in the Yorkshire Dales by Third Energy, signalling the return of shale gas exploitation in the UK after a five year break, writes Victoria Seabrook.
Anti-money laundering efforts by banks are resulting in mass closures of accounts for pawnbrokers, fintech companies, charities and money transmission services, according to a study by the UK financial watchdog.