Real incomes for those of working age are still below pre-crisis levels, according to research by the Institute of Fiscal Studies (IFS).
FALLING prices of non-food items such as clothing and DIY goods have dragged overall shop prices down for the 22nd month in a row.
As many as 14,000 staff in the investment banking arm of Royal Bank of Scotland face the axe in the coming years as the bailed-out bank retrenches from its expansion into the US and Asia.
Barclays' chief executive Antony Jenkins is taking his first bonus since replacing Bob Diamond in 2012, despite the bank raising the amount it has set aside for fines related to alleged foreign exchange-market rigging by �750m.
LONDON, March 4 (Reuters) - Nearly 200 million pounds ($307 million) of money believed to be the proceeds of foreign corruption has been spent on British properties since 2004 and that amount is probably just the tip of the iceberg, a campaign group said.