UK house prices fell 0.2 per cent in September, the first monthly fall since April 2013, with annual growth slowing to 9.4 per cent, according to the Nationwide Building Society's monthly survey.
A day after the Chancellor warns tech giants over taxes, the EU releases a report on Apple's 20 years of "sweetheart" Irish deals.
Ulster Bank has said rising house prices contributed to a �300m improvement in its loan book in the third quarter of 2014. The bank said the money which had been set aside to cover expected losses will now be freed up for other purposes.
Controversial payday loan firm Wonga has posted pre-tax profits of �39.7m for 2013, down 53pc from �84.5m the previous year, after being hit by �19m worth of "remediation costs" from systems issues and growing its overseas business.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Euro zone inflation slowed further as expected in September because of falling prices of unprocessed food and energy, a first estimate by the European Union's statistics office showed on Tuesday.