British consumer confidence fell for the first time in six months in July, a survey from researchers GfK NOP showed on Thursday, the latest sign that Britons are feeling less upbeat about the economic recovery.
A FIGHT between the big six energy suppliers and regulator Ofgem kicked off yesterday, due to a wide disparity between their estimates of company profits.
Barclays Plc (BARC) jumped the most in almost three months after the U.K.'s second-largest lender returned to profit, a sign Chief Executive Officer Antony Jenkins's overhaul may be starting to pay off.
Industrial output was credited with helping to spur growth in the second quarter. Credit Danny Johnston/Associated Press. Continue reading the main story.
ITV has insisted it can prosper as an independent company despite increasing takeover speculation after it reported a 40 per cent jump in half-year profits.