Nine in ten people in England are facing inflation-busting council tax rises next year as authorities struggle to cover the cost of caring for the vulnerable, according to a new survey.
With Japanese firm Sumitomo having agreed yesterday to pay €751m for Fyffes, it brings to an end the McCann family ownership links to the business that stretch back over 60 years.
Fears that the Italian government will have to prop up Monte dei Paschi di Siena (MPS) are mounting after the European Central Bank refused to give the world's oldest bank more time to find major investors to back a €5bn (£4.2bn) cash injection ...
LONDON - Britain's Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has found some peer-to-peer (P2P) lending platforms are using customer money to buy loans on rival platforms, rather than fund loans over their own platforms.
trade Exports of goods rose by £2.1bn to £26.8bn in October, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS). Credit: Reuters.