The Bank of England has held monetary policy steady as it tries to nurture Britain's economic recovery. The BoE's nine-member Monetary Policy Committee voted to hold interest rates at their record low of 0.5 per cent and to maintain the stock of the central ...
France's central bank has warned against the use of the virtual currency bitcoin, noting that it is not only highly volatile but also unregulated by authorities.
Blockbuster, the DVD and games rental chain that went into administration in January, is to close a further 62 stores with the loss of 427 jobs, the firm's administrators have said.
... Print. * European shares stabilise after sell-off, Asian shares subdued. * Euro holds its ground before ECB, eyes on inflation forecasts.
More than 30,000 new cars sold in Britain this year were hybrid, electric or other non-conventional diesel or petrol vehicles, new figures show.