LONDON - Britain's government published proposals to give the Bank of England new legal powers to control residential mortgage lending on Thursday, but said it wanted more evidence before deciding on a BoE request to regulate lending to landlords.
Visitors look at a stock quotation board at the Tokyo Stock Exchange in Tokyo October 16, 2014. Credit: Reuters/Yuya Shino. Related Topics.
ROYAL Dutch Shell's finance chief, Simon Henry, has stressed the company's enthusiasm for the West of Shetland area but said it faces tough choices in the Central North Sea off north east Scotland after it unveiled a 31 per cent hike in profits.
SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (005930.KS) unveiled two new mid-tier handsets with a premium design as it prepared to deliver a riposte to its low-priced Chinese rivals and reclaim its title as the top brand in the world's biggest smartphone ...
Annual house price growth slowed for the second month in a row in October, according to Nationwide building society, in the latest sign the market has lost momentum.