Figures undermine Osborne's claims that sale presented a profit for taxpayers
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Tuesday 15 October 2013
House prices reached a new high in August as the property market recovery gathered pace, official figures have shown.
Tuesday 08 October 2013
Surveyors expect the number of transactions and house prices to continue rising
MPs criticise George Osborne’s £12bn Help to Buy plan for risking housing bubble and distorting recovery
Tuesday 08 October 2013
George Osborne’s £12bn scheme to help first-time buyers could backfire by creating a housing bubble and distorting the economic recovery, MPs warned the Chancellor last night.
Friday 30 August 2013
Friday 23 August 2013
High street banks are being forced to pay compensation of £1.3bn after they were found guilty of flogging useless and unnecessary credit card fraud and identity theft insurance.
Monday 10 June 2013
More than two thirds of second steppers are struggling to find a suitable or affordable property
Friday 17 May 2013
Chancellor may soon start to recoup £20bn spent rescuing lender
Monday 15 April 2013
Lloyds TSB and Bank of Scotland also at the top of the list in the table of shame
Wednesday 06 March 2013
Mike Benson thought, as the owner of a profitable small business, a £10,000 loan for a new Ford Transit van wouldn’t be too much to ask.
Tuesday 05 March 2013
Complaints to the Financial Ombudsman more than doubled in the second half of 2012 to a record 283,251, a 110 per cent increase over the first six months.
Tuesday 26 February 2013
Lloyds Banking Group received almost 1.4 million complaints about mis-sold payment protection insurance in 2012, it has admitted. The bank was fined £4.3m last week after it failed to pay compensation quickly enough to tens of thousands of PPI victims, yet it declared it has made "significant progress" on dealing with customer complaints.
Monday 18 February 2013
New figures suggest that buying a house is more affordable than renting in all UK regions
Tuesday 08 January 2013
Eight people have been charged in connection with a series of fraudulent business loans made through a high-street bank to the value of about £35m.
Tuesday 01 January 2013
Rubislaw Den South in Aberdeen comes second with an average price of £1,455,000
Monday 10 December 2012
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
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