The Chancellor's Statement has been criticised for its missed opportunities, says Julian Knight
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Thursday 26 September 2013
Britain's biggest building society was hit by an IT failure today which meant online customers were blocked from their accounts or were wrongly told they were empty.
Friday 30 August 2013
Average price of a house is now £170,514
Monday 19 August 2013
Two thirds of British workers believe London 2012 created a lasting legacy for disabled employees ahead of the anniversary of the start of the Paralympic Games.
Saturday 03 August 2013
Providers are desperate for your business, and that is great news. By Chiara Cavaglieri
Friday 02 August 2013
Construction output is still 16 per cent below its pre-recession peak
Thursday 25 July 2013
Can you spot the difference between these three chaps? It’s hard I know. But the brooding, sex-in-a-suit type (near right) is Geoffrey Howe, chairman of Nationwide, who has compared the extravagant salaries of bank executives with those of “footballers” (such as Cristiano Ronaldo, centre) and “pop stars” (Jon Bon Jovi, far right).
Saturday 06 July 2013
Global regulators have warned that there are “significant differences” in how banks evaluate the riskiness of their assets, raising the prospect that some may ultimately have to increase their capital buffers by more than expected.
Monday 24 June 2013
Bank bailout talks to continue
Monday 24 June 2013
The Office for National Statistics is set to confirm the economy did not contract at the start of 2012 when it puts out growth data this week. The Q1 revision, up from a 0.1 per cent fall, would put three months of flat growth between two quarters of decline in 2011-2012, meaning the UK did not technically fall back in to recession last year.
Friday 14 June 2013
Q: I was very interested in the questions and answers about ATM security (Questions of Cash, 11 May and 25 May). I don’t understand why the construction of ATMs makes it possible to fit “skimming “ devices. Why cannot the ATMs be designed or modified to stop the devices being fitted? PS, Twickenham.
Friday 31 May 2013
Fears of another property bubble as prices leap in May at their fastest rate for six years.
Exclusive: Young people ‘want UK to stay in Europe’: Four in 10 adults aged 18 to 24 are ‘firmly in favour’ of membership, poll shows
Tom Daley ‘is gay because his father died’ says UK evangelist
You can STILL be jailed for being a republican, government confirms, and it remains illegal to even 'imagine' overthrowing the Queen
Kiss and yell: Italian protester charged with sexual assault after kissing riot police officer
Iain Duncan Smith leaves Commons food banks debate early
Fighting back: the woman giving a voice (and 49,999 others) to the victims of sexism - by giving an airing to their horror stories
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