Households run down savings to record low, says ONS

Households run down savings to record low, says ONS..

Olivia Rogers 31-Mar, 05:50 21 BBC

Households ran down their savings to a record low in late 2016, according to official economic growth figures. In its third estimate of...


Bradford & Bingley mortgage sale raises ?11.8bn

Bradford & Bingley mortgage sale raises ?11.8bn..

Joseph Williams 31-Mar, 05:08 26 BBC

The government has sold buy-to-let mortgages belonging to failed lender Bradford & Bingley for ?11.8bn. Insurance firm Prudential and...


House price growth slowed in March, Nationwide says

House price growth slowed in March, Nationwide says..

31-Mar, 02:48 21 BBC

UK house price growth "softened" in March with values rising at an annual rate of 3.5%, the Nationwide has said. That was down from a 4.5%...


US fourth-quarter growth rate revised up

US fourth-quarter growth rate revised up..

Mary Paterson 30-Mar, 08:45 18 BBC

The US economy grew faster than initially estimated in the final months of 2016, according to the latest official figures. The economy...


Brexit Britain

Brexit Britain..

Joseph Williams 28-Mar, 21:28 36 BBC

With Article 50 set to be finally triggered, what are the options for the UK's negotiators when it comes to trade? Well, for a start the...


UK banks given new stress test scenarios

UK banks given new stress test scenarios..

Kevin Allen 27-Mar, 07:58 35 BBC

The UK's biggest banks have been told to prepare for a wide range of challenges, as part of the Bank of England's latest stress tests. One...


Oil nations look at extending supply cut

Oil nations look at extending supply cut..

Ella Flores 27-Mar, 02:19 31 BBC

Major oil producers are considering extending their recent cuts to output in a fresh bid to boost prices. Countries in the oil cartel Opec...


Pensions mistakes of the past must be avoided, says John Cridland

Pensions mistakes of the past must be avoided, says John Cridland..

Mary Paterson 26-Mar, 08:48 32 BBC

Mistakes of the past must be avoided when telling people of any rise in their state pension age, the author of a major review has told the...


Cycle courier wins holiday pay battle

Cycle courier wins holiday pay battle..

William Jacobson 24-Mar, 12:46 33 BBC

An employment tribunal has ruled that a self-employed courier for the firm Excel was actually "a worker". Cycle courier Andrew Boxer...


Eurozone growth nears six-year high, survey data suggests

Eurozone growth nears six-year high, survey data suggests..

Joseph Williams 24-Mar, 07:30 37 BBC

Eurozone businesses grew at the fastest rate in nearly six years in March, led higher by France and Germany, a closely-watched survey has...


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