German budget surplus highest since 1990

German budget surplus highest since 1990..

Olivia Rogers 23-Feb, 08:50 16 BBC

Germany's budget surplus hit a post-reunification high of nearly 24bn euros (?20bn) in 2016 boosted by a higher tax take and increased...


Federal Reserve may raise US rates 'fairly soon'

Federal Reserve may raise US rates 'fairly soon'..

William Jacobson 22-Feb, 17:30 19 BBC

Federal Reserve officials have said they may need to raise interest rates "fairly soon" if the economy stays strong, minutes of their...


South Africa budget targets top earners

South Africa budget targets top earners..

Mia Mason 22-Feb, 10:46 22 BBC

South Africa finance minister Pravin Gordhan has announced a new top tax bracket of 45% in his 2017 budget. The new tax bracket applies to...


WTO's new global trade deal comes into force

WTO's new global trade deal comes into force..

David Brooks 22-Feb, 10:18 16 BBC

An international agreement forecast to boost global trade by ?1 trillion (?800bn) a year has come into force. The Director General of the...


Fewest Londoners moving house since 1991, reports CML

Fewest Londoners moving house since 1991, reports CML..

Sophia Bell 22-Feb, 06:04 18 BBC

The number of homeowners moving house in London last year fell to its lowest level for 25 years, according to the latest lending figures. ...


UK economy grows faster than thought

UK economy grows faster than thought..

Gavin Perry 22-Feb, 05:16 18 BBC

The UK economy grew by more than previously reported in the final three months of 2016, according to the latest official estimate. Gross...


Women missing out on workplace pensions, says charity

Women missing out on workplace pensions, says charity..

Diego Ross 22-Feb, 01:46 22 BBC

Tens of thousands of women are missing out on workplace pensions as a result of having more than one job, according to Citizens Advice. To...


Bank of England forecasts 'improved'

Bank of England forecasts 'improved'..

Emily Kelly 21-Feb, 06:29 21 BBC

The Bank of England has made "big improvements" in its ability to forecast the UK economy, the Bank's chief economist has told MPs. Andy...


Government records ?9.4bn surplus in January

Government records ?9.4bn surplus in January..

Emily Kelly 21-Feb, 04:50 13 BBC

Government finances recorded a ?9.4bn in surplus in January, ?0.3bn higher than the same month last year. Boosted by self-assessment tax...


Defined benefit pensions still viable, says government

Defined benefit pensions still viable, says government..

Anna Torres 20-Feb, 08:24 20 BBC

Most defined benefit (DB) pension schemes are still "affordable" for employers, the government has said in a discussion paper. That is...


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