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High Street preparing for frosty Christmas as consumer confidence slips

As Christmas draws closer and the High Street prepares for its busiest time of the year, the cold seems to have affected more than just the temperature:...
halifax

House prices increasing despite plummeting confidence

House prices across the UK are increasing at their fastest rate since February, according to mortgage lender Halifax. In the year to October prices rose...
bank of england

Bank of England deliver rate hike for first time in 10...

The Bank of England has raised interest rates for the first time in over 10 years, after the Monetary Policy Committee said falling unemployment meant...
GKN

Carillion share price leaps 20pc after update on progress

Carillion shares soared over 20 percent on Tuesday, after it updated investors that it had agreed new credit facilities and deferrals on some of its...
foxtons

Foxtons shares up 5pc despite weak revenue figures

Shares in estate agency Foxtons (LON:FOXT) rose over 5 percent on Wednesday, despite a fall in total revenue. Revenue came in at £35.1 million during the...

OECD: Maintain close ties with E.U. or face costs

OECD today announced in their economic survey for the United Kingdom that the UK need to maintain close ties with the EU or risk...
fed

Federal Reserve concerned as inflation remains slow

The US Federal Reserve is growing increasingly concerned about the low rate of inflation, warning that lagging rates may be due to longer term...
catalonia

Catalonia chaos “wake-up call” for investors, despite Spanish markets strong performance

The chaos in Catalonia is a wake-up call for global investors, warns the boss of one of the world’s largest independent financial services organisations. The...

Almost 2,000 jobs to be cut at BAE Systems

UK-based aerospace company BAE Systems (LON:BA) is set to cut almost 2,000 jobs at its UK locations, across all sectors including military and intelligence. Up...
Amazon

Amazon and Apple hit by EU tax crackdown

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) and Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) hit by tougher tax enforcement put in place by the EU. Technology giants Amazon and Apple have been ordered by...