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Lloyds share price hits the lowest level since 2016

Lloyds (LON:LLOY) share price continued its decline on Tuesday as it broke through 57p for the first time since late 2016. Lloyds share price has...
Italy’s budget: will Brussels accept?

Italy’s budget: will Brussels accept?

Following the controversy over Italy’s budget for next year, Italian ministers are “extremely happy” with the final plans. All that is left now is...

Chancellor must spend at least £19 billion to “end austerity”

The chancellor can only end austerity by borrowing £19 billion or if Britain’s tax burden is raised. In the event of the latter, Britain’s tax...

Contactless payments more popular than chip-and-pin, Worldpay reveals

Contactless payments are now more popular than the traditional chip-and-pin transactions. This is the first time this has happened in the UK, according to...

Paddy Power Betfair to pay £2.2 million penalty

Paddy Power Betfair is set to pay a £2.2 million penalty over a variety of shortcomings. One of these failings include allowing a customer...

Amazon.com to snap up stake in India’s Future Retail Ltd

Amazon.com Inc is likely to purchase around a 7-8% stake in India’s Future Retail Ltd through an investment arm. The final agreement is likely to...

Romanovitch to step down from Grant Thornton

Sacha Romanovitch has announced plans to step down as Grant Thornton's chief executive by the end of the year. Romanovitch is the first UK female...

Ford boss: Brexit could be “pretty disastrous”

Ford (NYSE: F) has been the latest carmaker to warn against a no-deal Brexit. Steven Armstrong, the group's European boss, warned that a no-deal Brexit...

Nicola Sturgeon calls for Brexit delay

Nicola Sturgeon has called for an extension of the Brexit transition period. Scotland’s first minister has said that it is "time to compromise" to find a "common...
EY Item Club

EY Item Club: UK set for three years of low growth

EY Item Club have warned that the UK is set for three years of lagging growth. Previously, The EY Item Club forecast GDP growth of 1.3%...