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Nottingham Building Society to close a third of branches

Wed, 09/28/2022 - 09:07
The Nottingham says 17 branches will close before the end of the year following a review of usage.

Chinese yuan: Currency hits record lows against US dollar

Wed, 09/28/2022 - 05:54
Major stock market indexes in Asia fell sharply also fell sharply on Wednesday.

Wall Street firms fined $1.8bn over staff messages

Wed, 09/28/2022 - 03:18
Barclays, UBS and Goldman Sachs were among the 16 firms named by regulators in the probe.

IMF sounds alarm on UK tax cut plans

Wed, 09/28/2022 - 01:02
The UK government proposals will work at "cross purposes" with the cost-of-living fight, the IMF says.

The banker who swapped finances for fighting

Wed, 09/28/2022 - 00:45
Manya Klempner explains why she left the world of banking to set up a business running boxing clubs.

Cost of living: Margarine prices rise, but blueberries get cheaper

Wed, 09/28/2022 - 00:05
Food inflation soared to its highest rate on record in September, according to an index.

Royal Mail workers to hold 19 days of strike action

Tue, 09/27/2022 - 21:52
It will cover the Christmas build-up, including key shopping days Black Friday and Cyber Monday.

Bank of England economist hints at 'significant' rate rise

Tue, 09/27/2022 - 18:37
The central bank's chief economist signalled in a speech it could not be 'indifferent' over the pound's slump.

Nord Stream: Ukraine accuses Russia of pipeline terror attack

Tue, 09/27/2022 - 15:58
The allegation comes after both Nord Stream undersea gas pipelines sprang a leak on Monday.

Irish budget: Finance minister unveils tax 'giveaways'

Tue, 09/27/2022 - 15:11
Paschal Donohoe says he is in a position to do so because the country has a large budget surplus.

Mortgage rates: 'I was ready to buy a house, now I'm totally lost'

Tue, 09/27/2022 - 13:53
Some economists predict the Bank of England will raise the interest rate to as much as 5.8% by next spring.

Energy firms must offer more help on bill payments, Ofgem warns

Tue, 09/27/2022 - 09:30
The energy watchdog says all bar one of the energy firms need to improve their support to customers.

iPhone in India: Apple makes new handset in India in shift from China

Tue, 09/27/2022 - 06:38
The announcement marks the technology giant's latest move to diversify its supply chains outside China.

Leaked dossier suggests Scottish ferry deal may have been rigged

Tue, 09/27/2022 - 06:00
A BBC investigation uncovers evidence of irregularities in awarding the contract for two CalMac ferries

Tim Cook: 'No good excuse' for lack of women in tech

Tue, 09/27/2022 - 00:46
Apple chief executive tells the BBC the tech sector needs more women in order to thrive.

Is Finland's Wood City the future of building?

Tue, 09/27/2022 - 00:05
New public buildings in Finland have to incorporate more wood, which is leading builders to innovate.

Cost of living: Millions forced to turn to second jobs, report finds

Tue, 09/27/2022 - 00:04
More than five million people have taken on additional jobs, according to a report by Royal London.

Mortgage lenders halt some deals after pound falls

Mon, 09/26/2022 - 21:51
Two lenders, Virgin Money and Skipton, say they will stop mortgage offers to new customers.

Russia's gas pipeline leaking into Baltic Sea - Denmark

Mon, 09/26/2022 - 21:49
Denmark sets up a banned zone near the Bornholm island, where a Nord Stream 2 leak is reported.

Bank will 'not hesitate' to raise interest rates after pound's fall

Mon, 09/26/2022 - 18:18
The Bank of England will not hold an emergency meeting to set interest rates after the pound fell.

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