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Financial sector growth slows

04/07/2011

Headcount in the financial sector has increased at its fastest level since September 2007, despite an overall reduction in the rate of business growth


 

Beleaguered British banks fall behind their competitors

30/06/2011

A report published by Banker magazine suggests the UK banking sector has slipped behind its main competitors since the global financial crisis.


 

Recovery of UK economy at risk because SMEs are not getting funding

29/06/2011

The recovery of the UK economy could be put at risk as increasing numbers of small and medium-sized businesses are not applying for external forms of business finance in order to run and grow their business.


 

UK net investment steady at £17bn

24/06/2011

Net in vestment in the UK economy has remained steady at around £17billion for the past three quarters


 

High public sector borrowing confirms need to stabilise UK finances

22/06/2011

Public sector borrowing, the Office for National Statistics yesterday revealed, declined both year-on-year and compared to the previous month.


 

Inflation cannot to be stemmed by interest rate hike

22/06/2011

The persistently high consumer prices inflation that has plagued the UK’s economy for the past three years is due to a number of external shocks and not due to the Bank of England’s lax fiscal policy.


 

'Ring fencing' banks will lead to expensive IT shake-ups

16/06/2011

Proposals to ‘ring fence’ retail and investment arms of major banks were yesterday given the seal of approval by Chancellor George Osborne


 

HMRC announces £2m tax boost to voluntary sector

15/06/2011

17 grants, totalling some £2m a year, are being awarded to voluntary and community sector organisations across the UK by HM Revenue & Customs.


 

Inflation remains unchanged

14/06/2011

Consumer prices inflation has remained unchanged this month in the face of fluctuating prices from the 4.5% figure revealed by the Office for National Statistics last April


 

HMRC offer amnesty before tax clampdown

14/06/2011

The taxman will soon target private tutors, e-traders and tradesmen- groups perceived to pay too little tax, HM Revenue and Customs have announced.