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How do you solve a problem like debt? Your questions answered

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 17:09
We asked a debt expert your questions about debt.

Dow Jones index passes 23,000 milestone

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 16:50
The benchmark US share index hits a fresh record high, helped by a set of strong corporate earnings.

Goldman Sachs results beat forecasts despite bond trading hit

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 16:19
Third quarter profits at the US banking giant fall, but its results were not as bad as expected.

Legoland owner warns of terrorism impact to its profits

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 14:27
Shares of Merlin Entertainment tumble 20% after the firm forecasts flat growth for this year.

FCA agrees to RBS report scrutiny

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 14:25
A committee of MPs had threatened to force publication of the report if the FCA did not agree.

Reversing Brexit would boost economy, says OECD

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 12:43
The Paris-based think tank says staying in the EU would have "significant" positive impact on growth.

Google removes cupcake calorie counter from Maps

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 12:08
Feature showed users how many calories they would burn if they walked to destination.

UK inflation at highest since April 2012

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 10:06
UK inflation hit 3% last month for the first time since April 2012 - up from 2.9% in August, the ONS reports

UK merger rules face change to bolster national security

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 09:54
The government wants to be able to scrutinise deals with companies whose turnover is more than £1m.

Asos profits surge as overseas sales boosted by weak pound

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 08:43
The online fashion retailer's international sales have been boosted by the fall in sterling.

Credit Suisse targeted by activist fund

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 07:28
The Swiss bank is facing calls from an investor to split itself into three parts.

Bombardier to partner Airbus on C-Series jets

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 01:13
The European aerospace firm is to take a majority stake in Bombardier's C-Series jet project.

Ikea: why we have a love-hate relationship with the Swedish retailer

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 00:53
The Swedish furniture giant has been in the UK for 30 years, and earned both fans and critics.

Sweet success

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 00:30
What's the best way to sell online? And how do you make sure your website really works?

Vanguard boss warns on stock market highs

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 00:23
One of the world's biggest investors says there could be a "decent-sized" fall in stock markets.

Poison purifiers

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 00:20
The social entrepreneurs innovating a clean water solution for Bangladesh's arsenic poisoning crisis

Newcastle United: Mike Ashley puts Premier League club up for sale

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 18:53
Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley puts the Premier League club up for sale after a decade in charge at St James' Park.

UK TV drama about North Korea hit by cyber-attack

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 18:20
The TV series Opposite Number was cancelled following a cyber-attack in 2014.

House prices: Have they actually gone up in your neighbourhood?

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 16:41
House prices are lower in real terms in many areas than 10 years ago. Use our calculator to find out how your neighbourhood has fared

Lufthansa bids for parts of Alitalia

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 16:26
Germany's Lufthansa makes an offer for parts of the Italian airline, as the sale deadline is pushed back.