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Young face growing mortgage debt burden

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 00:00
Young first-time buyers are increasing their mortgage debt to tackle short-term financial pressures.

Apple boss lauds augmented reality

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 23:02
Apple's chief executive suggested virtual reality could isolate users and was less "profound".

Nafta talks: Trump open to a bilateral Canada-US trade deal

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 22:47
President Trump says if talks to reform Nafta fail, he could envisage a trade pact excluding Mexico.

Wildfires in California: Wine industry counts cost of disaster

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 21:30
Although most of the grape harvest is already gathered, destroyed vines take years to grow back.

Fed urges patience as inflation lags

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 20:54
Policymakers at the US central bank are puzzled by inflation that has lagged its 2% target.

IMF: Tax hikes need not harm growth

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 18:40
The IMF says some rich countries could raise top income tax rates without harming their economies.

Blaenau Gwent homes cheapest per sq m in England and Wales

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 18:06
Figures show the cheapest and most expensive places to buy a property in Wales.

IMF warns on financial stability

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 17:32
Immediate risks to global finance have declined, but longer-term problems are building, says the IMF.

WTO countries fret over Brexit plans

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 16:55
Countries including the US and Canada object to the UK and the EU's proposed Brexit settlement.

Kobe Steel scandal sparks car and train checks

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 15:29
The Japanese steel maker admits falsifying quality control data, possibly for as long as a decade.

Ebay paid UK corporation tax of £1.6m in 2016

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 13:32
The tax bill for the UK division of the auction website comes despite total revenues of $1.32bn.

Location, location, location

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 13:30
Where we are, and where we want to go is at the heart of many of the world's most innovative businesses.

Women put off by 'aggressive' money advice, report says

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 12:47
In one case, a mortgage broker spoke only to the husband and ignored the women, Kantar's report found.

Workers 'need pension saving targets'

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 11:20
Millions risk not saving enough for an adequate retirement, warns a pension fund trade body.

Bombardier: Belfast workers to press MPs over Boeing dispute

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 10:17
Workers from Belfast will meet MPs later to press the government over the Boeing trade dispute.

Tokyo stock market hits 21-year high

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 09:48
A strengthening economy and optimism across global markets has helped fuel gains for the Nikkei.

Dunelm sitting pretty as shares rise

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 09:33
Furniture retailer does well in early trading after revealing positive recent sales figures.

Energy price cap 'needs legislation', Ofgem says

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 07:21
Delay means a price cap on standard tariff energy bills is unlikely to be in place this winter.

UK spa towns among happiest places to live - survey

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 02:22
Spa towns are among the happiest places to live in the UK, according to a property website.

China's Spotify: How Tencent leads the music streaming market

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 00:48
Chinese tech giant Tencent is dominating the music streaming market after clamping down on piracy.