Category: Finance News

GBP v USD: Pound high against US Dollar | City & Business | Finance

GBP/USD is currently trading at around $1.282, with sterling gaining around a cent from yesterday’s starting levels of $1.272.

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House prices jump amid election and Brexit but London growth worst since 2012 | Personal Finance | Finance

Average values across Britain jumped by 1.1per cent from June, taking annual growth to 3.1 per cent, as measured

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Pound to euro exchange rate: Sterling falls as Jon Cunliffe rules out interest rate rise | City & Business | Finance

Sterling sank around 0.3 per cent against the euro to 1.126, after Jon Cunliffe openly sided with his boss

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Band of England warns UK heading for debt crash if lenders don’t rein in credit | City & Business | Finance

Over the past 12 months families have binged on car finance and credit cards, according to policymakers who raised

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Debenhams issues profit warning as sales slide | City & Business | Finance

The company is undergoing a makeover under new CEO Sergio Bucher, with stores being “decluttered” and more staff dealing

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Carpetright shares jump despite plunge in profits | City & Business | Finance

The floor coverings retailer had refurbished 199 outlets, 47 per cent of its estate, by the end of April,

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Heineken offers to sell pubs to secure chain takeover | City & Business | Finance

The Dutch brewing giant is buying about 1,900 watering holes to add to its existing 1,100.  The Competition and

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Alibaba ups its stake in Southeast Asia’s Lazada with $1 billion investment

Alibaba is doubling down on Southeast Asia after it paid close to $1 billion to raise its stake in

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IMF downgrades US growth as officials claim Donald Trump’s plan for US economy will fail | City & Business | Finance

The IMF, after a review of US economic policy, said the Trump administration was unlikely to achieve its goal

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Endowment: Homeowners forced to sell properties to clear debt on mortgages | Personal Finance | Finance

There has been a sharp rise in the number of property sales by cash-strapped owners in the past two

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