Inflation in the UK in August rose at the highest rate in a decade.
British shoppers won’t have seen any difference to the value of their pounds yet, but everything from baked beans to bargain holidays could be affected down the line.
It’s time to break the deadlock with a referendum on no-deal Brexit or Theresa May’s withdrawal agreement.
Boris Johnson’s attitude to Brexit and business has traders on high alert.
Investors – like everyone else – have little idea of what’s going to happen next and are reacting accordingly.
In 2008, the first undated coin was introduced in the UK for more than 300 years.
New statistics show the UK has half a trillion pounds less in its account than previously thought.
Jane Austen is on the Bank of England’s new £10 note. About time, too.
Inflation has been on the rise since the Brexit vote but, before long, deflation might be a greater concern.
It was going pretty well until 2017 began.
The UK’s new £1 coin is touted as being the most-secure in the world. Its dodecagonal shape harks back to an old threepenny forebear.
A weak pound is likely to lure more international bidders to UK shores. Time then to make sure we have our defences in place.
The way the pound rebounded does not reflect long-term confidence in the currency.
Here’s what the law says.
An enormous 8% drop in the pound was recently rectified in a matter of minutes but the ‘flash crash’ wasn’t merely an algorithm issue.
The UK’s leading index of companies has broken the 7,000 points barrier despite fragile growth and the uncertainty of Brexit.
The drop in sterling following Brexit has been as strong as when Germany invaded France in 1940.
A weak pound might be good for exports but it is bad news for the investment that the economy is based on.
Uncertainty over the outcome of the EU referendum has sent currency markets into overdrive.
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