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LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's housing market recovery spread further beyond London this month as prices rose in more parts of England and Wales outside the capital than at any time over the last decade, a survey showed on Monday. Asking...
(London) THE government has blocked the Royal Bank of Scotland, which is part-owned by the taxpayer, from paying its CEO Ross McEwan a bonus worth twice his annual salary. Instead, the bank is giving him an extra "allowance" of...
  (London) A mortgage lending clampdown comes into force tomorrow which will see lenders delve more deeply into people's personal lives, from their plans for parenthood to how they will spend their old age. The industry-wide changes affect home buyers and...
  (London) Barclays was accused of "paying for Manchester United but getting Colchester United" as it faced shareholder anger over rising bonuses and falling profits. Shareholders applauded a succession of speakers criticising its remuneration policy while the head of the bank's...
(London) Britain's debt mountain was £10.7 billion higher than expected in the last financial year as it rose to more than three-quarters of gross domestic product (GDP), despite a fall in annual borrowing. Underlying public sector debt was £1,268.7 billion...
Curb excessive pay, Cable warns (London) Business Secretary Vince Cable has urged Britain's leading companies to show restraint over executive pay and slash bonuses to restore public trust. In a stern letter to the UK's top 100 listed businesses he warned...
(London) Business lending continued to shrink in the three months to February despite the improving economy, according to a Bank of England report. Overall lending to UK businesses contracted by £500 million in the three months to February, although the...
(London) Consumer spending power is set to rise by 1.5% this year, according to analysis by an economic think tank. The optimistic outlook was forecast by the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr), which also said it expected the...
  (London) A businessman appointed by David Cameron to head a multibillion-pound quango has been forced to step down after it was disclosed that he was bankrupt. A Government spokesman said Tony Caplin - a former Conservative Party chief operating officer...
(London) The UK will help improve financial management and investment climates of developing countries by sharing British expertise and international best practice. Teams of British accountants will help transform accounting standards and develop professional accountancy institutes in Africa and Asia,...

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