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The Co-op Group today announced a loss of £2.5bn and said 2013 had been a “disastrous” year and the worst in its 150-year history.
Interest rates may double to 1% or hit 1.75% by the end of 2015, according to a Treasury survey of city economists.
Transport for London (TfL) managers and supervisors have voted to go on strike in a dispute over pay and pensions.
Tech - it’s one of the most exciting sectors in the UK, and it’s seeing a staggering amount of growth.
Google’s shares dropped 6% on Wednesday, the equivalent of $22bn in value.
Amazon is trialling an unusual method of boosting productivity and morale in its US warehouses. The giant internet retailer is offering employees generous severance packages to leave the company.
Ukip leader Nigel Farage has fought back at the “immensely privileged” Times journalists who accused him of misusing EU taxpayers cash.
Former England Captain David Beckham has put his luxury BMW convertible up for sale on vehicle listings service auto Trader.
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Wages are now rising faster than inflation for the first time since 2010.
Google has updated the terms for its popular email service Gmail after being accused of failing to be transparent over privacy of data.
Luxury clothes and cosmetics retailer Burberry has reported strong growth as Chinese demand lifted revenues by 19% in the six months to the end of March.
Tesco is living up to its “You shop, we drop” line, as it faces an uphill struggle to hang on to customers due to rival retailers taking market share.
A survey of 150 MPs has revealed an upbeat outlook for the economy in the 12 months ahead of the next general election. Data collected by polling and research firm ComRes shows that 75% of MPs expect economic growth to continue into 2015, and 66% think that unemployment will fall in the next 12 months.
A disgruntled customer successfully turned the tables on his energy firm, issuing npower with a red “final notice” and an accompanying fine over unreturned payments.
Internet behemoth Google has announced the purchase of New Mexico firm Titan Aerospace. The company makes high altitude drones that Google hopes it can use to bring the internet to some of the world’s most remote areas.
Parenting website Mumsnet, which has more than one million members in the UK, has been hit by hacking bug Heartbleed.
UK inflation fell to 1.6% in March, its lowest rate since October 2009.
Bond Street is the most expensive street in Europe with annual rents of £838 per square foot a year, according to research by property adviser Colliers International.
Facebook is reportedly planning to launch an e-money transfer service in Europe in partnership with existing players like London-based TransferWise.
UKIP leader Nigel Farage is under fire for receiving £15,000 in office expenses to run his constituency office in Bognor Regis despite paying no rent on the property.
Women and men from across London came togather today for a mass picnic on the Circle Line.What happened before this?
Wages could rise faster than inflation for the first time in six years, according to EY, meaning a real-term rise for workers.
A higher proportion of drug users in the UK has bought drugs online than any other of the 43 nations questioned in a new survey.
The average London house price is expected to exceed £700,000 by 2020.
East London is the coolest part of London, according to Savills.
Asking prices are rising more than 7% a MONTH in some London boroughs.