London economic news & analysis
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A group of eight economists have launched a pro-brexit campaign arguing that the British economy would see a 4% boost if we left the European Union.
Slow growth for first quarter of 2016
Oh, that’s not right
BHS has more than £1.3bn of debt
Forget Arrietty and Pod, it seems George Osborne is the best borrower
Obama arrives in UK amid EU referendum wrangling
Which is the most expensive gold coin ever auctioned?
The FTSE 100 just hit a new record for 2016, rising above the 6,400 level in early trading.
Leaving EU would shrink UK economy by 6%, says the chancellor
Green energy > fossil fuels
The worst job in the world is that of a newspaper reporter, according to a survey by careers website CareerCast.com.
Boots pharmacy accused of abusing NHS care scheme to boost profits
“We have made significant progress,” says Tesco CEO Dave Lewis
So far, nine employees have also been suspended
Revealed: the prime minister benefitted from offshore money
This is worse than the Piggate scandal…
Banks and financial firms have been given a final ultimatum by the UK’s financial services watchdog to disclose links to Mossack Fonseca, the law firm embroiled in the Panama Papers scandal.
Zac Goldsmith sitting pretty
Brexit would force the US to put “Humpty Dumpty back together again”, LSE boss Xavier Rolet warned earlier this week.
All-out strike is second of three 48-hour walkouts by medical professionals
David Cameron responds to Panama Papers revelations connecting his family to offshore investment firm
Iceland’s president Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson has rejected Prime Minister Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson’s request to dissolve parliament amid the Panama Papers scandal.
But small rise in temperatures could benefit some investorrs
Panama Papers: Businessman linked to Syrian president bought £6m worth of London property through offshore companies
Papers reveal how Syria’s elite benefitted from complex international banking system
London fintechs feature in just over half the list
Everything on the Garden Bridge is lovely, says Garden Bridge Trust
Londoners don’t love skyscrapers, study finds
The world’s biggest tax havens revealed
“It won’t be the last time we see this kind of catastrophe unless we act fast,” say the founder of JML Group
Panama Papers shows how billions of dollars have been hidden