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Gross mortgage lending declines in January

2 years ago at 7:00
The Council of Mortgage Lenders estimates that total gross mortgage lending declined to £10.4 billion in January. This ...

HSBC reveals strong UK lending figures

2 years ago at 7:00
Provided £46.8bn to UK business and mortgage borrowers Employees appraised on customer satisfaction with sales targets ...

Online tax week for new and growing businesses

2 years ago at 7:00
For the first time businesses are being offered interactive support with their tax affairs by HM Revenue & Customs ...

Cost of running retail businesses up £20bn since 2006 - solution within Chancellor's gift says new BRC Chief

2 years ago at 7:00
Retailers make an essential contribution to investment, jobs and growth, said the British Retail Consortium (BRC) as it published new ...

CBI comments on new City Deals

2 years ago at 7:00
The CBI today welcomed the second wave of "city deals", which will see the Government devolving financial and planning powers ...

UK tops competitiveness survey

2 years ago at 7:00
For the first time ever, the UK has topped KPMG's league of best countries to do business, ahead of Switzerland, the USA and ...

UK second last among G7 countries in 'global race' for export growth

2 years ago at 7:00
The UK has experienced the second slowest export growth of all G7 countries since 2010, with only Japan faring worse, the TUC says ...

Europe on the road to recovery?

2 years ago at 9:35
During the European Economic and Social Committee's February plenary session European Commission President José Manuel ...

New rules use government buying power against tax avoidance

2 years ago at 7:00
New rules that will allow government departments to ban companies and individuals which take part in failed tax avoidance schemes from ...

CBI responds to CentreForum report on boosting equity finance

2 years ago at 7:00
The CBI responded to a CentreForum report on measures to boost equity finance for growing firms. John Cridland, CBI ...