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No-deal Brexit will cut 3% off UK economic growth, says OECD

Group forecasts 2020 recession just as global economy starts downward trend A no-deal Brexit will slice almost 3% from the UK economic …

Even bankers are starting to think Corbyn might be the safe choice now | Andy Beckett

Faced with the Tories’ no-deal extremism and a glaring crisis in capitalism, the financial establishment is losing its fear of a radical …

New windfarms will not cost billpayers after subsidies hit record low

Cost of supporting offshore turbines drops to less than market price for electricity The UK’s next wave of offshore windfarms will generate …

Tesco fails in accident management over my car insurance claim

It’s been very difficult after it dropped a cage from a lorry on the back of my vehicle Back in May, a …

Electricity and gas bills: now is the time to switch energy supplier

Getting a new fixed-price tariff before winter begins could save you £290 a year The experts are in agreement: now is the …

Alison Rose to become first female RBS chief executive

Deputy head of retail banking arm will also be first woman to lead one of UK’s big four banks Latest business news …

Credit card spending overtakes cash for first time

Data from UK retailers suggests total card spending accounts for about 80% of sales Credit card spending has overtaken cash for the …

Credit cards: interest rates hit a record high

Customers who don’t pay off their bill in full each month face an average charge of 24.7% this month Interest rates may …

Aviation’s flight towards low emissions only fuels the crisis

As aviation hurtles towards electric planes, a zero-emission plane looks far off As a report claims that airlines are struggling to control …

Inflation falls to 1.7%, its lowest level for nearly three years

Companies taking a wait-and-see approach to raising prices before Brexit, say economists UK inflation fell to its lowest level in almost three …