HM Revenue & Customs has stepped up its bid to force hundreds of investors, including film stars, footballers and TV personalities, to repay up to £1 billion in tax relief ahead of a major court battle.
Labour plans to cut pensions tax relief for those earning more than £150,000 to fund the centrepiece of its new welfare plans, the Compulsory Jobs Guarantee.
The UK economy is forecast to hit pre-recession highs next quarter, as the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) ups its growth predictions for the UK economy.
(UPDATE) Pound falls as deputy Bank of England governor says further gains would harm the UK's 'rebalancing towards net exports'.
Aviva has launched a flexible drawdown offering for individuals with pensions worth £50,000 or more.
The Association of British Insurers has lent its voice to growing calls for the government to relax the rules around trivial commutation.
And five of Europe’s largest lenders face up to another €10 billion in litigation costs in the next two years.
Stocks fell after reports showed an unexpected slump in Chinese exports and slower growth in Japan than economists had projected.
And WPP chief executive Sir Martin Sorrell has received shares worth almost £23 million as part of the advertising giant’s long-term incentive scheme.
And Poland, Hungary, the Czech Republic and Slovakia have urged the US Congress to help them buy American natural gas.
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