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Bundesbank's Jens Weidmann warns of the risks to London as a financial centre after Britain leaves the European Union.
Britain’s central bank has left the cost of borrowing unchanged but signaled a probable cut in the benchmark lending rate to just above zero later this year.
Manufacturing growth in the eurozone slowed in August partly due to the effect of the Brexit vote. The weaker pound boosting exports help UK manufacturing rebound.
The London Underground began its first overnight service in the early hours of Saturday morning, a move city leaders hope will make the British capital a 24-hour city and bolster the local…
London has taken the first step towards realsing its ambition to become a truly 24-hour city by opening two tube lines for an all-night service, with plans to extend to more lines if it is a…
Royal Bank of Scotland has sunk deeper into the red and said it is likely to take even longer than expected to return to profit.
Newly released statistics show that before the Brexit vote the UK's economy grew fairly robustly and after the vote British retailers suffered their sharpest fall in sales in four years.
UK finance minister Philip Hammond has promised a 'reset' of government policy if Britain's economic weakness continues after business surveys showed a fall in orders and confidence.
Britain's jobless rate has fallen to its lowest level since October 2005. It was 4.9 percent of the workforce in the three months to May
Inflation in Britain was boosted in June by more expensive airfares as football fans flew to France for the Euro 2016 championships.
The Bank of England has left the cost of borrowing unchanged in Britain - for now - which pushed down share prices in London and boosted the pound against the dollar and the euro.
Britain's leadership change, with Theresa May taking over from David Cameron, has boosted the value of the pound, but not by much as foreign exchange traders believe it will fall further.
London's commercial property market has been shaken up by the Brexit vote with property funds having to be frozen to stop investors taking all their money out.
In this edition of Business Line we look at the role of Bank of England governor Mark Carney as he tries to calm the financial world following the Brexit vote.
Finance minister George Osborne plans to cut UK business tax to less than 15 percent to try to cushion the effects of Brexit.
The Bank of England's Governor Mark Carney has said more stimulus will probably been needed for the UK economy over the summer to counter the effects of Brexit.
Britain has voted to leave the European Union, but what about those areas that wanted to stay in, such as Scotland and Northern Ireland? That's the subject of this week's Business Line.
The bounce back continues for Europe's stock markets. Britain's FTSE 100 index had recovered all of its post-Brexit losses by the end of trading on Wednesday.
The price of Britain leaving the European Union will be higher taxes and government spending cuts according to UK finance minister George Osborne.
Uncertainty over when and even if Britain is leaving the EU hammered London’s financial markets on Monday.
The City of London is bracing itself for big jobs losses if big international firms leave because of Brexit and set up their head offices elsewhere.
State of the Union is euronews' weekly round-up of European affairs.
With the financial and stock markets in turmoil steady hands are needed on the levers of international finance and the International Monetary Fund’s director Christine Lagarde was quick to reassure th
by Chris Cummins – with London reporting by Sarah Chappell The result is clear: the UK is out of the European Union.
The pound plummeted and the London FTSE fell in the wake of Britain voting to leave the EU.
The Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has said its ready to intervene and provide additional help to prop up financial markets.