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Sterling steadies after parliament's crushing rejection of Brexit deal
What comes next is crucial for the British economy with analysts fearing a 'no deal' worst case scenario
Which British scientist should be the face of the new £50 note?
The Bank of England is asking the British public to nominate a scientist for a new plastic 50-pound note that will replace the current paper version.
British pound hits post-Brexit referendum high
The pound sterling has reached its highest level compared to the dollar since the June 2016 vote
Pound jumps on Brexit breakthrough
There was a sigh of relief across financial markets after the UK and the EU agreed to start talks on post-Brexit trade and a transition period.
UK inflation highest since 2012
British inflation rose to its highest level in more than five years for September, adding to the likelihood that the Bank of England will raise interest rates next month
British economy shows signs of 'slowdown' in latest growth estimate
Britain’s economy has grown by just 0.3 percent in the second quarter of 2017, marking what government statisticians are calling a “notable slowdown”
Sterling falls as markets react to UK election result
Sterling dropped as much as 2.5 percent as the UK election results came through, while the FTSE share index opened higher. The pound recorded
Sterling sees sharp drop in value over election confusion
As Britain looked to be heading towards a hung parliament over night, a sharp downturn in the sterling market had investors concerned
British shoppers spend, spend, spend in April - not deterred by inflation
UK retail sales jumped by 2.3 percent on the month in April as shoppers set aside their concerns about fast-rising inflation following the Brexit vote
New £1 coin is launched in the UK this month
The UK’s currency will face a major change this month, as a new design of one of the most central coins is launched.
UK services sector optimistic, CBI survey finds
Optimism among businesses in Britain's services sector is now higher than at any time since June's vote to leave the European Union.
Weaker pound, pricier fuel to hit easyJet profits
British low-cost airline easyJet warns the weaker pound and pricier fuel will reduce its profits more than expected this year.
Brexit linked weaker pound boosts UK inflation to 1.6%
Inflation in Britain rose strongly in December as the Brexit vote caused the pound to weaken pushing up the cost of imported raw materials.
Sterling surges after Brexit speech
Theresa May's announcement that the UK will leave the single market in what is widely being seen as a "hard Brexit" has already had an impact on the financial markets.
Pound slumps ahead of Brexit speech by UK Prime Minister Theresa May
The pound plunged further against other currencies on Monday ahead of Prime Minister Theresa May's speech outlining the government's plans.
Pound stays low despite UK prime minister's explanation of Brexit remarks
The value of the pound has slumped on fears Prime Minister Theresa May's comments meant Britain would be leaving the EU single market.
Bank of England drops planned UK interest rate cut
The Bank of England has scrapped plans to cut UK interest rates and took a neutral stance as it raised its forecasts for growth and inflation in 2017.
Microsoft to raise prices over Brexit vote linked pound slump
Microsoft is to sharply increase the prices for some of its enterprise software and cloud storage in Britain after the value of the pound plunged.
Ryanair blames weaker pound for profit forecast cut
The weaker pound has led Ryanair to cut its annual profit forecast but it expects to boost market share by selling more tickets at cheaper prices.
UK consumers says 'Brexit vote - so what?'
A new survey finds British consumers were at their most confident in five years in September, though not in London which mostly voted against Brexit.
Money DJ - Brits use new five pound note to play vinyl records
While post-Brexit woes are causing the pound to plummet in recent months, innovative Brits have found something better to do with their cash.
Six knock-on effects of a plummeting pound
The slumping value of the pound has an effect on tourism, foreign workers in the UK, exporters and expats.
Price row prompts shortage of Marmite, the UK's stalwart food
The UK's largest supermarket chain Tesco and one its major suppliers, Unilever, have settled a price war on more than a dozen products.
Pound's Brexit vote battering continues
Experts see no end to sterling's fall in value against other currencies due to worries over the effects of the UK's vote to leave the European Union.
Brexit vote fears hit UK business sentiment
The latest UK business surveys seem to show the economy losing steam with company bosses lacking confidence about investment and hiring workers.
Pound hammered by flash crash
The pound suffered a massive temporary loss in value overnight, diving 10 percent against the dollar in just minutes - a so-called flash crash.