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Interest Rates may Fall Instead of Rise

After years languishing at record lows, it has recently been reported from numerous quarters that the Bank of England may finally raise interest rates in the near future. However, the…

Clegg Calls Leaving EU “Self-Harm” for UK Economy

Nick Clegg, leader of the Liberal Democrats and Deputy Prime Minister in the current coalition government, has spoken on the matter of EU membership ahead of the coming election. Clegg…

George Osborne Unhappy About Scottish Tax Powers

Since Scotland voted to remain part of the UK, Westminster has been preparing to grant the Scottish government a number of new powers that were promised in the run-up to…

RBS Issues Apology for Incorrect Committee Evidence

The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has issued an apology for providing a parliamentary committee with incorrect evidence. The incident took place at a hearing in June, at which directors…