August 26, 2018

Wonga on brink of collapse after deluge of claims

Wonga, the payday lender which was once one of Britain's fastest-growing consumer finance companies, is on the brink of collapse this weekend following a deluge of customer compensation claims.
August 25, 2018

Conflicts leave Lloyds audit heading for Deloitte

Britain's biggest high street lender faces being severely curtailed in its selection of a new auditor, intensifying pressure on regulators to deliver reforms aimed at strengthening competition.
August 25, 2018

Elon Musk U-turns on plan to take Tesla private

Tesla founder Elon Musk has announced he no longer wishes to take his company private.
August 24, 2018

Fraud fires up JD Classics’ race for new funds

One of the world's leading dealers in premium classic cars is racing to secure new funding within days after the discovery of "financial irregularities" left its main lender facing a multimillion pound write-off.
August 24, 2018

Scottish Power hikes bills for 900,000 households

Scottish Power is to increase energy bills for almost one million customers on its standard variable gas and electricity tariff by 3.7% - or an average of £46 a year. 
August 24, 2018

UK mortgage approvals fall, industry data shows

The number of mortgages approved by Britain's main high street banks fell last month, ahead of the Bank of England's rate rise, according to industry data.
August 24, 2018

Brit couple ‘fit and healthy’ before Egypt hotel deaths

The daughter of a British couple who died at a resort hotel in Egypt has said they were "fit and healthy" before going abroad.
August 24, 2018

No safe level of alcohol consumption, study finds

There is no safe level of alcohol consumption, according to a major global study.
August 24, 2018

Britain’s worst airport revealed

London Luton has been ranked the UK's worst airport after customers complained about its toilets, staff and bag-drop queues.
August 24, 2018

Ryanair changes baggage rules in bid to reduce delays

Ryanair is changing its carry on baggage rules for the second time this year in a bid to reduce delays.
August 24, 2018

China: We’ll respond to ‘unreasonable’ US tariffs

China will keep hitting back at Washington as the US piles on more trade tariffs, the Chinese finance minister has said. 
August 24, 2018

Electric version of classic Jag to go into production

Jaguar's classic E-type sports car is set to make a comeback with a new electric version approved to go into production.