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What households can do to ease pressure of inflation surge

Here’s how households can beat the surge in inflation, which has hit a 40 year high


Who is eligible for Cost of Living payment and when will it arrive?

When people will get first half of £650 Cost of Living payment and who is eligible


Cookie dough business set to hit £5 million sales this year

Fulham entrepreneur started her career on DC’ s Capitol Hill


Allen & Overy freezes newly qualified lawyers’ pay at £107,500

Magic Circle firm says decision was taken because of “challenging economic conditions.”

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Twisting run for Aston Martin shares on funding concerns

The maker of James Bond’s favoured cars has been at the centre of reports on a potential equity issue to raise funds


Bitcoin: A curious belief system, not an investment

City Comment: Bitcoin fans are like the lawyer in Batman Begins

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Football clubs finances hit by rising player wages and increased debt

Traditional London clubs more dependent on matchday revenue face Tube strike disruption


UK investors to get new way to buy Bitcoin

New way in offered with Bitcoin’s price down by around 70% from its recent peak


Heinz products pulled from Tesco over pricing row

FMCG giant said it is ‘working closely’ with supermarket to resolve dispute 


What is inflation and what does it mean for your pension?

What inflation means for your pension: everything you need to know


The future for the City -- two scenarios

City Comment: It’s chilly out there


Morrisons second quarter sales drop 6.4%

Cost of living ‘inflationary pressure’ and ‘subdued consumer sentiment’ hit supermarket


Fuel retailers are riding for a fall by raising prices

Barrel of Brent Crude dropped $10 last week on fears of global recession


Ofgem reveals £21bn grid overhaul to cut down bills in ‘long term’

Proposals are aimed at upping capacity and resilience and to pave way for ‘net zero’


Moonpig revenues slip as customers return to high street

Bricks and mortar retailers re-opened as challengers to online brand


Three quarters of British businesses hit by staff shortages squeeze

BCC and Open University survey says more than half will increase staff training over coming year


Walgreens abandons £5 billion Boots sale

Parent company blames global ‘market instability’ for change of heart


Heathrow boss warns CAA plan will make the airport “worse”

But Virgin Atlantic calls for airport fees to be even lower


Wise co-founder Hinrikus partners for €250 million tech fund

Plural will benefit from ‘scar tissue’ built by digital start-up luminaries


Warren Buffett was right about the stock pickers -- they mostly lose

City Comment: Nearly every UK share fund is under water this year


Lamprell share price crashes 80% over Blofeld takeover stall

Energy industry supplier also admits ‘urgent and severe liquidity constraints’


TUI CEO Joussen resigns from holiday provider

Boss insists ‘existential crisis has been mastered’ following the pandemic


Demolition contracts were ‘rigged’ through ‘illegal cartel agreements’

Competition and Markets Authority uncovers ten construction firms colluded in practice


Shopping baskets lighter as sales are down again

The biggest drop in spending was on alcohol and tobacco, ONS data shows