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A bizarre legal row has left families living in homes on a grand Georgian terrace in Newcastle unable to sell their homes. Their leaseholds are running out and the landowner refuses to extend them.
Was the rate rise to dampen inflation, to send a warning sign to borrowers, or just to put a tiny smile on beleaguered savers’ faces? We look at why it happened and what next on our podcast.
The London stock market closed at a fresh record high today, the day after Bank of England raised interest rates for the first time in a decade.
The FTSE 100 closed up 5.03 points to notch up a new record high of 7560.35 on the day after the first interest rate rise in a decade.
To measure the dangers of dazzling, Direct Line conduced a roadside experiment and found that driver are temporarily blinded by other vehicle's headlights for an average of two seconds.
Dabbl, an app-only stock broker offering investors the chance to make unlimited trades for one monthly fee of £1.49, is set to launch by Christmas.
Nearly half of Mail Online and This is Money readers say that Bank of England hiking interest rates from 0.25 per cent to 0.5 per cent is good news for them.
Apple's new iPhone X is now on general sale. Here are the cheapest contracts on offer and how to claw back the cost of buying the tech giant's most expensive handset yet.
This is one of the 7,145 Escort Cosworths built for the road and is likely to be the least used. In two decades it's quadrupled in value and is the latest example of rapidly appreciating Fast Fords.
Ben Broadbent said that he anticipates a ‘couple’ more hikes to get inflation, which is currently at three per cent, back on track.
Two companies have scrapped billion-pound plus plans to list on the London Stock Exchange over concerns about ‘market uncertainty’ and ‘volatility’
Governor Mark Carney suggested two further increases would follow over the next three years to bring inflation back under control, taking rates up to 1 per cent in 2020.
TSB has upped the ante with a new £130 cash perk for those opening its Classic Plus Account, pushing it to the top of the pile of attractive current account incentives on offer.
To measure the dangers of dazzling, Direct Line conduced a roadside experiment and found that driver are temporarily blinded by other vehicle's headlights for an average of two seconds.
Shares were on the rise again on Friday after big gains made yesterday following the announcement of the interest rate rise, while the pound has stabilised after its fall.
If you are still saving into a pension, on the verge of retirement, or have stayed invested during your old age, you will be exposed to UK government bond market gyrations in reaction to the rate ri
Mortgage lenders are expected to hike rates and pull their cheapest deals, resulting in experts warning there could be a knock-on effect on house prices.
Bank of England reports are riddled with so much jargon they can feel pretty removed from our day-to-day lives. But they're not - their decisions affect all of us. We decode the latest interest rate
Chief executive Dave Lewis said that once he was made aware of the shortage on September 19, 2014, it was ‘very important’ for the matter to be looked into quickly.
Barclays staff have no time to digest the news before making multi-million-pound trades for clients. Many are rate-rise virgins, still at school when the Bank last did this.
He is looking at options to reduce costs, including closing its final salary scheme and moving members to defined contribution schemes. Formal proposals are expected within weeks.
Chief executive Dave Lewis said that once he was made aware of the shortage on September 19, 2014, it was ‘very important’ for the matter to be looked into quickly.
The grocer, which notched up its eighth quarter of growth, is freezing the prices of the top 100 items typically purchased at Christmas, and extending its range of ‘Best’ own-brand products.
Two of the governor’s deputies – former Treasury mandarins Sir Jon Cunliffe and Sir David Ramsden – opposed the rate rise, as a split emerged at the top of the Bank.
Shares plummeted after it admitted yearly profits might be 5 per cent below forecasts due to problems with a key bingo contract and a slowdown in parts of Asia.
After a string of profit warnings, chief executive Mark Langer has cut prices in China, closed loss-making shops and even introduced stores featuring ‘smart mirrors’.
The company’s upstream division made £428m in the third quarter of 2017 compared to just £3m during the same period last year, bumped up by a tax settlement.
US presidents always want to make their mark on the central bank by selecting a member of their own party, but they usually avoid removing an existing chairman after a single term.
The world’s most valuable company soared 3.4 per cent on the back of fourth-quarter results – pushing its market capitalisation beyond the $900bn mark (£689bn).
Lord Hain told the House of Lords yesterday that he had asked the Treasury to probe transfers handled by a bank, understood to be HSBC.
The car maker famed for making James Bond’s favourite sports cars reckons its new Aston Martin bicycle will prove a big hit – though the saddle does not incorporate an ejector seat.
The Bank of England has raised interest rates for the first time since before the financial crisis. The base rate goes up to 0.5% from 0.25% in a 7 - 2 vote by the monetary policy committee.
House prices will slow down as interest rates rise more than previously thought, Savills predicted today - but the average home will still go up £30,000 in five years.
Greece's Eurobank Ergasias said it expects the Bulgarian economy to expand by 3.8% in 2017 and to slow its growth to 3.5% in 2018. Consumer price deflation of 0.8% in 2016 is expected to be followed b
The Bank of England has raised the base rate, but mortgage rates are still near record lows. Yet, despite those cheap rates, many homeowners are still paying more than they need to.
Today's rate rise will lift the cost of mortgages, but should spell some better news for savers. What’s important, however, is what happens next and whether interest rates continue to rise.
Here is what banks and building societies have set out regarding how their customers will be affected after the BoE raised rates today.
The Swiss municipality of Chiasso is going to let residents pay their taxes in bitcoin, its mayor has announced. The community, on Switzerland’s southern border with Italy, is vying with Zug to be the
At noon, the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee announced it would hike the base rate from 0.25 per cent to 0.5 per cent - the first increase since July 2007.
Furious users have taken to social media to demand answers after they found themselves locked out of their Halifax and Lloyds mobile apps and online bank accounts this morning.
Today's rate rise will lift the cost of mortgages, but should spell some better news for savers. What’s important, however, is what happens next and whether interest rates continue to rise.
The move is the first increase since July 2007 and is be a major move by the Bank to try and peg back fast-rising inflation. The Bank's MPC committee voted 7-2 for a rise.
The group said rising oil prices, increased production and a strong performance at its refineries helped underlying profits 47 per cent higher in the third quarter to $4.1billion.
BT said it took a hit from deals for football and sports rights and investment in customer service as well as its global services arm.
Time is running out! The deadline for the Great Entrepreneur Challenge - Friday 3 November - is looming large. Here's how to enter your brilliant business idea.
Britain’s fourth biggest supermarket posted a 2.5 per cent rise in like-for-like sales, excluding fuel, in the 13 weeks to October 29.
In focus today is the Bank of England’s ‘Super Thursday’ where it is expected the first UK rate hike will take place in 10 years.
I think the Bank of England should raise rates, but whether it does or doesn’t today, here are three things people can do with their finances, to get a bit richer.
I've received five WWF 50p coins over the years that I've held onto and I'm wondering if they are actually worth more than face value?
Lloyds Bank is overhauling its overdraft fees, with a new flat-rate charge of 1p per £7 borrowed. Here's everything you need to know.
I’m due to remortgage and my lender is being difficult about my income – it won’t accept all of the income I earn from my investments and says only half counts towards my mortgage payments.
The likeness of the former governor of California's is being used in a £42m advertising campaign by the Financial Conduct Authority  urging people to complain about PPI mis-selling.
Ineos billionaire Jim Ratcliffe's entertaining High Court battle with Agent Provocateur founder Joe Corre attracts another colourful cast member.
Next boss Simon Wolfson has shown an ability to out-think most retailers over the last 20 years. So it will take brave investors to dispute his decision to keep putting money into bricks and mortar.
David and Frederick Barclay had been pursuing the claim after Littlewoods, the retailer they own through Shop Direct, overpaid VAT to HMRC between 1973 and 2004.
The firm said profits were $4.7bn (£3.5bn) in the three months to the end of September, up 80 per cent. However it warned that investing in better security would hit future profits.
Yesterday, the advisory committee to the US Food and Drug Administration voted 18-1 that Indivior’s injectable drug – RBP-6000 – could benefit addicts.
Shares in British builder Morgan Sindall rose after it raised its earnings forecast for the year for the second time in four months. The stock was up 3.8pc, or 55p, to 1499p.
Although it made £612.2m profit in the three months to September 30, up 78 per cent on a year earlier, this was largely due to a fall in toxic debts rather than a surge of new business or cost-cutti
In a move that could slash consumer bills, hundreds of popular products, from firms such as Unilever, Reckitt Benckiser and Mars, could be sold straight to customers through a new website.
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