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Darling signals Budget restraint
2009-03-12
Chancellor Alistair Darling on Wednesday gave a clear sign he would not mount a big new fiscal boost in next month’s Budget, as he...

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Rates war on the cards for savers
2009-02-23
Savers are poised to enjoy a bonanza of higher interest rates in the coming weeks — after suffering months of falls — as...
UKs public debt surges towards 1,200bn
2009-02-20
Public debt is in danger of rising to 1,200bn – or 80 per cent of national income – in the next three years, double the level...
UBS to pay 0m to settle US tax probes
2009-02-19
UBS on Wednesday agreed to pay $780m (548m) in fines and turn over some customer names to the US government as part of a landmark...
Greenspan backs bank nationalisation
2009-02-18
The US government may have to nationalise some banks on a temporary basis to fix the financial system and restore the flow of credit, Alan...
Monthly refund of VAT credits
2009-02-17
As from January 1st, 2009, companies using the domestic refund procedure are allowed to claim the refund of a VAT credit on a monthly basis...