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Major property fund to unlock investors' money

Tue, 04/20/2021 - 14:54
M&G's £2bn UK commercial property fund will resume in May, having been suspended since December 2019.
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Under-35s bearing brunt of jobs crisis

Tue, 04/20/2021 - 09:26
Some 635,000 people under 35 came off company payrolls in the year to March, official figures show.
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Car insurance sees biggest price drop in six years

Tue, 04/20/2021 - 02:16
The average cost of car insurance has fallen by £87 in 12 months, according to new data.
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London Capital and Finance: Treasury expects £120m compensation bill

Mon, 04/19/2021 - 15:03
The government says an estimated 8,800 bondholders of the collapsed scheme will receive a share of the money.
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Bank of England to consider digital money plan

Mon, 04/19/2021 - 11:27
The Bank and the Treasury set up a taskforce to examine how a central bank digital currency would work.
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Low-deposit mortgage scheme launched

Mon, 04/19/2021 - 06:51
First-time buyers will get cheaper deals if they can stretch to a bigger deposit, analysts say.
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Job centre workers 'feel unsafe returning to work'

Mon, 04/19/2021 - 00:16
A union representing job centre staff says three in five feel unsafe interacting with the public.
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TUI says summer holiday season can be saved

Fri, 04/16/2021 - 00:05
The boss of Europe's biggest holiday company thinks successful vaccine programmes can prevent another washout.
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Charity shops tell donors: 'Think before giving'

Thu, 04/15/2021 - 00:01
Charity retailers ask givers to book before just turning up with donations as people flock back.
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Working hours: 'I've no idea when I'll be told what shifts I have'

Thu, 04/15/2021 - 00:01
Two-fifths of UK workers in full or part-time employment are given short notice of their work patterns.
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Sainsbury's recalls Medjool dates over Hepatitis A fears

Wed, 04/14/2021 - 15:51
The supermarket is recalling its 'Taste the Difference' Medjool dates amid fears they are contaminated.
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The student loan bubble 'is going to burst'

Wed, 04/14/2021 - 00:26
Cancelling student debt was once a fringe idea in the US, but it's become increasingly mainstream.
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Rightmove says Cornwall's Newquay is hottest UK property market

Wed, 04/14/2021 - 00:09
Online property portal says the Cornish surfing town is the place where properties sell fastest.
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Young black people three times more likely to be unemployed than white peers

Wed, 04/14/2021 - 00:08
Young black people are three times more likely to be out of work than white peers, research shows.
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Estate agent's hi-tech house tour exposes personal data

Tue, 04/13/2021 - 14:29
House listing on Rightmove reveals "treasure trove of private data".
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Shoppers rush back as High Streets reopen in England and Wales

Mon, 04/12/2021 - 11:45
Footfall more than trebles as queues form outside branches of Primark, JD Sports and TK Maxx.
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Post Office could offer sub-postmasters a share in profits

Sun, 04/11/2021 - 19:22
Chief executive Nick Read wants the network to operate on "partnership of equals" basis from 2025.
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Home movers have a spring in their step, says the Halifax

Fri, 04/09/2021 - 09:23
The stamp duty holiday extension led to a "resurgence" in the housing market in March, the Halifax says.
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Women could be owed 'lottery-winning' pension sums

Thu, 04/08/2021 - 01:04
Up to 5,000 women pensioners could be entitled to huge refunds under a little-known-rule, the BBC has learned.
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Covid: Shed and garage offices pose insurance risk

Thu, 04/08/2021 - 00:04
Plans to convert sheds, garages and extensions in order to work from home can leave some uninsured.
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