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  • Gas
    26 Jul 2012
    Johanna Gornitzki

    Energy commentators are urging British Gas to cut prices ahead of winter after reporting a 23% increase in year-on-year profits.

  • Chart down
    25 Jul 2012

    The UK plunged deeper into recession in the second quarter of this year, according to the latest official figures from the Office for National Statistics.

  • Chart and calculator
    25 Jul 2012

    Nearly £27 billion is invested in underperforming funds, a sharp rise of £17.31 billion over the past six months.

  • car on coins
    25 Jul 2012
    Rachel Lacey

    The cost of insuring a car is once again on the rise - increasing by 4.3% in the last three months, according to the latest AA Premium Index.

  • Handing over money
    24 Jul 2012
    Ruth Jackson

    Over 4.4 million adults aged 21 and above still receive financial support from their parents after they've turned 21.

  • London on map
    23 Jul 2012

    The average home in east London has risen in value by almost £70,000 since it was announced that London had been awarded the Olympic Games back in July 2005.

  • Lloyds logo
    20 Jul 2012

    The Co-operative Group is to acquire 632 branches of Lloyds Banking Group, taking with it around 4.8 million customers.

  • 20 Jul 2012

    Marks & Spencer has opened its first branch of M&S Bank at the retailer's flagship store in Marble Arch, central London.

  • HSBC
    20 Jul 2012

    HSBC has been branded a "financier to drug gangs" by the US Senate for its apparent connection to money-laundering activities.

  • mobile and coins
    20 Jul 2012
    Ruth Jackson

    Mobile phone giant O2 has announced it will be compensating all its customers affected by last week's network outage.