The slowdown of house price growth in prime central London, from 3.1% last quarter to 0.5% in Q3 this year is a 'necessary pitstop' for a sustainable market, said one estate agency firm.
Brokers give their verdict on Tesco's interim results.
It is frustrating when you need a loan but cannot seem to get the money you need from anywhere.
Drug giant Glaxosmithkline (GSK) rose after the pharmaceutical giant said core operating profit fell by just 6% to £1.89bn, compared with the £1.71bn forecast.
Lloyds is expected to cut a tenth of its entire workforce, amounting to around 9,000 jobs, in a digital push over the next three years.
Tesco has scrapped its full-year trading update and its chairman is to step down as it deals with the fallout from the accounting scandal which left a £263m black hole in its balance sheet.
Landlords have been warned about an increasing number of rented properties being used to grow and supply illegal drugs.
"For more than two years now, stock markets around the world have risen with barely a pause for breath. After such a period the last couple of weeks have come as a shock, but we should not forget that market ups and downs are what we should expect."
Research into the performance of UK equity income-focused investment trusts shows that annual income has grown by an average of 5% per year for more than 20 years, 2% ahead of inflation.
UK stocks opened with small losses on Wednesday as investors paused for breath following a surge the previous session.
As the big continue to get bigger, industry commentators address the issue of whether the rise of super-sized funds is healthy or a hindrance for investors.
Mortgage lenders have come under attack by the House of Lords for discriminating against older borrowers by placing age restrictions on their homeloans.
As Halloween looms, a survey by Ocean Finance has showed people’s greatest financial fears, with fraud at the top of the list.
Markets across Europe have rallied this morning following confirmation the European Central Bank (ECB) has started buying covered bonds.
Mortgages were the third most complained about financial products in quarter two, from the period July to September, Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) data has shown.
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