UK car sales fall 9.3% in July says motor trade body

New car registrations fell 9.3% in July from a year earlier, according to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders

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HSBC profits rise as it prepares for UK ringfence

Pho Europe’s biggest bank reported a 5% rise in pre-tax profit of $10.2bn (£7.8bn) for the first six months of

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UK inflation unexpectedly slows to 2.6% in June

The UK’s inflation rate dropped unexpectedly to 2.6% in June, down from 2.9% in May, official figures have shown. It

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UK ‘positive’ as Brexit discussions begin

Brexit Secretary David Davis has said he is entering negotiations on the UK’s exit from the EU in a “positive

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UK election: Hung Parliament as Theresa May fails to gain majority

Britain’s voters have delivered a stunning blow to Prime Minister Theresa May, wiping out her parliamentary majority and prompting calls

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UK election 2017: Voters to go to the polls

Voting in the UK general election is under way at more than 40,000 polling stations across the country. Polls opened

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Barclays UK boss probed over whistleblower

Jes Staley, the chief executive of Barclays, will lose his annual bonus after two regulators opened an investigation into his

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