Despite a year of record sales for Spanish fashion giant Zara, in which they saw sales break the £600 million mark for the first time ever, they reported a steep loss in profit following a move in head office...
Government watchdog the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has begun an investigation into large hotel booking sites including Booking.com, Trivago and Expedia, after concerns were expressed over what it calls “the clarity, accuracy and presentation of information on sites.” The...
UK housing wealth exceeds £7 trillion for the first time. Increasing in value by over a third in a decade, the value of all UK housing now stands at £7.14tn. The combination of historically low-interest rates and an array of demand-side...
The US stock market faced its biggest downfall since 2011 on 2nd February, with over $4 trillion being wiped off the value of stock markets internationally. Dow Jones Industrial Average, one of the single most watched indices on the New...
High street retailers and businesses all across the UK have been closing down in the past few months. With retailers such as Toys R Us and Maplin announcing on the same day that they had fallen into administration, and...
From 6 April 2018, university graduates were able to earn more before they begin to repay their student loan. Changes to student finance increased the repayment threshold for English and Welsh undergraduates who started during or after September 2012 from...