11000 banks urged to check security amid fears hackers could steal TENS OF MILLIONS...

THOUSANDS of global banks and financial firms have been urged to check security amid fears hackers have found a way to access systems and steal cash. Criminals have been targeting the SWIFT messaging platform, which...
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25 April 2016, 21:43

Apple co-founder says company should pay MORE tax...

TECHNOLOGY giant Apple should pay more tax according to its co-founder after outrage over the firm's accounting tricks that cut liabilities by millions. Steve Woznak made the demands after it was revealed the company...
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22 April 2016, 20:00

Volkswagen to compensate Americans for diesel scandal as British drivers get NO PAYOUT...

CARMAKER Volkswagen is to pay almost half a million American drivers "substantial compensation" over the diesel cheating scandal, while British owners will not receive a single penny. The German firm has reached an...
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21 April 2016, 22:07

Beach hut sells for £ 153000 - more than a nearby FIVE bedroom home...

A RUN-DOWN beach hut in north Wales has sold for a whopping £ 153000 - tens of thousands of pounds MORE than a typical home in the region. The shack by the sea in Abersoch on the Ll? N Peninsula in Gwynedd has no...
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21 April 2016, 20:05

Property crash fears as London loses its lure for foreign buyers...

LONDON'S booming property market could be heading for a crash, as foreign investors shun top homes in the capital to stash their wealth. London has become less of a "safe haven" for rich foreigners' cash as price...
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17 April 2016, 21:25

Customer fury as Sainsbury's axes brand match vouchers...

SAINSBURY'S shoppers have reacted with anger after the supermarket announced an end to its 'brand match' price vouchers, which give shoppers money off their next shopping trip. The grocer said it would instead focus...
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08 April 2016, 0:00

M & S boss out to arrest slide...

NEW Marks & Spencer chief executive Steve Rowe has vowed to leave "no stone unturned" to try to reverse a near-constant five-year slide in clothing sales after branding its latest quarterly fashion flop...
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08 April 2016, 0:00

SUMMER HOLIDAY BLOW: Britons warned as pound tipped to plunge by massive 15 per cent...

BRITISH holidaymakers could see their spending power take a huge hit this summer with the pound's value forecast to dive by as much as 15 per cent, according to experts. It means travellers could get a rate as low as...
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07 April 2016, 20:01

City News: H & M, Petroceltic, Glencore and Premier foods...

WARM weather and higher purchasing costs due to a stronger US dollar melted first-quarter profits at H & M. The Swedish fashion giant's profit in the three months to February 29 fell nearly 30 per cent to & pound;...
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07 April 2016, 18:43

Fears for elderly without internet access as HUNDREDS of bank branches to close this year...

THOUSANDS of people could be left without access to vital money services, as hundreds of Britain's bank branches are marked for closure. Customers with HSBC, Barclays and Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) are set to be hit...
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07 April 2016, 18:43

IMF issues warning to Eurozone: Lagarde says tackle financial crisis NOW or face RUIN...

EUROPE's economy is in a worse state than previously thought, shock figures revealed today, as the International Monetary Fund (IMF) urged the bloc to do more to tackle problems amid an increased risk of a global...
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07 April 2016, 18:00

How to retire at 55 - Eight top tips...

MANY workers dream of retiring at the age of 55 but simply can not afford the luxury. Here are eight top tips on how to retire early. Retiring early takes dedication and commitment to save rather than spend when...
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07 April 2016, 15:41

End of housing boom: Prices at market peak and now set to FALL, warn experts...

HOUSE prices in Britain jumped by 10.1 per cent in the year to March but experts have warned this is the peak of the market and to expect a slowdown in growth in the coming months. Home values ​​leapt by & pound; 5477...
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07 April 2016, 15:41

Fake whiplash SCAM: Fraudsters waste 740000 GP hours a year costing £ 38MILLION...

WHIPLASH fraudsters are wasting three quarters of a million GP hours a year in their illegal bid to pocket compensation, a report has found. Almost all doctors report seeing patients who they suspect are exaggerating...
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07 April 2016, 12:26

New car sales are at a 19-year high...

NEW car sales went into overdrive last month with the second biggest monthly figure on record to provide a timely confidence boost to Britain's economy. Strong demand for the new March plates pushed UK registrations...
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06 April 2016, 23:00