Why this 'Golden Cross' graph is PROOF it's the perfect time to buy gold...

GOLD prices could be about to rise after a so-called 'golden cross' formed for the first time in two years. The key technical level occurs when the 50-day moving average surpasses the 200-day moving average -...
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09 March 2016, 6:08

Services sector 'blow' fuels rate talks...

BRITAIN'S growth prospects were dealt a "hammer blow" as the powerhouse services sector stuttered last month amid Brexit fears and a slowing global economy, increasing speculation about a potential interest rate cut. ...
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760
09 March 2016, 6:08

City news: UK car sales, Africa bank bid, advertising executives and Steve Backshall...

BRITAIN'S car industry shrugged off signs of a slowdown as February new car sales hit a 12-year high. Registrations accelerated by 8.4 per cent from the previous year to 83395 according to the Society of Motor...
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09 March 2016, 5:08

The Crusader: Cold caller victim gets full refund...

THE loss of £ 400 devastated Patricia Humphreys after a mystery company accessed her bank account. But last week the 85-year-old was £ 500 better off and cock-ahoop following an astonishing upturn in her fortunes. ...
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521
09 March 2016, 5:08

Instant is still king: ATM machine operator helps cash hold its ground...

"DO NOT discount cash, it's here to stay," says entrepreneur Jenny Campbell who is putting money on it with plans to expand her ATM empire this year. The founder of UK independent machine operator YourCash is moving...
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667
09 March 2016, 4:32

Tesco's turnaround gathers momentum as it wins back customers...

TESCO'S turnaround has gathered momentum as cheaper prices helped it win back customers and stem the pace of falling sales. The UK's biggest supermarket halved the decline in its overall takings to 0.8 per cent in the...
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667
09 March 2016, 4:32

George Osborne set to unveil Pension ISA costing middle Britain's savers thousands...

MIDDLE-class savers are set to lose tens of thousands of pounds in tax relief as rates are slashed alongside the introduction of a 'pensions ISA' expected to be revealed in the 2016 Budget in less than two weeks. ...
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718
08 March 2016, 23:40

Draghi's BAZOOKA of cash to SAVE the EU: ECB's desperate bid to avoid crisis...

INTEREST rates could be cut in Europe and billions of pounds worth of extra cash injected into the ailing economy next week, amid growing fears of a financial cries on the continent. On Thursday the head of the...
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08 March 2016, 22:49

Slow growth in UK retail sales as shoppers stop splashing cash...

SHOPPERS stopped splashing the cash in February as UK retail sales stalled to cast further doubts over growth prospects. After a strong January boosted by bargain-hunting, like-for-like sales edged up by just 0.1 per...
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08 March 2016, 22:48

Housing Crisis: Squeezed out of the property market...

THERE was a time when almost every Briton aspired to own their home at some point, but now those days may be over. Home-ownership rates have hit their lowest level for almost three decades as sky-high prices and a...
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517
08 March 2016, 21:40

Lowest ever 10-year mortgage launched - should you fix your rate for a DECADE?...

A DECADE-long mortgage at a record low rate has been revealed this week, as lenders' fight for customers ramps up a gear. Leeds Building Society is launching the market-leading home loan fixed at 275 per cent until...
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762
08 March 2016, 21:40

BHS to close up to 40 stores after cutting 400 jobs...

HIGH street stalwart BHS is culling hundreds of jobs and considering closing up to a quarter of its stores, which could lead to thousands of further staff cuts. The troubled retailer is slashing roles from its head...
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08 March 2016, 20:33

House prices set to fall after April, warn experts...

HOUSE prices are still soaring but experts have warned the market to be braced for a sharp slowdown from April. Values ​​across Britain jumped 9.7 per cent over the year to February to sit at a typical & pound; 209495...
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08 March 2016, 20:33

Stamp duty hike spurs buy-to-let spree from investors...

HOUSE prices are being pushed even higher by buy-to-let investors rushing to beat the upcoming stamp duty hike in April, new data due this week from surveyors will show. The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors...
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587
08 March 2016, 20:00

Bank of England boss savaged by MP over 'speculative' and 'damaging' pro-Europe claims...

THE Bank of England chief has been accused of making "speculative" pro-Europe claims, which have damaged the institution and his own reputation. Mark Carney was said to be breaching his role by making statements to...
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08 March 2016, 20:00