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FTSE 100 rises despite fall in insurance shares

February 27, 2017 - 10:27

Shares in insurance firms fall following a change to how personal injury claims are calculated. >> read more
Insurance premiums 'to soar' after compensation changes

February 27, 2017 - 10:21

Changes to the formula for calculating compensation payments is set to make car insurance costlier. >> read more
Housebuilder Persimmon's profits rise amid 'confident' market

February 27, 2017 - 09:32

Annual profits at Persimmon rise by nearly a quarter and recent trading remains "encouraging". >> read more
Trinity Mirror sees 24% rise in profits

February 27, 2017 - 08:44

Trinity Mirror's annual profits rise sharply as its acquisition of the Local World group bears fruit. >> read more
The remittances propping up Lesotho's economy

February 27, 2017 - 01:24

Remittances sent home by migrant workers account for 30% of the economy in Lesotho. >> read more
Innovation, Ikea style

February 27, 2017 - 01:20

Ikea's humble bookcase epitomises a relentless pursuit of lower costs and acceptable functionality. >> read more
Love your job

February 27, 2017 - 01:19

With the prospect of working into our late 60s or even our 70s, how do you manage your career? >> read more
'I never felt it was mine to sell'

February 27, 2017 - 01:17

A profile of businessman John Elliott, who rather than sell his business, or allow his children to inherit it, has handed it over to a trust, to ensure that it cannot leave its base in the North East of England. >> read more
CEO Secrets: 'Why I employ autistic people'

February 27, 2017 - 01:14

Kurt Schoeffer, head of IT company Auticon, explains why he headhunts autistic people. >> read more
Energy bills: customer switching hits six-year high

February 27, 2017 - 01:05

Consumers are now more likely to seek out better deals, but the regulator warns many still lose out. >> read more