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Apple earnings beat on strong sales

October 20, 2014 - 22:43

Apple reports third-quarter earnings of $8.47bn (£5.24bn), beating analysts' expectations, helped by sales of its new iPhone >> read more
VIDEO: 'CHAPS problem delayed my move'

October 20, 2014 - 21:41

House movers, including Aidan Myles from Chorlton, faced delays after the Bank of England stopped an automated system that transfers billions of pounds between banks for much of the day. >> read more
Singapore's charity in a mansion

October 20, 2014 - 21:09

Singapore's philanthropic dynasty >> read more
Bank of England warns on bankers' pay

October 20, 2014 - 18:22

Banks may have to cut pay to reflect lower industry returns since the financial crisis, a senior Bank of England executive has warned. >> read more
Mansion tax 'at least £250 a month'

October 20, 2014 - 17:14

Ed Balls says owners of properties worth between £2m and £3m will pay an extra £250 a month in "mansion tax" under a future Labour government - with higher rates for higher value homes. >> read more
VIDEO: Charge for carrier bags in Scotland

October 20, 2014 - 15:02

A public awareness campaign is being launched to highlight the carrier-bag charge which has come into force in Scotland. >> read more
Pension funds unaccounted for

October 20, 2014 - 14:30

Investors' concern over missing millions following move to "unlock" frozen pensions >> read more
Payment system problem at Bank

October 20, 2014 - 13:39

The Bank of England has stopped the automated system of transfers of large amounts of money between banks owing to a technical problem. >> read more
IBM pays $1.5bn to offload chip unit

October 20, 2014 - 12:57

IBM is to pay $1.5bn in cash to offload its loss-making chip manufacturing division to Abu Dhabi sovereign wealth fund GlobalFoundries. >> read more
Housing 'plateau' as rates fall

October 20, 2014 - 12:08

The housing market is "sitting on a plateau", a lenders' group has said, despite renewed competition between providers on mortgage rates. >> read more

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