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Banks 'pay 60%' of profit in penalties

Mon, 06/04/2015 - 23:03
Britain's largest banks have paid 60% of their profits since 2011 in fines and repayments to customers, according to a report by accountants KPMG.
Categories: Economic News

Technology to take fireworks nuclear

Mon, 06/04/2015 - 23:02
How fireworks got bigger, and bigger, and even bigger
Categories: Economic News

Tax changes spark election battle

Mon, 06/04/2015 - 19:01
Changes to tax, benefits and pensions coming into force spark a fresh battle between Labour and the Conservatives over whether families will be better or worse off.
Categories: Economic News

VIDEO: India's women get firms' sparks flying

Mon, 06/04/2015 - 17:33
The BBC's Samira Hussain reports on the trend in India for women to take over the reins of the family business after training and studying abroad.
Categories: Economic News