Bitcoin's upward trajectory seems to have peaked, with the currency cooling off as the American markets take a break for Thanksgiving. The infamous cryptocurrency hit fresh record highs above $8,300 earlier this week, continuing an upward spiral that has captured investors...
British housebuilder Persimmon (LON:PSN) saw shares plunge over 3.5 percent on Wednesday morning, after analysts failed to be impressed by a 10 percent rise in sales. The company released strong results on Wednesday morning, saying that it had opened 61 new sales...
According to BRC-KPMG sales monitor, non-food sales in October fell to their lowest point in five years. Like-for-like sales had fallen by one percent compared to October 2016 - the biggest drop since records began in 2012. The BRC has warned of the...
The UK service industry, which accounts for roughly 80% of GDP, has seen business activity growth improve after an underwhelming performance in the month previous.The CIPS business activity index was 55.6 for the industry, up from 53.6 in September...
Nationwide has reported a slight increase in UK house prices, rising 0.2 percent between September and October. The average property price in the UK is now £211,085, beating economists' predictions. Annual growth increased from 2.3 percent to 2.5 percent. Nationwide’s chief economist,  Robert Gardner, said: “Low mortgage...