Pay for chief executives at FTSE 100 firms increased by 11 percent last year to almost £4 million, according to a new report. The High Pay Centre’s annual review of top pay showed that the top pay in the UK jumped...
UK train fares are expected to rise by 3.5 percent in January, with official figures to be published on Wednesday. The increase, which could add a £200 bill for long-distance commuters, was made as new research has shown commuter satisfaction plummet...
UK banks may have to pay out billions in mis-sold payment protection insurance PPI compensation.  The miss-selling scandal has already cost British banks up to £30 billion, which covered repayments in circumstances such as redundancy, illness or death. A court ruling has suggested that...
A new cost of living survey has revealed Hong Kong to be the world’s most expensive city for expatriates, followed by Tokyo, Zurich, Singapore and Seoul. The survey by consultancy group Mercer ranked 209 cities on different costs including rent, bread and...
According to figures from a banking trade body, debit card transactions have overtaken cash use for the first ever time. A report by UK Finance found that UK consumers used their debit cards 13.2 billion times last year, which is an...