FTSE and pound fall amid fears over economy and Brexit
(Close): Shares and the pound both saw falls on Wednesday amid uncertainty over the global economy and the UK's position in Europe. The FTSE 100 fell 101.04 points to close at 5,861.27 - a loss of 1.69%. The pound remained at seven-year lows ...
Business rates are putting off international companies from coming to the UK
Intu also warned that the benefits of the government's initiative to devolve additional powers to major regions of the UK outside of London, which it supports, will be jeopardised without a thorough reform of business rates. ?The Government has ...