The Shard, London

Britain is back in recession, says OECD

First Post
Thu 29 Mar, AT 15:05

Economists predict fall in UK GDP between January and March – and we might not exit recession until July


British economy will escape a double-dip recession, says CBI

One-Minute Read
Mon 13 Feb, AT 14:43

Growth in exports and business investments to help economy swell not shrink


The US economy is recovering - so why isn't Britain's?

Talking Point
Thu 9 Feb, AT 11:59

Lower household debt and more flexible labour rules help US economy rally while ours flatlines

UK heads towards recession: how bad is it?

Wed 25 Jan, AT 12:02

Some analysts believe we are already in recession, but there is some cause for optimism

Bank of England

Britain is in double-dip recession, warn economists

One-Minute Read
Mon 16 Jan, AT 13:07

Forecasters say economy shrank in the last quarter and will do so again this year

Cracking Xmas for John Lewis but other retailers are hit hard

First Post
Wed 4 Jan, AT 16:14

Who were the winners and losers on the high street over the Christmas break?

Richard Ehrman

The Tory re-election strategy is not going according to plan

Fri 2 Dec, AT 07:31
Richard Ehrman

Plan A was meant to allow for one or two generous budgets before 2015 – not just more of the same

Philip Green's Arcadia sees 38% drop in profits

One-Minute Read
Thu 24 Nov, AT 11:24

Topshop and BHS retail giant also plans to close 260 stores as sales continue to fall


Poor Britannia – incomes fall, child poverty rises

Talking Point
Tue 11 Oct, AT 12:54

Talking point: Is there any hope in Britain for those who are not already independently wealthy?