Government Announcements

Almost a million savers benefit from Help to Buy ISA

23 Jun 17: The Help to Buy ISA has helped more than 960,000 get on the property ladder.

Queen’s Speech 2017: key announcements

22 Jun 17: The Queen has announced the government legislation for the next 2 years as the UK prepares to leave the European Union.

Prioritise economy in Brexit talks, say business bodies

19 Jun 17: 5 leading business groups have called on the government to put “the economy first”.

Inflation rate rises to 2.9%

14 Jun 17: Rising prices for recreational goods, including computer games, toys and hobbies contributed to the increase in the inflation rate last month.

General election: business reaction

09 Jun 17: Industry groups have reacted to the prospect of a hung parliament following the shock result of the general election.