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House prices slump £6k in a month and rose only 0.8% in 2018, latest index finds
House prices slump £6k in a month and rose only 0.8% in 2018, latest index finds

House prices have seen ‘next to no movement’ over the past year are just 0.8% higher than they were last January, according to Halifax’s latest index.

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Struggling fashion brand Superdry bemoans warm weather as store sales melt and online sales slip too
Struggling fashion brand Superdry bemoans warm weather as store sales melt and online sales slip too

Superdry - a fashion brand best known for outdoor gear and coats - was not best pleased about last year's warmer-than-usual weather, and has blamed balmy temperatures for a sharp decline in sales.

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Thomas Cook considering sale of airline business
Thomas Cook considering sale of airline business

The holiday group's announcement that it was considering 'all options to enhance value to shareholders' sent the firm's shares up over 13 per cent this morning.

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 India's central bank surprises with cut in key lending rate
India's central bank surprises with cut in key lending rate

India's central bank surprises with cut in key lending rate, to 6.25 percent

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What’s happening to house prices and the property market? Investing Show
What’s happening to house prices and the property market? Investing Show

In this Investing Show special, Andrew Montlake of mortgage broker Coreco, joins us to discuss what’s going on in the UK's property and buy-to-let markets.

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My Saga Platinum Card expires on March 28 this year – what are my alternatives?
My Saga Platinum Card expires on March 28 this year – what are my alternatives?

Saga's popular Platinum Card will be axed at the end of March, it offered plenty of travel benefits for the over-50s. Now it's time is up, what alternatives should you consider if you want to keep travelling?

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 2 Australian bankers criticized by misconduct inquiry quit
2 Australian bankers criticized by misconduct inquiry quit

National Australia Bank CEO, chairman resign following criticism in scathing report on financial misconduct

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Energy price cap will rise by £117 to £1,254 a year affecting 15million households
Energy price cap will rise by £117 to £1,254 a year affecting 15million households

The cap on standard variable tariffs (SVTs) was introduced on January 1 with enormous fanfare. Customers were told they would save an average of £76 a year – or around £1billion in total.

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FTSE LIVE: Thomas Cook may sell off airline arm; Superdry blames warm weather for falling sales
FTSE LIVE: Thomas Cook may sell off airline arm; Superdry blames warm weather for falling sales

Thomas Cook is exploring options to potentially sell its airline business amid concerns over the company's future.

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Sanlam's list of the 14 best income UK funds yields 5.6%
Sanlam's list of the 14 best income UK funds yields 5.6%

Dividends may not be raciest element of the investing world but when it comes to long-term returns they are among the most reliable.

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